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