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Independent Sector Overview 2012

NSW VIC QLD SA WA TAS NT ACT AUST
Students (FT)
Primary 67,778 49,882 57,215 25,558 32,737 4,026 2,470 4,267 243,933
– Junior Secondary 52,827 50,244 33,119 12,009 17,475 3,577 2,698 3,450 175,399
– Senior Secondary 22,468 23,963 21,128 7,979 11,428 1,409 718 1,319 90,412
Secondary 75,295 74,207 54,247 19,988 28,903 4,986 3,416 4,769 265,811
Total (FT) 143,073 124,089 111,462 45,546 61,640 9,012 5,886 9,036 509,744
Students (FTE)
Primary 67,804 49,914 57,266 25,594 32,866 4,046 2,470 4,282 244,242
– Junior Secondary 52,996 50,256 33,151 12,012 17,477 3,592 2,698 3,457 175,640
– Senior Secondary 22,512 23,998 21,161 8,040 11,432 1,415 720 1,319 90,597
Secondary 75,509 74,254 54,312 20,053 28,909 5,007 3,418 4,776 266,237
Total (FTE) 143,313 124,168 111,578 45,646 61,775 9,052 5,888 9,058 510,479
Schools
Primary 73 44 35 35 38 4 4 2 235
Secondary 16 13 11 8 5 0 5 0 58
Combined 205 141 127 48 90 23 12 11 657
Special 34 13 9 1 8 1 0 1 67
Total 328 211 182 92 141 28 21 14 1,017
Staff (FTE)
Teachers 12,186 11,676 8,093 3,485 4,937 830 464 737 42,407
Other 5,336 5,215 5,020 1,561 2,662 464 335 291 20,884
Total (FTE) 17,522 16,890 13,113 5,046 7,599 1,294 799 1,028 63,291

Source: ABS Schools Australia 2012 (publication no. 4221.0) – pivot tables
Note: There may be some discrepancies in the Staff section due to rounding of FTE figures.

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