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Table 69: All employees: diversity group, 2004 to 2018

Ongoing Employees                              
                               
  December
Diversity Group 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Women 65427 71847 78039 83753 84644 86166 86810 88054 87037 86016 80163 78875 80126 80068 78431
Indigenous Australians 3193 3155 3372 3633 3604 3684 3771 3663 3744 3797 3764 4097 4411 4516 4484
People with Disability 5187 5228 5330 5436 5303 5251 5295 5201 5035 5247 5104 5329 5220 5170 5075
NESB 1 5364 5959 6437 6968 7130 7420 7708 8140 8255 8283 7811 7673 7675 7610 7394
NESB 2 9211 10169 11062 12046 12334 12678 13099 13746 13928 13892 13052 12775 12897 12790 12439
Total ongoing employees 121335 129538 138686 146814 147473 149657 150823 153201 151342 149226 138585 135601 136871 136369 132446
                               
                               
  Per cent
Diversity Group 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
% Women 53.9 55.5 56.3 57 57.4 57.6 57.6 57.5 57.5 57.6 57.8 58.2 58.5 58.7 59.2
% Indigenous 2.6 2.4 2.4 2.5 2.4 2.5 2.5 2.4 2.5 2.5 2.7 3 3.2 3.3 3.4
% People with disability 4.3 4 3.8 3.7 3.6 3.5 3.5 3.4 3.3 3.5 3.7 3.9 3.8 3.8 3.8
% NESB 1 4.4 4.6 4.6 4.7 4.8 5 5.1 5.3 5.5 5.6 5.6 5.7 5.6 5.6 5.6
% NESB 2 7.6 7.9 8 8.2 8.4 8.5 8.7 9 9.2 9.3 9.4 9.4 9.4 9.4 9.4
                               
Non-ongoing Employees                              
                               
  December
Diversity Group 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Women 5109 5706 6862 7393 6766 6888 7128 7863 7874 8089 7779 10157 10295 8449 9151
Indigenous Australians 360 400 432 505 500 496 477 494 540 452 491 583 668 620 651
People with Disability 190 191 207 229 241 217 221 221 235 229 243 342 409 356 347
NESB 1 330 369 450 478 444 480 623 649 615 495 474 513 530 429 413
NESB 2 536 648 797 854 796 923 1052 1059 983 903 883 1025 1028 849 815
Total non-ongoing employees 8226 9334 11255 11986 10899 11427 12001 13382 13112 13339 12740 16092 16364 13652 14717
                               
                               
  Per cent
Diversity Group 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
% Women 62.1 61.1 61 61.7 62.1 60.3 59.4 58.8 60.1 60.6 61.1 63.1 62.9 61.9 62.2
% Indigenous 4.4 4.3 3.8 4.2 4.6 4.3 4 3.7 4.1 3.4 3.9 3.6 4.1 4.5 4.4
% People with disability 2.3 2 1.8 1.9 2.2 1.9 1.8 1.7 1.8 1.7 1.9 2.1 2.5 2.6 2.4
% NESB 1 4 4 4 4 4.1 4.2 5.2 4.8 4.7 3.7 3.7 3.2 3.2 3.1 2.8
% NESB 2 6.5 6.9 7.1 7.1 7.3 8.1 8.8 7.9 7.5 6.8 6.9 6.4 6.3 6.2 5.5
                               
                               
                               
All Employees                              
                               
  December
Diversity Group 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Women 70536 77553 84901 91146 91410 93054 93938 95917 94911 94105 87942 89032 90421 88517 87582
Indigenous Australians 3553 3555 3804 4138 4104 4180 4248 4157 4284 4249 4255 4680 5079 5136 5135
People with Disability 5377 5419 5537 5665 5544 5468 5516 5422 5270 5476 5347 5671 5629 5526 5422
NESB 1 5694 6328 6887 7446 7574 7900 8331 8789 8870 8778 8285 8186 8205 8039 7807
NESB 2 9747 10817 11859 12900 13130 13601 14151 14805 14911 14795 13935 13800 13925 13639 13254
Total employees 129561 138872 149941 158800 158372 161084 162824 166583 164454 162565 151325 151693 153235 150021 147163
                               
                               
  Per cent
Diversity Group 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
% Women 54.4 55.8 56.6 57.4 57.7 57.8 57.7 57.6 57.7 57.9 58.1 58.7 59 59 59.5
% Indigenous 2.7 2.6 2.5 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.5 2.6 2.6 2.8 3.1 3.3 3.4 3.5
% People with disability 4.2 3.9 3.7 3.6 3.5 3.4 3.4 3.3 3.2 3.4 3.5 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7
% NESB 1 4.4 4.6 4.6 4.7 4.8 4.9 5.1 5.3 5.4 5.4 5.5 5.4 5.4 5.4 5.3
% NESB 2 7.5 7.8 7.9 8.1 8.3 8.4 8.7 8.9 9.1 9.1 9.2 9.1 9.1 9.1 9
                               
Source: APSED                              
Last reviewed: 
29 March 2019