Anti-Discrimination Board of NSW

Statistics 2012-2013

 



 

Complaints received by ground and area 2012-13

 

Emp

Gds & Servs

Accom

Educ

Clubs

Qual
bodies

Racial
vil

Hom
vil

HIV
vil

Trans
vil

Other

Total

%

Disability

126

98

12

20

7

1

0

0

0

0

10

274

26.0

Race

80

75

14

12

5

1

0

0

0

0

9

196

18.6

Victimisation

88

12

0

5

2

0

0

14

0

0

8

115

10.9

Sexual harassment

87

5

0

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

94

8.9

Sex

61

16

0

2

3

0

0

0

0

0

3

85

8.1

Age

35

12

3

6

2

0

0

0

0

0

3

61

5.8

Homosexuality

21

6

2

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

2

32

3.0

Homosexual vilification

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

31

0

0

0

31

2.9

Carer’s responsibilities

26

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

27

2.6

Racial vilification

0

0

0

0

0

0

14

0

0

0

0

14

1.3

Aiding unlawful act

9

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

10

1.0

Marital/domestic status

5

0

0

1

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

7

0.7

Transgender

2

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

6

0.6

Transgender vilification

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

0.1

HIV/AIDS vilification

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0.0

Other

21

24

1

5

3

1

0

0

0

0

25

80

7.6

Not specified

2

7

1

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

9

20

1.9

Total

563

260

33

55

23

3

14

31

0

1

70

1053

100

%

53.5

24.7

3.1

5.2

2.2

0.3

1.3

2.9

0.0

0.1

6.7

100

 

Type of employer 2012-13 

 

No

%

Private enterprise

208

36.9

State govt department

84

14.9

Individual male

55

9.8

Education (public)

36

6.4

Hospital

25

4.4

Local government

23

4.1

Individual female

20

3.6

State stat authority

19

3.4

Non-profit association

14

2.5

Trade union

7

1.2

Registered clubs

6

1.1

Education (private)

3

0.5

Commonwealth stat authority

3

0.5

Media organisation

2

0.4

Commonwealth dept

1

0.2

Other

55

9.8

Not known

2

0.4

Total

563

100

Types of employment complaints 2012-13

 

No

%

Work environment
and harassment

305

54.2

Classification/benefits 100 17.8

Dismissal

70

12.4

Recruitment/selection

59

10.5

Demotion

11

2.0

Promotion

7

1.2

Transfer

5

0.9

Resignation

4

0.7

Retrenchment/redundancy

1

0.2

Award and enterprise agreement

1

0.2

Total

563

100

Outcome of complaints finalised 2012-13 

 

   No

     %

Settled at or after conciliation

150

14.4

Settled before conciliation

73

7.0

Referred to ADT – conciliation unsuccessful or not suitable

159

15.3

Referred to ADT – older than 18 months

0

0

Referred to Attorney General – serious vilification

1

0.1

Declined before investigation – not a contravention

208

19.9

Declined before investigation – older than 12 months

12

1.1

Declined before investigation – not of vilified group

1

0.1

Declined before investigation – not on behalf of complainant

3

0.3

Declined after investigation – s 92

97

9.3

Declined after investigation and referred to ADT 34 3.3

Withdrawn s 92B

200

19.2

Abandoned s 92C

104

10.0

Total

1042

100

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander complaints 2012-13 

Emp Gds & Servs Accom Educ Clubs Qual bodies Other Total %

Race

12

23

4

1

3

0

1

44

68.8

Victimisation

0

0

0

0

0

8

0

8

12.5

Disability

2

0

0

0

1

0

0

3

4.7

Marital/domestic status

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

1

1.6

Sex

2

2

0

0

0

0

0

4

6.3

Other

0

3

1

0

0

0

0

4

6.3

Total

16

28

5

1

5

8

1

64

100

%

25.0

43.8

7.8

1.6

7.8

12.5

1.6

100