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Table 50: Engagements of ongoing employees: highest educational qualification by classification and gender, 2018-19
Highest educational qualification Classification Total
Trainee Graduate APS 1 APS 2 APS 3 APS 4 APS 5 APS 6 EL 1 EL 2 SES 1 SES 2 SES 3
Doctorate . 4 . . . 5 7 35 15 6 1 2 . 75
Masters . 27 . 1 5 16 33 44 26 13 6 2 . 173
Postgraduate diploma . 3 . 1 1 8 15 27 14 7 2 2 1 81
Bachelor degree 4 92 . . 33 43 96 99 52 15 2 . 1 437
Undergraduate diploma . . . 1 1 3 3 2 6 1 . . . 17
Associate diploma 4 . . . 9 8 18 12 8 3 . . . 62
Skilled vocational qualification 1 . 1 2 1 8 12 6 2 . . . . 33
Basic vocational qualification 1 . . . 1 3 4 3 1 . . . . 13
Year 12 2 . 2 2 10 10 15 10 3 2 . . . 56
Year 11 . . . . . 1 . . . . . . . 1
Year 10 . . . . . 1 1 1 4 . . . . 7
Less than year 10 . . . . 1 . . . . . . . . 1
No data 149 485 21 63 207 374 393 447 229 89 20 4 5 2486
Total men 161 611 24 70 269 480 597 686 360 136 31 10 7 3442

Women

Highest educational qualification Classification Total
Trainee Graduate APS 1 APS 2 APS 3 APS 4 APS 5 APS 6 EL 1 EL 2 SES 1 SES 2 SES 3
Doctorate . 2 . . 1 8 11 29 10 4 . . . 65
Masters . 16 . . 8 14 40 66 52 29 3 3 1 232
Postgraduate diploma . 10 . 3 2 15 17 35 25 15 1 . . 123
Bachelor degree 6 105 2 5 45 102 112 146 70 31 4 . . 628
Undergraduate diploma 1 . . . 4 15 10 7 3 . . . . 40
Associate diploma 6 . . 1 21 37 21 13 3 . . . . 102
Skilled vocational qualification 4 . . 3 13 16 6 8 2 1 . . . 53
Basic vocational qualification 1 . . 5 8 11 8 4 1 . . . . 38
Year 12 2 . 2 3 9 46 23 11 2 1 . . . 99
Year 11 . . 1 1 1 7 . . . . . . . 10
Year 10 1 . . 1 2 10 1 . 1 . . . . 16
Less than year 10 . . . . 1 . . . . . . . . 1
No data 231 428 31 85 409 812 673 627 271 107 20 6 3 3703
Total women 252 561 36 107 524 1093 922 946 440 188 28 9 4 5110

Total

Highest educational qualification Classification Total
Trainee Graduate APS 1 APS 2 APS 3 APS 4 APS 5 APS 6 EL 1 EL 2 SES 1 SES 2 SES 3
Doctorate . 6 . . 1 13 18 64 25 10 1 2 . 140
Masters . 43 . 1 13 30 73 110 78 42 9 5 1 405
Postgraduate diploma . 13 . 4 3 23 32 62 39 22 3 2 1 204
Bachelor degree 10 197 2 5 78 145 210 245 122 46 6 . 1 1067
Undergraduate diploma 1 . . 1 5 18 13 9 9 1 . . . 57
Associate diploma 10 . . 1 30 45 39 25 11 3 . . . 164
Skilled vocational qualification 5 . 1 5 14 24 18 14 4 1 . . . 86
Basic vocational qualification 2 . . 5 9 14 12 7 2 . . . . 51
Year 12 4 . 4 5 19 56 38 21 5 3 . . . 155
Year 11 . . 1 1 1 8 . . . . . . . 11
Year 10 1 . . 1 2 11 2 1 5 . . . . 23
Less than year 10 . . . . 2 . . . . . . . . 2
No data 382 916 52 148 619 1186 1067 1075 500 196 40 10 8 6199
Total 415 1175 60 177 796 1573 1522 1633 800 324 59 19 11 8564

Source: APSED

Last reviewed: 
27 September 2019