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FR ID A Y . OCTOBER 2 2 . 1 9 8 2 NO,. l 6 f f / 8 2

AUSTRALIAN DEFENCE FORCE EMPLOYMENT S T A T IS T IC S

AUGUST 1 9 8 2

T h e t o t a l s t r e n g t h o f t h e P e r m a n e n t D e f e n c e

F o r c e w a s 7 3 , 0 9 4 a t t h e e n d o f A u g u s t 1 9 8 2 , c o m p a r e d w i t h

7 3 , 1 8 9 a t t h e e n d o f J u l y 1 9 8 2 , t h e M i n i s t e r f o r D e f e n c e ,

Mr I a n S i n c l a i r , s a i d t o d a y .

T h e s t r e n g t h s o f t h e i n d i v i d u a l S e r v i c e s w e r e :

N a v y 1 7 , 5 0 5 : A rm y 3 2 , 9 0 9 ; a n d A i r F o r c e 2 2 , 6 8 0 .

T h e P e r m a n e n t D e f e n c e F o r c e

Mr S i n c l a i r s a i d t h a t e n l i s t m e n t s f o r t h e m o n th

t o t a l l e d 5 2 6 , c o m p r i s i n g 3 9 7 m a l e a n d 1 2 9 f e m a l e e n l i s t m e n t s .

R e s e r v e F o r c e s

A t t h e e n d o f A u g u s t , R e s e r v e F o r c e s w i t h

t r a i n i n g o b l i g a t i o n s t o t a l l e d 3 3 , 8 1 5 , o f w h i c h 3 0 , 1 6 2

c o m p r i s e d t h e e f f e c t i v e s t r e n g t h o f t h e C i t i z e n M i l i t a r y

F o r c e s ' c o m p o n e n t o f t h e Arm y R e s e r v e s .

* * * * * * * * * * ■

F u r t h e r I n q u i r i e s :

M i n i s t e r i a l Mr G e o f f r e y H o l e 0 2 2 4 1 1 6 5 1

0 6 2 7 2 7 5 7 6

D e p a r t m e n t a l Mr B r u c e D a v i s 0 6 2 6 5 2 9 1 3 ( D i r e c t )

0 6 2 6 5 2 9 9 9 ( S / B o a r d )

0 6 2 8 2 2 2 7 0 ( A / H o u r s )

Issued by the Directorate of Public Relations, Department of Defence, Canberra ACT, 2600

FOR MONTH OF AUGUST 1982______ TABLE No 1 : MANPOWER STRENGTHS

AUSTRALIAN DEFENCE FORCE EMPLOYMENT STATISTICS

i 1 NAVY 1 ARMY I A IR FORCE 1 TOTAL l

l I

PERMANENT FORCE 1

I

1 |

1 I

1 I

1 1 I

A c t u a l S t r e n g t h

End AUGUST 1982 . ( a )

1 1 1 I

1 7 ,5 0 5

1 1 1 I

3 2 ,9 0 9

I

1 2 2 ,6 8 0 I 7 3 ,0 9 4

1 1 1 | 1 1 I

End JULY 1982

1 1 I

1 7 ,5 3 7

1 1 |

3 2 ,9 3 7 1 2 2 ,7 1 5

1

1 7 3 ,1 8 9

1 ! I

1 I

C h a n g e d u r i n g

1 1 I

-3 2

1 1 I

-2 8 I -3 5

1

1 -9 5

1 1 I 1 1 1

T a r g e t S t r e n g t h

3 0 J u n e

( b )

1 1 1 1 7 ,6 2 6

1 1 1 3 2 ,8 5 0

1 1 | 2 2 ,7 0 7 | 7 3 ,1 8 3

1 1 1

( a ) I n c l u d e s a l l p e r m a n e n t m e m b e r s o f t h e A u s t r a l i a n D e f e n c e F o r c e ,

i n c l u d i n g m e m b e r s o f t h e A u s t r a l i a n D e f e n c e F o r c e s e r v i n g w i t h

t h e PNG D e f e n c e F o r c e w h ic h t o t a l 27 N a v y , 130 A rm y,

a n d 26 A i r F o r c e . C i t i z e n F o r c e s a n d R e s e r v e s o n f u l l t i m e

d u t y a r e i n c l u d e d . I l l e g a l a b s e n t e e s a r e e x c l u d e d .

( b ) T a r g e t s t r e n g t h s a r e t h o s e p r o v i d e d f o r i n t h e B u d g e t o f t h e

A u s t r a l i a n G o v e r n m e n t .

TABLE N o . 2 ; COMPOSITION OF PERMANENT DEFENCE FORCE ^ END AUGUST 1982

Γ 1 NAVY 1 ARMY 1 A IR FORCE I TOTAL

1

1 MALES

1 1

1 1

1 1 1

1

1 O f f i c e r s 1 2 ,0 8 0

I

1 4 ,1 3 6

I

1 3 ,4 1 6

I

1 9 ,6 3 2

I

1 i

1 I

O t h e r R a n k s

1 1 1 2 ,8 7 6 1 2 5 ,4 7 5

I

1 1 1 6 ,7 0 0

|

1 1 5 5 ,0 5 1

1 1 I

1 1 I

C a d e t s .

1 1 372

l 1 504

1

1 455

1 1 1 ,3 3 1

|

1 1 | \ 1 1 A p p r e n t i c e s ( b )

1 1 758

1 1 885

I

1 469

I

1 2 ,1 1 2 1

| 1 1 | J u n i o r R e c r u i t s

1 1 256

1

I

1

|

1 1 256

j

1 j

1 |

T o t a l M a le s 1 1 6 ,3 4 2

1 1 3 1 ,0 0 0 1 2 1 ,0 4 0 1 6 8 ,3 8 2 1

j

1 FEMALES

1 1 1

1 I

O f f i c e r s 1 103

I

1 302

I

1 211 1 616

I

1 I

1 l |

O t h e r R a n k s 1 1 ,0 1 2

I

1 1 1 ,5 8 8

I

1 1 1 ,4 0 1 1 4 ,0 0 1

I

1

1 I

1 l |

C a d e t s

1 1 48

I

1 19

I

1 1 28

I

1 95

I

1 1

1 1 1

T o t a l F e m a le s ( c )

1 1 1 ,1 6 3

1 1 1 ,9 0 9

1

1 1 1 ,6 4 0

1

1 1 4 ,7 1 2

1 1

1

1 1 TOTAL PERMANENT FORCE | 1 7 ,5 0 5 1 3 2 ,9 0 9 1 2 2 ,6 8 0 j 7 3 ,0 9 4

1

1

( a ) D e t a i l s f o r p r e v i o u s m o n th s a r e p r o v i d e d i n T a b l e N o . 3 . C i t i z e n

F o r c e s a n d R e s e r v e s o n f u l l t i m e d u t y a r e i n c l u d e d i n t h e

a p p r o p r i a t e p e r s o n n e l c a t e g o r y .

( b ) F o r A i r F o r c e , i n c l u d e s a p p r e n t i c e s u n d e r g o i n g t r a i n i n g a t

A p p r e n t i c e S c h o o l , b a s i c a l l y F i r s t a n d S e c o n d Y e a r A p p r e n t i c e s .

F o r N a v y a n d A rm y, i n c l u d e s F i r s t , S e c o n d , T h ir d a n d F o u r t h

Y e a r A p p r e n t i c e s .

( c ) T h i s f i g u r e e x c l u d e s 51 N a v y , 79 Arm y a n d 67 A i r F o r c e

f e m a l e s o n M a t e r n i t y L e a v e .

2

TABLE No. 3: COMPOSITION OF PERMANENT DEFENCE FORCE ( a )

END END 1 END 1 END Ie n d

AUG 82 JUL 82 j JUN 82 j MAY 82 | AUG 81

NAVY 1

I

1 I

M a le -

1 1

1 1

O f f i c e r s 2 ,0 8 0 2 ,0 7 4 | 2 ,0 7 6 | 2 ,0 8 7 | 2 ,0 9 3

S a i l o r s 1 2 ,8 7 6 1 3 ,0 4 4 | 1 3 ,1 3 1 1 1 3 ,0 0 5 | 1 2 ,9 3 5

C a d e t s 372 365 I 377 | 390 | 416

A p p r e n t i c e s 758 657 1 687 | 629 I 636

J u n i o r R e c r u i t s 256 258 1 172 | 254 I 186

T o t a l 1 6 ,3 4 2 1 6 ,3 9 8 1 1 6 ,4 4 3 I 1 6 ,3 6 5 . 1 1 6 ,2 6 6

|

F e m a le - 1

1 1

O f f i c e r s 103 104 1 104 I 104 1 91

WRANS 1 ,0 1 2 997 1 1,013: 1 1 ,0 2 0 1 899

C a d e t s 48 ' 38 1 38 1 38 1 42

T o t a l 1 ,1 6 3 1 ,1 3 9 1 1 ,1 5 5

1

1 1 ,1 6 3 1 1 ,0 3 2

1

TOTAL NAVY 1 7 ,5 0 5 1 7 ,5 3 7 j 1 7 ,5 9 8 | 1 7 ,5 2 8 1 7 ,2 9 8

ARMY

1 1 1

1 1 I

M a le -

1 1

1 1

O f f i c e r s 4 ,1 3 6 4 ,1 4 6 1 4 ,1 5 9 1 .4 ,1 4 3 1 4 ,1 3 3

O t h e r R a n k s 2 5 ,4 7 5 2 5 ,5 6 1 1 2 5 ,4 6 1 1 2 5 ,5 7 9 1 2 5 ,6 4 6

C a d e t s 504 502 1 470 1 514 1 519

! A p p r e n t i c e s 885 866 i 908 ' 1 921 1 753

T o t a l 3 1 ,0 0 0 3 1 ,0 7 5 1 3 0 ,9 9 8

I

1 3 1 ,1 5 7 1 3 1 ,0 5 1

F e m a le -

1 1 1

O f f i c e r s 302 301 1 299 1 297 1 280

! O t h e r R a n k s 1 ,5 8 8 1 ,5 4 1 1 1 ,5 5 8 1 1 ,5 2 1 1 1 ,4 8 8

C a d e t s 19 20 1 21 1 19 1 26

T o t a l 1 ,9 0 9 1 ,8 6 2 1 1 ,8 7 8 1 1 ,8 3 7 j 1 ,7 9 4

1 TOTAL ARMY 3 2 ,9 0 9 3 2 ,9 3 7 | 3 2 ,8 7 6 | 3 2 ,9 9 4 j 3 2 ,8 4 5

A IR FORCE

1 "" "

| I

M a le -

1 1

1 1

O f f i c e r s 3 ,4 1 6 3 ,4 0 5 1 3 ,4 1 1 1 3 ,4 0 4 1 3 ,3 0 1

! A ir m e n 1 6 ,7 0 0 1 6 ,7 3 2 1 1 6 ,7 3 9 ' 1 1 6 ,7 0 9 1 1 6 ,5 8 3

C a d e t s 455 449 1 437 1 453 1 405

A p p r e n t i c e s 469 474 1 480 1 541 1 438

i T o t a l 2 1 ,0 4 0 2 1 ,0 6 0 1 2 1 ,0 6 7 1 2 1 ,1 0 7 j 20>727

F e m a le - 1 1

O f f i c e r s . 211 216 1 222 1 221 1 222

A ir w o m e n 1 ,4 0 1 1 ,4 1 1 1 1 ,3 9 4 1 1 ,4 0 9 1 1 ,3 6 1

C a d e t s 28 28 1 28 1. 28 1 23

T o t a l 1 ,6 4 0 1 ,6 5 5 1 1 ,6 4 4 1 1 ,6 5 8 | 1 ,6 0 6

TOTAL A IR FORCE 2 2 ,6 8 0

1

2 2 ,7 1 5 | 2 2 ,7 1 1 | 2 2 ,7 6 5 | 2 2 ,3 3 3

( a ) C i t i z e n F o r c e s a n d R e s e r v e s o n f u l l t i m e d u t y a r e i n c l u d e d i n

t h e a p p r o p r i a t e p e r s o n n e l c a t e g o r y .

\

TABLE No. 4 : ENLISTMENTS DURING THE MONTH OF AUGUST 1982 ( a )

A IR

NAVY ARMY FORCE TOTAL

MALES

G e n e r a l E n l i s t m e n t s ( b ) 79 198 79 356

O f f i c e r s —

D i r e c t E n t r y — 3 1 - 4

U n d e r g r a d u a t e E n t r y 2 1 1 4

O f f i c e r C a d e t s - ( c )

C o l i e g e / A c a d e m y 14 - - 14

O t h e r O f f i c e r T r a i n e e s — — 17 17 .

O t h e r c a t e g o r i e s -

A p p r e n t i c e s — — — —

N a v y J u n i o r R e c r u i t s - — — —

C i t i z e n F o r c e s a n d R e s e r v e s

o n f u l l t i m e d u t y

.. O f f i c e r s 1 1 — 2

., O t h e r R a n k s —

T o t a l M a l e s 96 203 98 397

FEMALES

O f f i c e r s — D i r e c t E n t r y - _ 2 ' - . 2

O t h e r R a n k s 30 66 20" 1 1 6

C a d e t s 6 ■ - - 6

O t h e r . C a t e g o r i e s —

C i t i z e n F o r c e s a n d R e s e r v e s

o n f u l l t i m e d u t y

. O f f i c e r s - - - -

. O t h e r R a n k s 1 2 2 5

T o t a l F e m a l e s · 37 70 22 129

TOTAL ENLISTM ENTS ( d ) 133 273 120 526

( a ) E n l i s t m e n t s r e f e r t o p e r s o n n e l a c t u a l l y t a k e n o n s t r e n g t h d u r i n g

t h e m o n t h . E x t e n s i o n s o f s h o r t s e r v i c e c o m m i s s i o n s , r e - e n g a g e m e n t s

a n d m o v e m e n t s b e t w e e n c a t e g o r i e s a r e e x c l u d e d .

( b ) I n c l u d e s A d u l t R e c r u i t s ( N a v y ) , M a l e O t h e r R a n k s (A r m y ) a n d M a le

A ir m e n ( A i r F o r c e ) . D e t a i l s o f g e n e r a l e n l i s t m e n t s f o r p r e v i o u s

p e r i o d s a r e p r o v i d e d i n T a b l e N o . 6 .

( c ) E x c l u d e s C a d e t s e n t e r i n g f r o m w i t h i n t h e S e r v i c e .

( d ) D e t a i l s o f t o t a l e n l i s t m e n t s f o r p r e v i o u s p e r i o d s a r e p r o v i d e d

i n T a b l e N o . 5 . I n a d d i t i o n 21 N a v y , 4 A rm y a n d 7

A i r F o r c e p e r s o n n e l w e r e t a k e n b a c k o n s t r e n g t h d u r i n g t h e m o n t h .

4

TABLE No 5 : TOTAL ENLISTMENTS ( a )

1

PERIOD 1 NAVY

1

l ARMY 1

1

A IR FORCE 1 TOTAL

1

1 1 Q u a r t e r e n d i n g -

1 1 1

1 1 |

1 ..............

1

1 | JUNE 1981 | 483 I 1 ,1 5 9 | 484 | 2 ,1 2 6

I SEPTEMBER 1981 | 552 | 980 I ' 612 I 2 ,1 4 4

I DECEMBER 1981 , | 346 | 708 l 327 I 1 ,3 8 1

I MARCH 1982 1 692 | 1 ,4 1 7 l 1 ,0 9 6 I 3 ,2 0 5

1 1

JUNE 1982 | 519

1

| 930 1

1 I

316 | 1 ,7 6 5

1 1

1 1 l 1

M on th o f -

1 1

j

1 1 1 1

I

1 l MAY 1982 1 131 1 24

1

101 | 256

JUNE 1982 1 212 | 542 I 75 | 829

l JULY 1982 | 239 | 384. 1 161 | 784

1 1 1

AUGUST 1982 | 133

1

| 273 1

1 1

120 l 526

1 l

( a ) E n l i s t m e n t s r e f e r t o p e r s o n n e l a c t u a l l y t a k e n o n s t r e n g t h

d u r i n g t h e m o n t h . I l l e g a l a b s e n t e e s t a k e n b a c k o n s t r e n g t h ,

e x t e n s i o n o f s h o r t s e r v i c e c o m m i s s i o n s , r e - e n g a g e m e n t s a n d

m o v e m e n t s b e t w e e n c a t e g o r i e s a r e e x c l u d e d .

TABLE No 6 : MALE GENERAL ENLISTMENTS ^

1 1

PERIOD 1 NAVY 1 ARMY I A IR FORCE 1 TOTAL

1

1 1 1 I

Q u a r t e r e n d i n g -

JUNE 1981

1 1

388

1 1

1 1

| 1 ,0 1 4 ! 423

1 1

1 ,8 2 5

1

SEPTEMBER 1981 289 843 345 1 ,4 7 7

1

DECEMBER 1981 215 613 243 1 ,0 7 1 1I MARCH 1982 255 842 479 1 ,5 7 6 111IJUNE 1982j 384 II 761 11 1 I |237j 1 ,3 8 21111 1M on th o f - MAY*19821 941 1 1 1 21 7811 193| JUNE 1982 211 453 67 731 | JULY 1982 1 85 1 333 1 83 I 501111AUGUST 19821 79 1| 198 j 1 179| 3561 1( a ) E n l i s t m e n t s r e f e r t o p e r s o n n e l a c t u a l l y t a k e n o n s t r e n g t hd u r i n g t h e m o n t h . I l l e g a l a b s e n t e e s t a k e n b a c k o n s t r e n g t h , r e - e n g a g e m e n t s a n d m o v e m e n ts b e t w e e n c a t e g o r i e s a r e e x c l u d e d .

5

TABLE No 7 : WASTAGE ( a ) DURING MONTH OF AUGUST 1982

1 AIR I -

1 NAVY ARMY FORCE 1 TOTAL

SUMMARY 1

M a le s - O f f i c e r s

1 1 I

14 15 10 | 39

O t h e r R a n k s

1 1 I

152 263 98 I 513

C a d e t s

1 1 1

6 3 11 | 20

F e m a le s - O f f i c e r s

1

|

1 1 5 1 7

O t h e r R a n k s

1 1 I

12 22 38 1 72

C a d e t s

I 1 1

1 1 - 1 2

TOTAL

I 186

305 162 1 653

AIR

1 NAVY ARMY FORCE 1 TOTAL

MALE OFFICERS 1

A g e R e t i r e m e n t

1

( b ) 1

I

- 2 - ' 1 2

R e s i g n a t i o n

1

|

. W i t h F u l l P e n s i o n ( c ) 1

■

F i v e y e a r s o r l e s s

fr o m a g e r e t i r e m e n t . . . . . 1 3 3 4 I 10

M ore t h a n f i v e y e a r s 1

fr o m a g e r e t i r e m e n t . . — 2 — 1 2

. W ith P a r t i a l P e n s i o n ( d ) 1

1 0 y e a r s o r l e s s 1

fr o m a g e r e t i r e m e n t . . . . 1 2 2 - 1 4

M ore t h a n 10 y e a r s 1

fr o m a g e r e t i r e m e n t . . . . 1

1

1 2 1 1 4

. W i t h o u t P e n s i o n 1

I

1 3 2 1 6

S h o r t S e r v i c e C o m m is s io n

1 1

- C o m p l e t i o n 1 - - - 1 -

- R e s i g n a t i o n 1 2 - 2 1 4

O t h e r ( e ) ( g ) 1

1

5 . 1 1 ! 7

TOTAL MALE OFFICERS

1 1 14 15 10 1 39

See notes on page 7.

1 1 AIR

1 1

NAVY i ARMY I

1

FORCE 1 TOTAL

1 MALE OTHER RANKS

I f I

1 1 |

1 W ith a t l e a s t 2 0 y e a r s

1 1

1

1 s e r v i c e - 1

I

1 I

I C o m p l e t i o n o f E n g a g e m e n t

1 1 22 1

1

9 1

j

31 | 62

I Own R e q u e s t

1 1 I

7 | 27 1

I

21 I 55

I A g e R e t i r e m e n t

1 1 I

- ; I

1

|

1 1 1

1 W ith l e s s t h a n 2 0 y e a r s

1 I

1 1

1 s e r v i c e - 1

I

1 I

1 C o m p l e t i o n o f

1 1 1

1 E n g a g e m e n t ( e ) 1

j

22 1 82 1 2 1 106

1 Own R e q u e s t 1

I

43 1 41 1 3 . 1 87

1 A g e R e t i r e m e n t

1 1 I

- 1

1

i 1

I

1 1 2

1 T r a i n e e s ( f )

1 1 1

30 1

l

48 1

I

12 1 90

1 O t h e r ( g )

1 1 1

28 1 55 1 27 1 110

TOTAL MALE OTHER RANKS i

1 152 j 263 j

98 j 513

MALE OFFICER CADETS - TOTAL 1 1 6 | 3 | 11 | 20

TOTAL MALES

1 172 j 281 j 119 | 572

i FEMALE OFFICERS

1

I

1 1 1

1 A g e R e t i r e m e n t ( b )

1 1 I

- 1

1

" 1

• - -

1 R e s i g n a t i o n

I 1 1 1

1 . w i t h f u l l p e n s i o n ( c )

l -

1 I

- 1 . - -

I i . w i t h p a r t i a l p e n s i o n ( d ) 1

I

- |

1

- I -

! W i t h o u t P e n s i o n 1

I

- 1

1

I

1 1 i

1 S h o r t S e r v i c e C o m m is s io n 1

1 1

1 - C o m p l e t i o n 1 - | l 1 — , 1 i

1 - R e s i g n a t i o n 1

1

— I

" 1

1 1 l

1 O t h e r ( e ) ( g )

1 1 1

l 1

1

" 1

' 3 ! 4

j TOTAL FEMALE OFFICERS . 1 1 j 1 j 5 7

See notes on page 7.

7

\

1 1 1 A IR

1 NAVY 1

1

ARMY I FORCE TOTAL

1 FEMALE OTHER RANKS

1 1

1 1

1 W ith a t l e a s t 2 0 y e a r s

1 s e r v i c e -

1 1 1

1 1

1

1 .

1 C o m p l e t i o n o f E n g a g e m e n t

1 1 I

-

1

I

-

1

1

-

1 Own R e q u e s t

1 1 I

1 1 I

-

I

-

1 A g e R e t i r e m e n t

1 1 I

-

1 1 I

- .

1

I

-

1' W ith l e s s t h a n 2 0 y e a r s

1 s e r v i c e -

I

1

I

1 1 1 I

1

1 C o m p l e t i o n o f

1 E n g a g e m e n t ( e )

1 1 1 I

1

1 1 1 I

5

1

1 20 26

1 Own R e q u e s t

1 1 I

1

1 1 I

10 1 i o 21

1 A g e R e t i r e m e n t

1 1 I

-

1 1 I

-

1

I

- '

1 T r a i n e e s ( f )

1 1 I

2

1 1 I

4

1 1 2 8

1 O t h e r ( g )

1

I

8

1 1 1

3 1 6 17

1 TOTAL FEMALE OTHER RANKS 1

1 12

1

22 1 38 72

1 FEMALE OFFICER CADETS - TOTAL 1 1 1 1

1

1 ■'

1 _

2

I TOTAL FEMALES 1

1

14

1 1

24 j 43 81

( a ) W a s t a g e c o m p r i s e s a l l p e r s o n n e l t a k e n o f f s t r e n g t h d u r i n g t h e

m o n t h . M o v e m e n ts b e t w e e n c a t e g o r i e s a r e e x c l u d e d .

( b ) C o m p r i s e s a l l s e p a r a t i o n s a t o r a b o v e c o m p u l s o r y r e t i r i n g a g e .

( c ) O f f i c e r s w ho r e s i g n b e f o r e a g e r e t i r e m e n t f o r r a n k , h a v i n g

s e r v e d a m in im u m o f 2 0 y e a r s , a n d h a v i n g r e a c h e d n o t i o n a l a g e

f o r r a n k u n d e r DF.RDB l e g i s l a t i o n .

( d ) O f f i c e r s w h o , h a v i n g s e r v e d a m inim um o f 2 0 y e a r s , r e s i g n

b e f o r e r e a c h i n g n o t i o n a l r e t i r i n g a g e f o r r a n k , a n d w ho

t h e r e f o r e i n c u r a p e n s i o n p e n a l t y .

( e ) I n c l u d e s C i t i z e n F o r c e s a n d R e s e r v e s o n F u l l T im e D u ty

c o m p l e t i n g e n g a g e m e n t .

( f ) C o m p r is e s w a s t a g e f o r a l l r e a s o n s o f O t h e r R a n k s o n r e c r u i t an d

. i n i t i a l e m p lo y m e n t t r a i n i n g .

( g ) I n c l u d e s d i s c h a r g e s f o r m e d i c a l r e a s o n s , d e a t h s , i l l e g a l

a b s e n t e e s , t e r m i n a t i o n s o f o t h e r t h a n t r a i n e e s , a n d i n t h e c a s e

o f f e m a l e s , p e r s o n n e l o n m a t e r n i t y l e a v e .

8

TABLE No 8: RETENTION RATES

1 R e t e n t i o n 1 A n n u a l 1

1 1 R a t e ( a ) 1 R e t e n t i o n 1 A v e r a g e M o n t h ly

1 1 f o r 1 R a t e ( b ) 1 R e t e n t i o n R a t e ( a )

I l

1

l

M on th o f 1 From |

| |

f o r S i x M o n th s

!

E n d in g 1

1 1

1 1

AUG 82 SEP 81 AUG 82 AUG 81 1

1

AUG 80

! 1 I

1

NAVY 1

I

1 1

1 1

1

1

1 | 1 1

1

M a le s - 1 1 1

1 1

1 O f f i c e r s 1 9 9 .5 1 9 2 .9 1 9 9 .4 | 9 9 .7 1 9 9 .4

I I

O t h e r R a n k s 1 9 9 .0 1 8 8 . 8 1 9 8 .9 ' 1 9 9 .0 1

I

9 9 .2

1

. 1

F e m a l e s - 1

1 1

1 1

l 1

1 O f f i c e r s 1 9 9 .0 1 7 8 .1 1 9 8 .3 1 9 8 .3 1 9 8 .1

1 1 1

O t h e r R a n k s 1

1

9 8 .8 1 8 6 . 8 1

I I

9 8 .8 1 9 8 .3 1

1 1

9 8 .3

I 1 I

1 1

ARMY I

I

1 I

1 1

I 1

I

1

1 I

1

I

M a le s - 1

1 1 1

1

1 O f f i c e r s 1 9 9 .4 I 9 9 .4

1 O t h e r R a n k s 1 9 8 .8 1 9 8 .9

1 1 N o t A v a i l a b l e 1 1

1 F e m a le s - 1 1 1 1

1 O f f i c e r s 1 1 1 N I 9 9 .2 1 9 9 .5

1

1 I

O t h e r R a n k s 1

1 1

9 7 .8 1

1 1

9 7 .9

1 1 I

A IR FORCE |

I

1 1

1 1

I 1

1 1 I

I

1

l

M a le s - 1

1 1

1 1

1

1

1 O f f i c e r s I 9 9 .7 ! 9 4 .2 [ 9 9 .6 J 9 9 .5 1 9 9 .4

1 1

O t h e r R a n k s 1 9 9 .5 9 2 .9 9 9 .5 9 9 .2 1| 9 9 .4

1 F e m a le s - 1 1 1 1

I O f f i c e r s 1 9 9 .1 . 1 8 3 .0 1 9 8 .9 1 9 8 .6 1 9 8 .9

1

1

O t h e r R a n k s 1

I

9 7 .2 1 7 1 .7 1 9 7 .6 1 9 7 .4 I

1

9 7 .6

( a ) R e t e n t i o n r a t e s a r e c a l c u l a t e d a s t h e r a t i o o f p e r s o n n e l

r e t a i n e d t o a v e r a g e s t r e n g t h f o r t h e m o n t h . F i g u r e s e x c l u d e

c a d e t s , o t h e r r a n k s o n r e c r u i t a n d i n i t i a l e m p lo y m e n t

t r a i n i n g , a n d C i t i z e n F o r c e s a n d R e s e r v e s o n f u l l t i m e d u t y .

f b ) T h i s e x p r e s s e s m o n t h l y r e t e n t i o n r a t e s a s a n a n n u a l f i g u r e

b a s e d o n c u m u l a t i v e d a t a fr o m t h e d a t e s h o w n .

PERMANENT DEFENCE FORCE ( a ) . TABLE No 9: MALE OFFICER RESIGNATIONS FROM

I " PERIOD 1 NAVY 1 ARMY 1 A IR FORCE I TOTAL 1

1 Q u a r t e r e n d i n g -

1 1

1 1

1 1

1 1

1 1

| JUNE 1981 1 23 1 49 1 36 1 I 108 1

SEPTEMBER 1981 1 | 16 1 1 61 1 1 50 1 | 127 1 1

DECEMBER 1981 1 I 30 1 1 37 1 1 44 1 I 111 1 1

MARCH 1982 1 1 44 1 1 89 1 I 60 l| 193 1 I

JUNE 1982 1

|

20 1

|

65 1

|

29 1

|

114 1

|

I M on th o f - 1 1 1 1

| MAY 1982 1 1 5 1 1 6 1 I 6 lI 17 1 1

JUNE 1982 1 1 8 1 I 32 1 I 5 1 | 45 l1

JULY 1982 1 17 1 28 l1 17 1 62 1

1 A T i r J T R T 1 9 R 9 1 9 1 T> 1 9 1 ____ 30____ 1

TABLE 9A : MALE OFFICER RESIGNATIONS FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED AUGUST 1982 BY AVERAGE AGE AND LENGTH OF SERVICE IN YEARS

1 1 A v e r a g e I A v e r a g e L e n g t h 1

I , RESIGNATION 1 N um ber 1 A g e 1 o f S e r v i c e 1

1 1 1 T G iv e n 1 R e m a in in g 1

1 1 W ith f u l l p e n s i o n

1

1

1 1

1 1 1

1

1 F i v e y e a r s o r l e s s 1 1 1

1 fr o m a g e r e t i r e m e n t . 1 44 1 51 1 32 1 2 1

1 M ore t h a n f i v e y e a r s 1 1 1

1 fr o m a g e r e t i r e m e n t .

I

1 15

I

1 I

46 1 24 1

I

8 1

1 1 1 W ith p a r t i a l p e n s i o n

1 1 1 ' 1

1 1

1

110 y e a r s o r l e s s 1 1, 1 1 1

1 fr o m a g e r e t i r e m e n t . 1 23 1 40 1 22 1 8 * 1

1 M ore t h a n 1 0 y e a r s 1 1 1 1 1

1 fr o m a g e r e t i r e m e n t . 1 l i

I

1 I

40 1

I

23 1

I

14 1

1

1 W i t h o u t p e n s i o n

1

1 24

I

1 1 I

32 1

I

11

1 1 I

16 I

1

1 l S h o r t S e r v i c e C o m m is s io n

1 1

1 1.

1 1

1 1

l

1 - R e s i g n a t i o n 1 20

I

1 1

30 1 4 1

I

3 1

|

1 1 TOTAL 1 137

1 1

1 1

1

1

1 1

TABLE No 1 0 : MALE OFFICER RESIGNATIONS BY RANK . FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED AUGUST 1982 ( a )

I RANK AND EQUIVALENT 1 NAVY 1 ARMY AIR FORCE 1

1 1

1 1981 1 1982 1 1981

1 1

1982 ! 1981 1 1982

1 1

I COLONEL a n d a b o v e 1 1

1 1 8

1 1 5

1 1

1

5 | 10

1 1 8

1 1

1 LIEUTENANT COLONEL 1 5 1 5 1 11 1 19 | 11 1 6 1

1 MAJOR 1 3 1 7 | 20 1 23 | 11 1 6 1

1 CAPTAIN 1 7 1 9 1 17 1 18 1 17 I 8 1

1 LIEUTENANT a n d b e l o w 1 0 1 4 1 4 1 5 1 2 1 3 1

1 CHAPLAIN 1

1 1

0 1

1

1 1 1

1

1 1

2 1

1

0 1 0

l

1 1

TOTAL 1 16

1

34

58

1 1

72 51 ! 31

1 1

( a ) C o m p r i s e s t o t a l o f f i c e r r e s i g n a t i o n s a s s h o w n i n T a b l e No 7 f o r

c o r r e s p o n d i n g m o n t h s .

10

DEFENCE RESERVE STRENGTHS ^

TABLE No 1 1 : RESERVE COMPONENTS WITH TRAINING OBLIGATIONS END AUGUST 1982 '

1 SERVICE/COMPONENT 1 OFFICERS I OTHER RANKS I TOTAL

In a v y

1 1

1 C i t i z e n N a v a l F o r c e s - , 1

1 R o y a l A u s t r a l i a n N a v a l R e s e r v e (RANR)I

l 1

1 I 1

1 - A t t a c h e d t o R e s e r v e T r a i n i n g

1 1

1

1 1

1 E s t a b l i s h m e n t .............. • 1 339 1 731 1 1 ,0 7 0

1 - M e r c a n t i l e M a r in e .............. • 1 41

I

1 1 1 41

1 TOTAL

1 1 380

|

1 1 731

I | 1,111

1 ARMY . 1

1 1

1

1 A u s t r a l i a n R e g u l a r Army E m e r g e n c y 1 1 1

1 R e s e r v e (ARAER) 1 1 100 1 100

1 C i t i z e n M i l i t a r y F o r c e s ( b ) (CMF) 1 3 ,6 8 1

j

1 2 8 ,0 1 4 1 3 1 ,6 9 5

1 TOTAL . 1 3 ,6 8 1 1 2 8 ,1 1 4 1 3 1 ,7 9 5

1 a i r FORCE

i 1

1 1

1

1 A c t i v e C i t i z e n A i r F o r c e (ACAF) 1 211 1 698 1 909

1 TOTAL RESERVES WITH TRAINING 1 OBLIGATIONS . 1 4 ,2 7 2 1 2 9 ,5 4 3 j 3 3 ,8 1 5

( a ) I n c l u d e s e m e r g e n c y e l e m e n t s .

( b ) I n c l u d e s n o n - e f f e c t i v e s t o t a l l i n g 1533. ·

TABLE No 1 2 : RESERVE COMPONENTS WITHOUT TRAINING OBLIGATIONS END AUGUST 1982

SERVICE/COMPONENT

NAVY C i t i z e n N a v a l F o r c e s -

R o y a l A u s t r a l i a n N a v a l E m e r g e n c y

L i s t (RANEM)

R o y a l A u s t r a l i a n F l e e t R e s e r v e (RAFR)

R o y a l A u s t r a l i a n N a v a l R e s e r v e (RANR)

- U n a t t a c h e d

W o m en 's R o y a l A u s t r a l i a n N a v a l

S e r v i c e R e s e r v e (WRANSR)

TOTAL

ARMY R e s e r v e C i t i z e n M i l i t a r y F o r c e s (RCMF)

A u s t r a l i a n R e g u l a r Army R e s e r v e (ARAR)

TOTAL

A IR FORCE C i t i z e n A i r F o r c e G e n e r a l R e s e r v e

OFFICERS OTHER RANKS 1 TOTAL

565 1 565

917 1 917

469 88 1 557

54 283 j 337

1 ,0 8 8 1 ,2 8 8 j 2 ,3 7 6

2 ,8 6 9 1 2 ,8 6 9

1 ,9 6 8 1 ,4 8 9 1 3 ,4 5 7

4 ,8 3 7 1 ,4 8 9 | 6 ,3 2 6

*

TOTAL RESERVES WITHOUT TRAINING OBLIGATIONS ·

* No r e c o r d s a v a i l a b l e . R ecords u nd er r e v ie w .