FY 2009 - 2020 EEOC Charge Receipts for CO

The number for total charges reflects the number of individual charge filings. Because individuals often file charges claiming multiple types of discrimination, the number of total charges for any given fiscal year will be less than the total of the ten types of discrimination listed.

FY 2009 FY 2010 FY 2011 FY 2012 FY 2013 FY 2014 FY 2015 FY 2016 FY 2017 FY 2018 FY 2019 FY 2020
TOTAL CHARGES 2215 2133 1986 1956 2058 1803 1906 1994 1688 1354 1322 1155
% of US total charges 2.4% 2.1% 2.0% 2.0% 2.2% 2.0% 2.1% 2.2% 2.0% 1.8% 1.8% 1.7%
Race 578 617 488 503 482 488 496 615 459 307 343 276
% of US race charges 1.7% 1.7% 1.4% 1.5% 1.5% 1.6% 1.6% 1.9% 1.6% 1.2% 1.4% 1.3%
% of total state charges 26.1% 28.9% 24.6% 25.7% 23.4% 27.1% 26.0% 30.8% 27.2% 22.7% 25.9% 23.9%
Sex 752 749 676 686 667 581 655 608 607 506 498 454
% of US sex charges 2.7% 2.6% 2.4% 2.3% 2.4% 2.2% 2.5% 2.3% 2.4% 2.1% 2.1% 2.1%
% of total state charges 34.0% 35.1% 34.0% 35.1% 32.4% 32.2% 34.4% 30.5% 36.0% 37.4% 37.7% 39.3%
National Origin 445 455 395 310 385 274 292 423 290 231 203 171
% of US National Origin charges 4.0% 4.0% 3.3% 2.8% 3.6% 2.9% 3.0% 4.3% 3.5% 3.3% 2.9% 2.7%
% of total state charges 20.1% 21.3% 19.9% 15.8% 18.7% 15.2% 16.2% 21.2% 17.2% 17.1% 15.4% 14.8%
Religion 133 164 116 102 108 93 100 246 103 67 68 49
% of US Religion charges 3.9% 4.3% 2.8% 2.7% 2.9% 2.6% 2.8% 6.4% 3.0% 2.3% 2.5% 2.0%
% of total state charges 6.0% 7.7% 5.8% 5.2% 5.2% 5.2% 5.2% 12.3% 6.1% 4.9% 5.1% 4.2%
Color 275 232 164 157 130 125 94 83 113 83 64 66
% of US Color charges 9.3% 8.3% 5.8% 5.9% 4.1% 4.5% 3.4% 2.7% 3.5% 2.6% 1.9% 1.9%
% of total state charges 12.4% 10.9% 8.3% 8.0% 6.3% 6.9% 4.9% 4.2% 6.7% 6.1% 4.8% 5.7%
Retaliation (All) 1023 945 888 864 944 913 971 1085 881 835 805 783
% of US Retaliation (All) charges 3.0% 2.6% 2.4% 2.3% 2.4% 2.4% 2.6% 2.6% 2.1% 2.1% 2.1% 2.1%
% of total state charges 46.2% 44.3% 44.7% 44.2% 45.9% 50.6% 50.9% 54.4% 52.2% 61.7% 60.9% 67.8%
Retaliation (Title VII) 843 784 709 665 714 673 739 830 686 602 551 543
% of US Retaliation (Title VII) charges 2.9% 2.5% 2.3% 2.1% 2.3% 2.2% 2.4% 2.5% 2.1% 2.0% 1.8% 1.9%
% of total state charges 38.1% 36.8% 35.7% 34.0% 34.7% 37.3% 38.8% 41.6% 40.6% 44.5% 41.7% 47.0%
Age 659 641 539 540 602 533 527 515 463 370 363 298
% of US Age charges 2.9% 2.8% 2.3% 2.4% 2.8% 2.6% 2.6% 2.5% 2.5% 2.2% 2.3% 2.1%
% of total state charges 29.8% 30.1% 27.1% 27.2% 29.3% 29.6% 27.6% 25.8% 27.4% 27.3% 27.5% 25.8%
Disability 593 563 583 612 689 639 650 665 588 476 504 431
% of US Disability charges 2.8% 2.2% 2.3% 2.3% 2.7% 2.5% 2.6% 2.4% 2.2% 1.9% 2.1% 1.8%
% of total state charges 26.8% 26.4% 29.4% 31.3% 33.5% 35.4% 34.1% 33.4% 34.8% 35.2% 38.1% 37.3%
Equal Pay Act 33 33 21 33 29 24 23 27 32 37 30 40
% of US EPA charges 3.5% 3.2% 2.3% 3.0% 2.8% 2.6% 2.5% 2.5% 3.2% 3.5% 2.7% 4.1%
% of total state charges 1.5% 1.5% 1.1% 1.7% 1.4% 1.3% 1.2% 1.4% 1.9% 2.7% 2.3% 3.5%
GINA* 0 5 6 9 4 5 7 2 5 1 1 0
% of US GINA charges 0.0% 2.5% 2.4% 3.2% 1.2% 1.5% 2.1% 0.8% 2.4% 0.5% 0.5% 0.0%
% of total state charges 0.0% 0.2% 0.3% 0.5% 0.2% 0.3% 0.4% 0.1% 0.3% 0.1% 0.1% 0.0%

*Title II of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 (GINA), which prohibits genetic information discrimination in employment, took effect on November 21, 2009.