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Part 2 - The Forty-fourth Parliament - Statistical information as at 2.7.2014

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Levels of qualifications

Level of qualification

ALP

LIB

NP/CLP

GRN

PUP

IND/Other(a)

Total

Senate

Doctorate

-

1

-

-

-

-

1

Master

2

3

-

3

1

1

10

Bachelor(b)

16

29

5

12

1

3

66

Graduate diploma

3

6

-

3

1

-

13

Other diploma

5

3

-

-

-

-

8

Total 'academic'

26

42

5

18

3

4

98

Other professional(c)

1

8

1

1

-

-

11

Certificate

4

7

1

-

-

4

16

Total number of qualifications

31

57

7

19

3

8

125

Members with qualifications

18

26

5

10

1

4

64

Total number of members

25

27

6

10

3

5

76

Proportion with qualifications (%)

72.0

96.3

83.3

100.0

33.3

80.0

84.2

(Corresponding proportion, previous Parliament) (%)

(77.4)

(92.8)

(50.0)

(100.0)

(-)

(100.0)

(84.2)

House of Representatives

Doctorate

2

3

-

1

-

-

6

Master

15

32

-

-

-

1

48

Bachelor(b)

69

74

7

1

-

2

153

Graduate diploma

6

8

1

-

-

2

17

Other diploma

6

7

-

-

-

1

14

Total 'academic'

98

124

8

2

-

6

238

Other professional(c)

4

7

5

-

-

-

16

Certificate

-

7

-

-

-

-

7

Total number of qualifications

102

138

13

2

-

6

261

Members with qualifications

51

59

9

1

-

2

122

Total number of members

55

74

16

1

1

3

150

Proportion with qualifications (%)

92.7

79.7

56.2

100.0

-

66.7

81.3

(Corresponding proportion, previous Parliament) (%)

(87.5)

(78.3)

(41.6)

(100.0)

(-)

(60.0)

(79.3)

Both Houses of Parliament combined

Doctorate

2

4

-

1

-

-

7

Master

17

35

-

3

1

2

58

Bachelor(b)

85

103

12

13

1

5

219

Graduate diploma

9

14

1

3

1

2

30

Other diploma

11

10

-

-

-

1

22

Total 'academic'

124

166

13

20

3

10

336

Other professional(c)

5

15

6

1

-

-

27

Certificate

4

14

1

-

-

4

23

Total number of qualifications

133

195

20

21

3

14

386

Members with qualifications

69

85

14

11

1

6

186

Total number of members

80

101

22

11

4

8

226

Proportion with qualifications (%)

86.2

84.1

63.6

100.0

25.0

75.0

82.3

(Corresponding proportion, previous Parliament) (%)

(84.4)

(82.9)

(44.4)

(100.0)

(-)

(71.4)

(80.9)

(a) Includes AMEP, DLP, FFP, KAP and LDP.

(b) Includes honours degrees. MBBS is counted as one qualification.

(c) Not included elsewhere.

Note: Fellowships, memberships, associateships of professional or other bodies are not included in this table.