Anti-Discrimination Board of NSW

Statistics 2011- 2012

    Enquiries received by ground and area 2011-12

     

    Emp

    Gds & Serv 

    Acc

    Educ

    Clubs

    Qual
    bod
     

    Race
    vil

    Hom
    vil

    HIV
    vil

    Tran
    vil

    All 

    Other

    Total

    %

    Disability

    476

    284

    59

    82

    9

    3

    0

    0

    0

    0

    12

    28

    953

    19.87

    Race

    326

    191

    43

    34

    5

    6

    0

    0

    0

    0

    14

    24

    643

    13.40

    Sex

    251

    44

    2

    6

    5

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    2

    10

    320

    6.67

    Age

    148

    64

    20

    4

    2

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    3

    4

    245

    5.17

    Sexual harassment

    219

    9

    1

    3

    1

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    5

    4

    242

    5.04

    Carer’s responsibilities

    176

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    7

    183

    3.81

    Homosexuality

    50

    23

    1

    4

    2

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    3

    5

    88

    1.83

    Victimisation

    58

    8

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    1

    67

    1.40

    Marital/
    domestic status

    22

    11

    3

    2

    3

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    1

    2

    44

    0.92

    Racial vilification

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    31

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    31

    0.65

    Transgender

    7

    7

    1

    1

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    2

    18

    0.38

    Homosexual vilification

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    11

    0

    0

    0

    0

    11

    0.23

    Transgender vilification

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    6

    0

    0

    6

    0.13

    HIV/AIDS vilification

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    3

    0

    0

    0

    3

    0.06

    Aiding an unlawful act

    2

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    2

    0.04

    Advertisement

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    1

    1

    0.02

    All grounds

    179

    52

    14

    16

    1

    2

    0

    0

    0

    0

    640

    34

    938

    19.55

    Not covered –
    workplace harassment

    199

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    199

    4.15

    Not covered – other

    255

    186

    46

    27

    15

    1

    0

    0

    0

    0

    12

    258

    800

    16.88

    Total

    2731

    879

    190

    179

    43

    12

    31

    11

    3

    6

    692

    380

    4797*

    100

    %

    49.4

    18.3

    4.0

    3.7

    0.9

    0.3

    0.6

    0.2

    0.1

    0.1

    14.4

    7.9

    100

     

    The total number of enquiries by ground and area is greater than the total number of calls received because many enquiries cover multiple grounds.

    Complaints received by ground and area 2011-12

     

    Emp

    Gds & Serv

    Acc

    Educ

    Clubs

    Qual
    bods

    Race
    vil

    Hom
    vil

    HIV
    vil

    Tran
    vil

    Other

    Total

    %

    Disability

    136

    123

    19

    27

    1

    1

    0

    0

    0

    0

    9

    316

    25.4

    Race

    76

    100

    14

    14

    2

    5

    0

    0

    0

    0

    3

    214

    17.2

    Victimisation

    94

    13

    3

    11

    2

    0

    0

    14

    0

    0

    2

    139

    11.2

    Sex

    89

    19

    3

    2

    3

    1

    0

    0

    0

    0

    4

    121

    9.7

    Sexual harassment

    114

    2

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    116

    9.3

    Age

    30

    19

    2

    0

    2

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    2

    55

    4.4

    Homosexuality

    23

    21

    0

    1

    2

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    1

    48

    3.9

    Carer’s responsibilities

    38

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    38

    3.1

    Homosexual vilification

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    29

    0

    0

    0

    29

    2.3

    Aiding unlawful act

    9

    6

    0

    0

    1

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    2

    18

    1.4

    Racial vilification

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    15

    0

    0

    0

    0

    15

    1.2

    Marital/
    domestic status

    3

    1

    3

    3

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    2

    12

    1.0

    Transgender

    1

    7

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    3

    11

    0.9

    Transgender vilification

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    3

    0

    3

    0.2

    HIV/AIDS vilification

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    2

    0

    0

    2

    0.2

    Other

    29

    26

    9

    2

    1

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    20

    87

    7.0

    Not specified

    7

    6

    0

    3

    0

    1

    0

    0

    0

    0

    2

    19

    1.5

    Total

    649

    343

    53

    63

    14

    8

    15

    43

    2

    3

    50

    1243

    100

    %

    52.2

    27.6

    4.3

    5.1

    1.1

    0.6

    1.2

    3.5

    0.2

    0.2

    4.0

    100

     

     


    Type of employer 2011-12

     

    No

    %

    Private enterprise

    286

    44.1

    State govt department

    80

    12.3

    Individual male

    74

    11.4

    Hospital

    49

    7.6

    State stat authority

    39

    6.0

    Local government

    24

    3.7

    Education (public)

    21

    3.2

    Non-profit association

    18

    2.8

    Trade union

    14

    2.2

    Individual female

    11

    1.7

    Registered clubs

    7

    1.1

    Education (private)

    2

    0.2

    Media organisation

    1

    0.2

    Commonwealth dept

    1

    0.2

    Other

    21

    3.2

    Not known

    1

    0.2

    Total

    649

    100


    Types of employment complaints 2011-12

     

    No

    %

    Work environment and harassment

    371

    57.2

    Classification/benefits

    126

    19.4

    Dismissal

    73

    11.2

    Recruitment/selection

    50

    7.7

    Resignation

    17

    2.6

    Promotion

    5

    0.8

    Retrenchment/redundancy

    4

    0.6

    Demotion

    1

    0.2

    Transfer

    1

    0.2

    Retirement

    1

    0.2

    Total

    649

    100


    Outcome of complaints finalised 2011-12 

     

    No

    %

    Settled at or after conciliation

    230

    16.5

    Settled before conciliation

    151

    10.8

    Referred to ADT – conciliation unsuccessful or not suitable

    275

    19.7

    Referred to ADT – older than 18 months

    0

    0

    Referred to Attorney General – serious vilification

    1

    0.1

    Declined before investigation – not a contravention

    177

    12.7

    Declined before investigation – out of time

    17

    1.2

    Declined before investigation – not of vilified group

    3

    0.2

    Declined after investigation – s 92

    71

    5.1

    Declined after investigation and referred to ADT

    60

    4.3

    Withdrawn s 92B

    265

    19.0

    Abandoned s 92C

    146

    10.4

    Total

    1396

    100


    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander complaints 2011-12

     

    Emp

    Goods & Servs

    Accom

    Educ

    Clubs

    Racial
    vil

    Other

    Total

    Race

    18

    40

    4

    1

    0

    0

    1

    64

    Victimisation

    8

    0

    1

    0

    0

    0

    0

    9

    Disability

    3

    3

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    6

    Racial vilification

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    5

    0

    5

    Sexual harassment

    3

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    3

    Homosexuality

    1

    2

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    3

    Sex

    1

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    1

    Other

    1

    4

    0

    0

    0

    0

    1

    6

    Total

    35

    49

    5

    1

    0

    5

    2

    97

    %

    36.1

    50.5

    5.2

    1.0

    0.0

    5.2

    2.1

    100