AFP staff statistics

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There are a total of 6695 staff in the AFP.
Source: SAS9 as at 01/04/2019.

Years of service

Average years of service for staff in AFP is 12 years
Service group Total %
0yrs 444 7%
01-05yrs 1109 17%
06-10yrs 1456 22%
11-15yrs 1822 27%
16-20yrs 1220 18%
21-25yrs 153 2%
26+yrs 491 7%
Total 6695 100%

Age group

The average age of AFP staff is 42 years old
Age group Total %
18-24 192 3%
25-29 580 9%
30-34 864 13%
35-39 1025 15%
40-44 1232 18%
45-49 1184 18%
50-54 911 14%
55-60 492 7%
60+ 215 3%
Total 6695 100%

Employment group

Employment group Total %
Casual 10 0%
Perm FT 6082 91%
Perm PT 454 7%
Temp FT 132 2%
Temp PT 17 0%
Total 6695 100%

Sworn status

Sworn status Total %
AFP Police 3258 49%
AFP PSO 693 10%
AFP Professional 2744 41%
Total 6695 100%

Gender

Gender Total %
Female 2537 38%
Male 4156 62%
Indeterminate/Intersex/Unspecified 2 0%
Total 6695 100%

AFP total functional breakdown

Portfolio Total
ACT Policing 912
Asia Pacific Group 17
Australian Institute of Police Management 21
Chief Counsel 124
Chief of Staff 109
Counter Terrorism 201
Crime Operations 455
Finance & Commercial 226
International Operations 408
Organised Crime 373
People, Safety & Security 319
Protection Operations 1333
Specialist Operations 635
Support Capability 818
Technology & Innovation 258
Transnational Serious & Organised Crime 3
Workforce, Development & Culture 483
Total 6695

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