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Part 2 - The Forty-second Parliament - Statistical information as at 1.7.2008 - Previous occupation

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Previous occupation(a) Senate

Previous occupation(a)

ALP

LIB

NP/CLP

GRN

IND/Other(b)

Total

Managers and Administrators

Business executives, managers, (self-employed) business-persons, (full-time) company directors, etc.

2

11

3

-

1

17

Political consultants, advisers and lobbyists

2

2

1

2

-

7

Other consultants

-

1

-

-

-

1

Farmers, graziers, other (full-time) primary producers

-

3

-

-

-

3

Members of State/Territory Legislatures

1

1

-

-

1

3

Party and union administrators

18

1

-

-

-

19

Public service/policy managers

1

-

-

-

-

1

Other administrators

-

-

-

2

-

2

Total

24

19

4

4

2

53

Professionals

Accountants, financial advisers, bankers, etc.

-

1

1

-

-

2

Barristers, solicitors, lawyers, legal officers, etc.

1

8

-

-

-

9

Lecturers, professors, tutors

-

2

-

-

-

2

Medical practitioners, dentists, nurses

-

1

-

-

-

1

Party and union officials

4

-

-

-

-

4

Researchers, research assistants, electorate and project officers

2

1

-

1

-

4

Teachers

1

-

-

-

-

1

Total

8

13

1

1

-

23

Total number of members

32

32

5

5

2

76

(a) Occupation immediately prior to (campaigning for) entering or re-entering Parliament or, where this can not be ascertained, the occupation stated which relates most closely to qualification(s) attained.

(b) Family First Party-1.

House of Representatives

Previous occupation(a)

ALP

LIB

NP/CLP

IND

Total

Managers and Administrators

Business executives, managers, (self-employed) business-persons, (full-time) company directors, etc.

12

21

3

-

36

Political consultants, advisers and lobbyists

18

6

1

-

25

Other consultants

2

4

-

-

6

Farmers, graziers, other (full-time) primary producers

-

3

4

-

7

Local government officials

2

-

-

-

2

Members of State/Territory Legislatures

6

1

-

2

9

Party and union administrators

13

1

-

-

14

Public service/policy managers

5

2

-

-

7

Total

58

38

8

2

106

Professionals

Barristers, solicitors, lawyers, legal officers, etc.

10

9

-

-

19

Engineers

-

-

1

-

1

Lecturers, professors, tutors

-

1

-

-

1

Media writers, journalists, broadcasters

1

-

-

-

1

Medical practitioners, dentists, nurses

-

3

-

-

3

Party and union officials

6

-

-

-

6

Psychologists, social workers

1

-

-

-

1

Researchers, research assistants, electorate and project officers

4

2

-

-

6

Total

22

15

1

-

38

Other

Military officers

1

-

-

-

-

Motivational speakers, sports coaches

1

1

-

-

2

Public servants(b)

1

-

-

-

1

Real estate agents/consultants

-

1

1

-

2

Total

3

2

1

-

6

Total number of members

83

55

10

2

150

(a) Occupation immediately prior to (campaigning for) entering or re-entering Parliament or, where this can not be ascertained, the occupation stated which relates most closely to qualification(s) attained.

(b) Not elsewhere included.

Both Houses of Parliament combined

Previous occupation(a)

ALP

LIB

NP/CLP

GRN

IND/Other(b)

Total

Managera and Administrators

Business executives, managers, (self-employed) business-persons, (full-time) company directors, etc.

14

32

6

-

1

53

Political consultants, advisers and lobbyists

20

8

2

2

-

32

Other consultants

2

5

-

-

-

7

Farmers, graziers, other (full-time) primary producers

-

6

4

-

-

10

Local government officials

2

-

-

-

-

2

Members of State/Territory Legislatures

7

2

-

-

3

12

Party and union administrators

31

2

-

-

-

33

Public service/policy managers

6

2

-

-

-

8

Other administrators

-

-

-

2

-

2

Total

82

57

12

4

4

159

Professionals

Accountants, financial advisers, bankers, etc.

-

1

1

-

-

2

Barristers, solicitors, lawyers, legal officers, etc.

11

17

-

-

-

28

Engineers

-

-

1

-

-

1

Lecturers, professors, tutors

-

3

-

-

-

3

Media writers, journalists, broadcasters

1

-

-

-

-

1

Medical practitioners, dentists, nurses

-

4

-

-

-

4

Party and union officials

10

-

-

-

-

10

Psychologists, social workers

1

-

-

-

-

1

Researchers, research assistants, electorate and project officers

6

3

-

1

-

10

Teachers

1

-

-

-

-

1

Total

30

28

2

1

-

61

Other

Military officers

1

-

-

-

-

1

Motivational speakers, sports coaches

1

1

-

-

-

2

Public servants(c)

1

-

-

-

-

1

Real estate agents/consultants

-

1

1

-

-

2

Total

3

2

1

-

-

6

Total number of members

115

87

15

5

4

226

(a) Occupation immediately prior to (campaigning for) entering or re-entering Parliament or, where this can not be ascertained, the occupation stated which relates most closely to qualification(s) attained.

(b) Family First Party-1.

(c) Not elsewhere included