Anti-Discrimination Board of NSW

Statistics 2013-2014 

    Complaints received by ground and area 2013-14

    Emp

    Goods & Services

    AccomEducClubsQual
    bod
    Rac
    vil
    Hom
    vil
    HIV
    vil
    Trans
    vil
    OthTotal%
    Disability1481351330200000433227.9
    Race707171623​51​0​​0​010​18615.7
    Victimisation 97​16​1​3​1​0​0​3​0​0​1​12210.3
    Sex​65​28​23​​1​0​00​0​​0​6105​8.8
    Sexual harassment

    ​88

    ​5​0​0​0​0​0​0​0​0​295​8.0
    Age47​22​45​​1​1​0​0​0​0​3​83​7.0
    Racial vilification​1​00​​0​0​0​43​0​0​0​0​44​3.7
    Carer’s responsibilities​41​0​0​00​0​​0​0​0​0​0413.5​
    ​Homosexuality​20​6​3​0​0​0​0​0​0​0​0​29​2.4
    Homosexual vilification​0​0​0​0​0​0​20​0​0​0​0​20​1.7
    Marital/domestic status​7​10​3​0​0​0​0​0​0​00​​20​1.7
    Aiding unlawful act​8​1​3​2​0​00​​0​0​0​0​14​1.2
    Transgender1​​41​​0​1​0​0​0​0​017​0.6
    Transgender vilification​0​0​0​0​0​0​0​0​0​70​7​0.6
    HIV/AIDS vilification​0​0​00​​00​​0​0​1​0​0​1​0.1
    Other​13​5​21​​0​2​00​​0​0​629​​2.4
    Not specified10​​19​63​​1​0​2​0​0​0​145314.5
    Total616​322​44​70​124​43​​23​1​7​461188100
    ​% 51.9​27.13.7​​5.9​1.0​0.3​3.6​1.9​0.1​0.6​3.9​100

    Type of employer 2013-14

     

    No

    %

    Private enterprise

    244

    39.6

    State govt department

    93

    15.1

    Individual male

    60

    9.7

    Hospital

    51

    8.3

    Local government

    33

    5.4

    State stat authority

    33

    5.4

    Education (public)

    22

    3.6

    Non-profit association

    9

    1.5

    Registered clubs

    9

    1.5

    Education (private)

    7

    1.1

    Individual female

    7

    1.1

    Other

    44

    7.1

    Not known

    4

    0.6

    Total

    616

    100

    Subject of employment complaints 2013-14

     

    No

    %

    Work environment
    and harassment

    289

    46.9

    Classification/benefits

    124

    20.1

    Dismissal

    103

    16.7

    Recruitment/selection

    69

    11.2

    Promotion

    11

    1.8

    Resignation

    6

    1.0

    Retrenchment/redundancy

    6

    1.0

    Transfer

    4

    0.6

    Demotion

    3

    0.5

    Retirement

    1

    0.2

    Total

    616

    100

    Outcome of complaints finalised 2013-14

     

    No

    %

    Settled at or after conciliation

    231

    20.9

    Settled before conciliation

    89

    8.1

    Referred to NCAT – conciliation unsuccessful or not suitable

    158

    14.3

    Referred to Attorney General – serious vilification

    2

    0.2

    Declined before investigation – not a contravention

    144

    13.0

    Declined before investigation – older than 12 months

    24

    2.2

    Declined before investigation – specific penalty imposed

    1

    0.1

    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

    62

    5.6

    Declined after investigation and referred to NCAT

    52

    4.7

    Withdrawn s 92B

    166

    15.0

    Abandoned s 92C

    171

    15.5

    Total

    1104

    100

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander complaints 2013-14

     

    Emp

    Goods & Serv

    Acc

    Educ

    Clubs

    Other

    Racial vil

    Trans vil

    Total

    %

    Race

    18

    18

    1

    3

    4

    2

    0

    0

    46

    61.3

    Victimisation

    7

    2

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    9

    12.0

    Disability

    4

    2

    0

    1

    1

    0

    0

    0

    7

    9.3

    Racial vilification

    1

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    2

    0

    3

    4.0

    Carer’s responsibilities

    2

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    2

    2.7

    Sex

    1

    1

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    2

    2.7

    Sexual harassment

    1

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    1

    1.3

    Homosexuality

    1

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    1

    1.3

    Transgender

    0

    0

    0

    0

    1

    0

    0

    0

    1

    1.3

    Transgender vilification

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    1

    1

    1.3

    Age

    1

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    1

    1.3

    Other

    0

    1

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    1

    1.3

    Total

    36

    24

    1

    4

    5

    1

    2

    1

    75

    100

    %

    48.0

    32.0

    1.3

    5.3

    6.7

    1.3

    2.7

    1.3

    100