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Young employees in the APS data

Ongoing employees under 30 by age group, 1966 to 2015

Year Under 20 20-24 25-29
1966 17.9 16.5 8.4
1967 16.2 19.8 9.3
1968 14.3 22.7 10.2
1969 12.9 24.7 11.1
1970 12.2 26.2 12.2
1971 11.4 27.1 13.5
1972 10.2 26.7 15.9
1973 9.8 26.2 17.8
1974 8.8 25.1 19.5
1975 8.3 24.0 20.9
1976 6.1 21.7 21.5
1977 5.8 20.2 21.4
1978 5.5 19.8 21.3
1979 5.2 19.2 21.2
1980 4.9 18.4 20.7
1981 4.4 17.6 20.3
1982 4.1 16.7 19.8
1983 4.4 17.1 19.3
1984 4.1 16.8 19.3
1985 3.5 16.4 18.9
1986 3.0 15.5 18.6
1987 2.6 14.3 18.2
1988 1.9 12.8 17.7
1989 1.6 11.3 17.3
1990 1.5 10.5 16.7
1991 1.2 9.9 16.0
1992 0.7 9.1 15.3
1993 0.4 8.3 14.8
1994 0.5 7.8 14.2
1995 0.2 7.2 13.6
1996 0.1 6.2 13.0
1997 0.1 5.3 12.6
1998 0.1 4.4 12.4
1999 0.1 4.0 12.3
2000 0.2 4.0 12.3
2001 0.2 4.5 11.8
2002 0.2 4.5 11.6
2003 0.2 4.8 11.6
2004 0.1 4.2 11.2
2005 0.1 3.9 10.9
2006 0.2 4.3 11.1
2007 0.2 4.7 11.5
2008 0.2 4.7 11.5
2009 0.2 4.5 11.4
2010 0.1 3.9 11.4
2011 0.1 3.8 11.3
2012 0.1 3.5 11.0
2013 0.1 3.0 10.6
2014 0.1 2.4 9.7
2015 0.1 1.8 8.7

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Ongoing employees under 30 by age group, 1966 to 2015

Ongoing employees by classification, 1966 to 2015

Year APS 1-2 APS 3-4 APS 5-6 EL SES
1966 62.6 12.6 15.4 5.6 0.9
1967 61.6 13.3 15.8 5.6 0.9
1968 61.1 13.5 16.2 5.6 0.9
1969 60.0 13.9 16.6 5.6 0.9
1970 59.3 14.0 16.9 5.7 0.9
1971 57.3 14.1 17.9 6.0 0.9
1972 56.7 14.7 18.0 6.1 0.9
1973 57.0 14.4 18.2 6.3 0.9
1974 56.8 14.0 18.8 6.9 1.1
1975 57.3 13.5 19.0 7.2 1.2
1976 55.1 14.4 20.3 7.7 1.2
1977 54.9 14.4 20.4 8.0 1.2
1978 54.6 14.6 20.3 8.0 1.2
1979 54.3 14.8 20.3 7.9 1.2
1980 54.2 14.4 20.6 8.3 1.2
1981 53.8 14.3 20.8 8.4 1.2
1982 53.1 14.3 21.1 8.6 1.2
1983 53.8 13.7 20.8 8.5 1.2
1984 52.4 14.5 21.3 8.8 1.2
1985 51.3 14.9 21.6 9.3 1.3
1986 50.1 15.0 22.5 9.9 1.3
1987 48.9 15.1 23.1 10.4 1.3
1988 42.7 20.5 23.6 10.9 1.3
1989 42.3 21.1 23.2 11.2 1.3
1990 39.9 21.6 23.5 12.6 1.3
1991 36.1 23.6 24.3 13.5 1.4
1992 33.4 25.4 25.0 13.8 1.4
1993 30.0 27.7 25.7 14.4 1.4
1994 27.3 29.7 26.3 14.7 1.4
1995 23.3 31.6 27.2 15.6 1.4
1996 20.0 33.6 27.7 16.0 1.4
1997 18.2 35.7 27.6 15.9 1.4
1998 17.1 35.8 27.7 16.7 1.5
1999 13.0 36.9 29.2 18.4 1.6
2000 10.0 38.2 30.2 18.8 1.5
2001 8.6 38.9 30.5 19.0 1.5
2002 8.4 38.8 31.2 19.1 1.5
2003 7.5 39.0 31.5 19.4 1.5
2004 7.0 38.4 32.2 20.1 1.5
2005 5.6 37.7 32.5 21.5 1.5
2006 5.6 37.6 32.4 21.6 1.5
2007 5.5 36.9 32.4 22.3 1.6
2008 4.6 36.0 33.0 23.5 1.6
2009 4.0 35.5 33.3 24.5 1.8
2010 3.3 34.6 34.0 25.4 1.8
2011 3.1 33.0 34.5 26.4 1.8
2012 2.9 31.8 35.3 27.2 1.8
2013 2.6 31.5 35.5 27.4 1.8
2014 2.7 31.4 36.1 26.9 1.8
2015 2.6 31.8 36.6 26.4 1.8

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Ongoing employees by classification, 1966 to 2015

Ongoing engagements by selected classification group, 1966 to 2015

Year APS 1-2 APS 3-4 Trainee and graduate
1966 59.9 2.7 4.3
1967 84.4 5.0 4.5
1968 83.2 4.2 5.0
1969 82.5 4.5 6.6
1970 81.8 4.4 7.5
1971 76.3 6.5 9.4
1972 77.3 8.8 6.5
1973 84.0 4.5 5.0
1974 83.5 4.6 3.2
1975 83.3 4.5 3.4
1976 83.9 4.5 1.4
1977 84.1 4.6 4.3
1978 80.9 5.6 5.6
1979 79.5 6.0 5.7
1980 81.2 4.8 6.2
1981 81.4 4.5 6.4
1982 78.7 5.0 7.9
1983 80.5 4.7 7.9
1984 77.3 6.5 7.4
1985 76.0 6.1 7.2
1986 74.9 6.0 7.7
1987 73.5 7.4 7.0
1988 68.9 9.4 6.2
1989 71.1 7.0 7.3
1990 67.9 7.9 8.8
1991 57.7 12.6 9.2
1992 56.5 13.5 6.4
1993 53.6 17.2 6.6
1994 57.0 16.7 6.3
1995 42.9 17.9 12.9
1996 31.0 23.6 20.1
1997 26.1 35.1 21.8
1998 22.2 36.7 19.4
1999 22.6 37.6 12.4
2000 12.8 48.0 12.8
2001 13.0 51.5 11.7
2002 17.9 39.3 12.3
2003 11.1 53.8 9.6
2004 13.0 41.6 10.4
2005 11.2 44.4 12.1
2006 10.1 47.4 11.4
2007 12.4 46.0 9.3
2008 9.8 44.8 11.6
2009 8.6 44.0 11.1
2010 6.0 35.6 13.8
2011 8.4 37.8 14.0
2012 5.6 33.9 15.3
2013 5.2 32.9 19.9
2014 10.5 21.1 31.6
2015 8.8 19.0 46.5

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Ongoing engagements by selected classification group, 1966 to 2015

Ongoing employees median length of service, 1966 to 2015

Year Length of service
1966 6.6
1967 6.1
1968 5.5
1969 5.3
1970 5.1
1971 5.1
1972 5.0
1973 5.0
1974 5.0
1975 5.0
1976 5.4
1977 5.7
1978 5.8
1979 6.1
1980 6.4
1981 6.9
1982 7.2
1983 7.1
1984 7.0
1985 7.0
1986 7.0
1987 7.0
1988 7.2
1989 7.2
1990 7.2
1991 7.3
1992 7.7
1993 8.0
1994 8.5
1995 9.2
1996 9.7
1997 10.1
1998 10.4
1999 10.4
2000 10.4
2001 10.4
2002 10.1
2003 9.3
2004 9.1
2005 9.0
2006 7.5
2007 7.4
2008 7.7
2009 8.1
2010 8.4
2011 8.5
2012 8.8
2013 9.0
2014 9.4
2015 10.2

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Ongoing engagements with a university degree, 1966 to 2015

Year Percent
1966 21.1
1967 24.8
1968 28.0
1969 25.4
1970 26.5
1971 33.2
1972 29.0
1973 24.0
1974 29.0
1975 30.7
1976 32.4
1977 34.2
1978 41.0
1979 34.3
1980 33.3
1981 29.7
1982 24.6
1983 26.1
1984 28.8
1985 27.4
1986 26.2
1987 27.9
1988 33.4
1989 33.4
1990 37.2
1991 45.0
1992 47.5
1993 52.7
1994 53.0
1995 63.8
1996 61.4
1997 55.3
1998 63.2
1999 65.1
2000 63.8
2001 55.5
2002 59.0
2003 59.6
2004 66.8
2005 67.6
2006 65.1
2007 63.0
2008 63.8
2009 69.2
2010 73.0
2011 71.5
2012 74.1
2013 72.1
2014 75.6
2015 86.6

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