• Employees

Operational Impact

  • Governance & Ownership

Departed Permanent Employees: Voluntary (OI8431)

Number of full-time and part-time employees that departed the organization voluntarily during the reporting period.
Reporting format
Unit Referenced within Metric Definition
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IRIS metric citation
IRIS, 2016. Departed Permanent Employees: Voluntary (OI8431). v4.0.


Organizations should footnote all details around how voluntary departures are defined. See usage guidance for further information.

Usage Guidance

  • Voluntary departure is defined as those employees not dismissed with cause or involuntarily separated from the organization.
  • Organizations can elect to exclude retiring employees when reporting against this metric and should footnote any relevant adjustments.