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Table 76: All employees: agency by diversity group, 30 June 2019
  Gender Indigenous Disability English Speaking Background
Agency Men Women Total Indigenous Non-Indigenous No data Disability No Disability No data NESB 1 NESB 2 Eng. Spkng. No data
Agriculture 2439 2562 5003 104 3953 946 109 3601 1293 304 391 2477 1831
- Australian Fisheries Management Authority 102 77 179 7 127 45 3 137 39 . 7 108 64
- Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority 88 121 209 . 198 11 3 197 9 12 15 160 22
- Murray Darling Basin Authority 147 162 309 6 288 15 14 279 16 20 14 247 28
Attorney-General's 432 1012 1444 14 700 730 22 694 728 35 55 568 786
- Administrative Appeals Tribunal 224 447 671 10 594 67 18 581 72 62 85 409 115
- Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency 6 10 16 . 13 3 . 12 4 . 1 10 5
- Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity 27 23 50 1 49 . 2 48 . 1 4 42 3
- Australian Building and Construction Commission 75 73 148 2 67 79 5 62 81 2 3 67 76
- Australian Financial Security Authority 191 286 477 10 455 12 9 449 19 52 72 329 24
- Australian Human Rights Commission 34 109 143 7 117 19 6 116 21 11 17 90 25
- Australian Law Reform Commission 2 8 10 . 4 6 . 4 6 . . 2 8
- Comcare 227 383 610 8 552 50 21 569 20 45 77 463 25
- Commonwealth Ombudsman 71 163 234 7 203 24 14 201 19 7 22 184 21
- Fair Work Commission 107 198 305 . 177 128 6 166 133 8 29 139 129
- Federal Court Statutory Agency 332 870 1202 26 1041 135 23 1039 140 47 74 564 517
- National Archives of Australia 153 210 363 6 279 78 11 284 68 20 25 248 70
- Office of the Australian Information Commissioner 20 76 96 1 92 3 3 91 2 5 19 69 3
- Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions 129 268 397 4 352 41 12 360 25 22 55 290 30
- Office of the Fair Work Ombudsman 313 534 847 9 718 120 30 694 123 49 98 579 121
- Office of the Inspector-General of Intelligence and Securi 13 19 32 . 29 3 2 27 3 1 1 25 5
- Office of Parliamentary Counsel 41 62 103 1 84 18 1 85 17 7 4 72 20
- Safe Work Australia 30 74 104 . 86 18 3 88 13 5 10 69 20
Communications and the Arts 195 366 561 24 505 32 26 488 47 22 48 443 48
- Australian Communications and Media Authority 200 248 448 3 440 5 7 428 13 38 56 314 40
- Australian National Maritime Museum 60 64 125 3 116 6 3 116 6 7 13 98 7
- National Film and Sound Archive 77 94 171 2 79 90 4 103 64 10 7 94 60
- National Library of Australia 117 282 399 15 357 27 27 348 24 51 32 301 15
- National Museum of Australia 85 189 274 14 230 30 14 238 22 14 16 212 32
- National Portrait Gallery 14 42 56 1 36 19 . 43 13 . 3 36 17
- Old Parliament House 41 76 117 . 94 23 5 93 19 2 1 96 18
- Screen Australia 3 4 7 . 6 1 1 6 . 1 1 5 .
Defence 9398 7478 16879 400 8288 8191 552 7285 9042 308 1482 9454 5635
- Defence Housing Australia 236 449 685 9 660 16 11 582 92 34 30 576 45
Education 639 1263 1902 76 1565 261 73 1600 229 107 127 1354 314
- Australian Research Council 40 94 134 1 113 20 11 107 16 8 9 82 35
- Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency 23 54 77 1 66 10 1 63 13 5 8 53 11
Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business 931 1189 2120 61 1528 531 84 1608 428 130 157 1412 421
- Australian Skills Quality Authority 70 139 211 . 149 62 5 145 61 9 20 126 56
Environment and Energy 1210 1507 2717 260 1983 474 67 2268 382 73 146 2041 457
- Bureau of Meteorology 1068 539 1607 24 1398 185 48 1469 90 224 152 1142 89
- Clean Energy Regulator 164 157 322 10 293 19 8 290 24 10 41 241 30
- Climate Change Authority 3 5 8 . 5 3 . 5 3 . . 4 4
- Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority 90 167 257 13 208 36 5 208 44 3 8 124 122
Finance 785 794 1579 40 1403 136 76 1347 156 105 154 835 485
- Australian Electoral Commission 602 1956 2558 35 2371 152 49 2398 111 57 177 2085 239
- Future Fund Management Agency 74 80 154 . 146 8 . 145 9 21 16 96 21
- Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority 22 33 55 . 48 7 2 46 7 2 2 33 18
Foreign Affairs and Trade 1564 2217 3781 106 3643 32 86 3691 4 162 316 2701 602
- Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research 18 42 60 . 60 . . 60 . 5 6 47 2
- Australian Trade and Investment Commission 264 330 594 6 436 152 11 369 214 48 53 281 212
Health 1360 2924 4285 109 3857 319 204 3867 214 232 393 3174 486
- Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission 115 355 470 5 380 85 16 376 78 25 36 327 82
- Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care 19 68 87 . 79 8 1 78 8 3 10 60 14
- Australian Digital Health Agency 22 30 52 . 49 3 2 47 3 4 8 36 4
- Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 117 259 376 1 363 12 11 311 54 14 29 285 48
- Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency 75 62 137 . 114 23 3 126 8 11 15 97 14
- Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority 180 158 338 1 166 171 4 156 178 2 10 141 185
- Cancer Australia 11 66 77 . 23 54 2 22 53 3 3 14 57
- Food Standards Australia New Zealand 32 71 103 1 78 24 4 73 26 4 8 65 26
- National Blood Authority 16 43 59 . 47 12 1 47 11 2 3 35 19
- National Health and Medical Research Council 61 156 217 3 178 36 7 180 30 13 11 159 34
- National Health Funding Body 8 14 22 1 19 2 . 21 1 6 . 15 1
- National Mental Health Commission 5 23 28 . 25 3 1 25 2 2 . 23 3
- Organ and Tissue Authority 7 19 26 . 24 2 2 22 2 1 4 17 4
- Professional Services Review 7 16 23 . 17 6 1 19 3 1 5 14 3
Home Affairs 6537 7533 14070 300 10626 3144 307 10540 3223 914 1542 8351 3263
- Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission 387 377 764 11 618 135 19 701 44 47 51 565 101
- AUSTRAC 172 213 385 1 379 5 7 370 8 35 57 284 9
Industry, Innovation and Science 2172 2180 4355 56 3628 671 113 3679 563 455 391 2570 939
- National Offshore Petroleum Safety And Environmental Manag 71 54 125 . 125 . . 124 1 6 11 108 .
Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development 441 549 990 22 938 30 45 903 42 61 79 810 40
- Australian Transport Safety Bureau 68 38 107 2 74 31 1 75 31 . 7 67 33
- Infrastructure and Project Financing Agency 6 7 13 . 7 6 . 7 6 1 . 5 7
- National Capital Authority 27 44 71 3 44 24 1 47 23 2 2 43 24
Prime Minister and Cabinet 714 1442 2156 331 1615 210 86 1817 253 79 119 1634 324
- Aboriginal Hostels Ltd. 182 269 451 245 188 18 14 408 29 27 43 305 76
- Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islan 56 67 123 38 82 3 8 110 5 3 4 109 7
- Australian National Audit Office 157 202 359 2 322 35 7 349 3 41 39 271 8
- Australian Public Service Commission 69 195 264 15 224 25 25 211 28 9 16 202 37
- Office of National Intelligence 117 123 240 2 221 17 5 225 10 4 17 207 12
- Torres Strait Regional Authority 79 94 173 126 46 1 2 97 74 2 23 67 81
- Workplace Gender Equality Agency 5 22 28 . 17 11 . 21 7 5 2 13 8
Services Australia 8739 21785 30572 1753 27189 1630 1712 15132 13728 1594 2958 19986 6034
- Digital Transformation Agency 110 135 245 1 214 30 10 188 47 4 22 160 59
Social Services 804 1741 2545 141 1938 466 180 1678 687 93 167 1475 810
- Australian Institute of Family Studies 23 86 109 . 101 8 2 99 8 10 13 76 10
- National Disability Insurance Agency 873 2617 3491 107 3092 292 412 1320 1759 98 201 1873 1319
- NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission 49 144 194 3 109 82 13 59 122 7 5 61 121
Treasury 662 625 1287 13 1180 94 33 1160 94 110 135 923 119
- Australian Bureau of Statistics 1311 1425 2739 33 1567 1139 74 1485 1180 133 155 1076 1375
- Australian Competition and Consumer Commission 518 662 1180 20 954 206 40 927 213 46 133 764 237
- Australian Securities and Investments Commission 832 1149 1981 17 898 1066 4 1975 2 72 177 881 851
- Australian Taxation Office 8076 10818 18900 462 12584 5854 581 12259 6060 1510 2080 8544 6766
- Office of the Inspector-General of Taxation 20 11 31 . 31 . . 30 1 6 13 11 1
- Productivity Commission 82 92 174 2 170 2 6 161 7 12 30 127 5
Veterans' Affairs 596 1078 1674 21 1623 30 46 1544 84 51 131 1031 461
- Australian War Memorial 151 180 331 4 283 44 3 278 50 5 16 264 46
Total 59337 87826 147237 5179 112910 29148 5508 98682 43047 7936 13333 88822 37146

Source: APSED

Last reviewed: 
27 September 2019