FY 2009 - 2019 EEOC Charge Receipts for PA

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
TOTAL CHARGES 3448 4708 4302 4535 4390 4045 4420 4564 4516 4463 4312
% of US total charges 3.7% 4.7% 4.3% 4.6% 4.7% 4.6% 5.0% 5.0% 5.4% 5.8% 5.9%
Race 917 1300 1178 1214 1208 1148 1215 1228 1195 1179 1168
% of US race charges 2.7% 3.6% 3.3% 3.6% 3.7% 3.7% 3.9% 3.8% 4.2% 4.8% 4.9%
% of total state charges 26.6% 27.6% 27.4% 26.8% 27.5% 28.4% 27.5% 26.9% 26.5% 26.4% 27.1%
Sex 1143 1428 1290 1293 1245 1102 1285 1255 1293 1381 1315
% of US sex charges 4.1% 4.9% 4.5% 4.3% 4.5% 4.2% 4.9% 4.7% 5.0% 5.6% 5.6%
% of total state charges 33.1% 30.3% 30.0% 28.5% 28.4% 27.2% 29.1% 27.5% 28.6% 30.9% 30.5%
National Origin 266 385 340 318 333 299 303 297 328 327 352
% of US National Origin charges 2.4% 3.4% 2.9% 2.9% 3.1% 3.1% 3.2% 3.0% 4.0% 4.6% 5.0%
% of total state charges 7.7% 8.2% 7.9% 7.0% 7.6% 7.4% 7.5% 6.5% 7.3% 7.3% 8.2%
Religion 105 172 173 161 183 148 171 173 181 168 165
% of US Religion charges 3.1% 4.5% 4.2% 4.2% 4.9% 4.2% 4.8% 4.5% 5.3% 5.9% 6.1%
% of total state charges 3.0% 3.7% 4.0% 3.6% 4.2% 3.7% 3.9% 3.8% 4.0% 3.8% 3.8%
Color 55 64 75 76 82 77 96 100 110 204 239
% of US Color charges 1.9% 2.3% 2.6% 2.9% 2.6% 2.8% 3.5% 3.2% 3.4% 6.4% 7.0%
% of total state charges 1.6% 1.4% 1.7% 1.7% 1.9% 1.9% 2.2% 2.2% 2.4% 4.6% 5.5%
Retaliation (All) 1268 1642 1599 1691 1715 1566 1992 1964 2133 2452 2436
% of US Retaliation (All) charges 3.8% 4.5% 4.3% 4.5% 4.5% 4.1% 5.2% 4.7% 4.5% 6.2% 6.2%
% of total state charges 36.8% 34.9% 37.2% 37.3% 39.1% 38.7% 45.1% 43.0% 47.2% 54.9% 56.5%
Retaliation (Title VII) 970 1262 1208 1253 1247 1139 1409 1335 1428 1640 1688
% of US Retaliation (Title VII) charges 3.4% 4.1% 3.8% 4.0% 4.0% 3.7% 4.6% 4.0% 4.5% 5.4% 5.6%
% of total state charges 28.1% 26.8% 28.1% 27.6% 28.4% 28.2% 31.9% 29.3% 31.6% 36.7% 39.1%
Age 1050 1361 1174 1350 1182 1086 1161 1198 1118 1014 1019
% of US Age charges 4.6% 5.9% 5.0% 5.9% 5.5% 5.3% 5.6% 5.7% 6.1% 6.0% 6.5%
% of total state charges 30.5% 28.9% 27.3% 31.4% 26.9% 26.8% 26.3% 26.2% 24.8% 22.7% 23.6%
Disability 981 1487 1339 1437 1357 1315 1542 1646 1647 1665 1679
% of US Disability charges 4.6% 5.9% 5.2% 5.4% 5.2% 5.2% 6.1% 5.9% 6.1% 6.8% 6.9%
% of total state charges 28.5% 31.6% 31.1% 31.7% 30.9% 32.5% 34.9% 36.1% 36.5% 37.3% 38.9%
Equal Pay Act 38 56 32 39 41 27 46 52 59 65 64
% of US EPA charges 4.0% 5.4% 3.5% 3.6% 4.0% 2.9% 4.9% 4.8% 5.9% 6.1% 5.7%
% of total state charges 1.1% 1.2% 0.7% 0.9% 0.9% 0.7% 1.0% 1.1% 1.3% 1.5% 1.5%
GINA* 0 5 4 3 7 6 3 5 8 5 17
% of US GINA charges 0.0% 2.5% 1.6% 1.1% 2.1% 1.8% 0.9% 2.1% 3.9% 2.3% 8.1%
% of total state charges 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.1% 0.2% 0.1% 0.1% 0.1% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%

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