AFP staff statistics

Australia

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There are a total of 6540 staff in the AFP.
Source: SAS9 as at 30/06/2017.

Years of service

Average years of service for staff in AFP is 11 years
Service group Total %
0yrs 151 2%
01-05yrs 1303 20%
06-10yrs 2115 32%
11-15yrs 1613 25%
16-20yrs 618 9%
21-25yrs 163 3%
26+yrs 577 9%
Total 6540 100%

Age group

The average age of AFP staff is 42 years old
Age group Total %
18-24 134 2%
25-29 545 8%
30-34 917 14%
35-39 1075 17%
40-44 1260 19%
45-49 1128 17%
50-54 859 13%
55-60 430 7%
60+ 192 3%
Total 6540 100%

Employment group

Employment group Total %
Casual 12 0%
Perm FT 6056 93%
Perm PT 421 6%
Temp FT 48 1%
Temp PT 3 0%
Total 6540 100%

Sworn status

Sworn status Total %
AFP Police 3383 52%
AFP PSO 716 11%
AFP Professional 2441 37%
Total 6540 100%

Gender

Gender Total %
Female 2337 36%
Male 4202 64%
Indeterminate/Intersex/Unspecified 1 0%
Total 6540 100%

AFP total functional breakdown

Portfolio Total
ACT Policing 884
Asia Pacific Group 15
Australian Institute of Police Management 22
Capability Development 72
Chief Counsel 102
Chief of Staff 100
Counter Terrorism 68
Crime Operations 86
Finance & Commercial 215
International Operations 392
Organised Crime & Cyber 134
People, Safety & Security 326
Protection Operations 647
Reform, Culture & Standards 98
Specialist Operations 505
Support Capability 797
Technology & Innovation 227
Workforce & Development 1850
Total 6540

National Security Hotline

Platypus 122

Budget 2017-18

International Engagement 2020 and Beyond