Key facts

Overall public sector workforce employees:

  • 18.9% were born outside Australia
  • 18.7% speak a language other than English with their family and community compared to 28.7% of the Victorian population (source: ABS, 2021 census)
  • 49.9% identify as having no religion compared to 41.6% of the Victorian population (source: ABS, 2021 census).
  • 50.6% have caring responsibilities.

Cultural identity of employees


Country employees were born in


Religion of employees


Languages employees speak



Employees with caring responsibilities


Data sets and how we prepare data