This page displays the latest research results as at 30 June 2015. For more information on these graphs, please see Working Paper 2015/10: Analysis of Government Department Strategies Between 1 July 1994 and 30 June 2015—An overview. To see the graphs from our archived research see Working paper 2014/02: Analysis of Government Department Strategies Between 1 July 1994 and 30 June 2014—An overview.

Please keep in mind that the GDSs currently in operation as at 30 June 2015 were published between 2000 and 2015. Figures 1, 2 and 3 below are an average for each department over this time period.

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Figure 1: GDS results by element, for each department in operation as at 30 June 2015

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Figure 2: GDS results by element, for each department in operation as at 30 June 2015 (inlcuding total average of 136 GDSs in operation as at 30 June 2014)

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Figure 3: GDS results by element, for each department in operation as at 30 June 2015 (including total average of 136 GDSs in operation as at 30 June 2014 and total average of 10 GDSs published between 30 June 2014 and 30 June 2015).

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Figure 4: GDSs published over the last 21 years (302) by government in power

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Figure 5: Number of GDSs per calendar year

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Figure 6: GDSs published over the last 21 years (302) by parliament (excluding the 26 not known)
Note: There are 26 strategies that were published in an election year that we do not know the month published. For this reason these have been excluded from the figure.

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Figure 7: GDSs published over the last 21 years (302) by ministerial sign-off

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Figure 8: GDSs published over the last 21 years (302) by sign-off

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Figure 9: GDSs in operation as at 30 June 2015 (134) by ministerial sign-off

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Figure 10: GDSs in operation as at 30 June 2015 (134) by sign-off

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Figure 11: GDSs by planned duration (excluding the 152 with no stated duration)

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Figure 12: GDSs by number of pages

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Figure 13: GDSs published over the last 21 years (302) by operational status

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Figure 14: GDSs in operation as at 30 June 2015 (134) by government

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Figure 15: GDSs no longer in operation as at 30 June 2015 (168) by replacement

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