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EEOC Charge Receipts by State (includes U.S. Territories) and Basis for 2011*

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.

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  FY 2011 Total Charges % of Total US Charges FY 2011 Race State Race Charges as % of Total US Race Charges State Race Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2011 Sex State Sex Charges as % of Total US Sex Charges State Sex Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2011 Natl Origin State National Origin Charges as % of Total US National Origin Charges State National Origin Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2011 Religion State Religion Charges as % of Total US Religion Charges State Religion Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2011 Color State Color Charges as % of Total US Color Charges State Color Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2011 Retaliation All Statutes State Retaliation Charges as % of Total US Retaliation Charges State Retaliation Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2011 TVII Retaliation State TVII Retaliation Charges as % of Total US TVII Retaliation Charges State TVII Retaliation Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2011 Age State Age Charges as % of Total US Age Charges State Age Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2011 Disability State Disability Charges as % of Total US Disability Charges State Disability Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2011 EPA State EPA Charges as % of Total US EPA Charges State EPA Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2011 GINA** State GINA Charges as % of Total US GINA Charges State GINA Charges as % of Total State Charges
Alaska 79 0.1% 21 0.1% 26.6% 20 0.1% 25.3% 9 0.1% 11.4% 7 0.2% 8.9% 5 0.2% 6.3% 32 0.1% 40.5% 24 0.1% 30.4% 28 0.1% 35.4% 32 0.1% 40.5% 2 0.2% 2.5% 1 0.4% 1.3%
Alabama 3,154 3.2% 1,626 4.6% 51.6% 934 3.3% 29.6% 85 0.7% 2.7% 66 1.6% 2.1% 49 1.7% 1.6% 1,050 2.8% 33.3% 959 3.1% 30.4% 579 2.5% 18.4% 638 2.5% 20.2% 45 4.9% 1.4% 9 3.7% 0.3%
APO/FPO 6 0.0% 2 0.0% 33.3% 3 0.0% 50.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 5 0.0% 83.3% 4 0.0% 66.7% 1 0.0% 16.7% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Arkansas 1,666 1.7% 745 2.1% 44.7% 499 1.7% 30.0% 65 0.5% 3.9% 42 1.0% 2.5% 24 0.8% 1.4% 472 1.3% 28.3% 405 1.3% 24.3% 278 1.2% 16.7% 446 1.7% 26.8% 15 1.6% 0.9% 1 0.4% 0.1%
American Samoa 4 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.0% 25.0% 1 0.0% 25.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.0% 25.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 3 0.0% 75.0% 2 0.0% 50.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Arizona 2,854 2.9% 613 1.7% 21.5% 865 3.0% 30.3% 420 3.5% 14.7% 130 3.1% 4.6% 47 1.7% 1.6% 1,254 3.4% 43.9% 975 3.1% 34.2% 675 2.9% 23.7% 888 3.4% 31.1% 39 4.2% 1.4% 13 5.3% 0.5%
California 7,166 7.2% 2,372 6.7% 33.1% 1,925 6.7% 26.9% 1,355 11.5% 18.9% 394 9.5% 5.5% 249 8.8% 3.5% 3,195 8.6% 44.6% 2,542 8.1% 35.5% 1,852 7.9% 25.8% 2,110 8.2% 29.4% 50 5.4% 0.7% 25 10.2% 0.3%
Colorado 1,986 2.0% 488 1.4% 24.6% 676 2.4% 34.0% 395 3.3% 19.9% 116 2.8% 5.8% 164 5.8% 8.3% 888 2.4% 44.7% 709 2.3% 35.7% 539 2.3% 27.1% 583 2.3% 29.4% 21 2.3% 1.1% 6 2.4% 0.3%
Connecticut 262 0.3% 81 0.2% 30.9% 63 0.2% 24.0% 30 0.3% 11.5% 13 0.3% 5.0% 16 0.6% 6.1% 99 0.3% 37.8% 77 0.2% 29.4% 66 0.3% 25.2% 88 0.3% 33.6% 3 0.3% 1.1% 1 0.4% 0.4%
District Of Columbia 746 0.7% 282 0.8% 37.8% 236 0.8% 31.6% 122 1.0% 16.4% 40 1.0% 5.4% 37 1.3% 5.0% 279 0.7% 37.4% 237 0.8% 31.8% 180 0.8% 24.1% 165 0.6% 22.1% 13 1.4% 1.7% 5 2.0% 0.7%
Delaware 228 0.2% 82 0.2% 36.0% 65 0.2% 28.5% 13 0.1% 5.7% 9 0.2% 3.9% 10 0.4% 4.4% 85 0.2% 37.3% 72 0.2% 31.6% 43 0.2% 18.9% 74 0.3% 32.5% 4 0.4% 1.8% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Florida 8,088 8.1% 2,598 7.3% 32.1% 2,406 8.4% 29.7% 1,446 12.2% 17.9% 313 7.5% 3.9% 266 9.4% 3.3% 3,231 8.7% 39.9% 2,864 9.1% 35.4% 1,782 7.6% 22.0% 1,732 6.7% 21.4% 36 3.9% 0.4% 12 4.9% 0.1%
Federated States Of Micronesia 3 0.0% 1 0.0% 33.3% 1 0.0% 33.3% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.0% 33.3% 1 0.0% 33.3% 2 0.0% 66.7% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Georgia 5,599 5.6% 2,417 6.8% 43.2% 1,636 5.7% 29.2% 446 3.8% 8.0% 168 4.0% 3.0% 76 2.7% 1.4% 1,877 5.0% 33.5% 1,636 5.2% 29.2% 1,047 4.5% 18.7% 1,219 4.7% 21.8% 58 6.3% 1.0% 7 2.9% 0.1%
Guam 20 0.0% 5 0.0% 25.0% 9 0.0% 45.0% 5 0.0% 25.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.0% 5.0% 10 0.0% 50.0% 8 0.0% 40.0% 4 0.0% 20.0% 7 0.0% 35.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Hawaii 346 0.3% 120 0.3% 34.7% 82 0.3% 23.7% 81 0.7% 23.4% 11 0.3% 3.2% 13 0.5% 3.8% 138 0.4% 39.9% 111 0.4% 32.1% 81 0.3% 23.4% 112 0.4% 32.4% 5 0.5% 1.4% 2 0.8% 0.6%
Iowa 187 0.2% 56 0.2% 29.9% 42 0.1% 22.5% 20 0.2% 10.7% 5 0.1% 2.7% 1 0.0% 0.5% 44 0.1% 23.5% 31 0.1% 16.6% 43 0.2% 23.0% 74 0.3% 39.6% 2 0.2% 1.1% 2 0.8% 1.1%
Idaho 97 0.1% 17 0.0% 17.5% 28 0.1% 28.9% 13 0.1% 13.4% 5 0.1% 5.2% 3 0.1% 3.1% 36 0.1% 37.1% 26 0.1% 26.8% 35 0.1% 36.1% 38 0.1% 39.2% 2 0.2% 2.1% 1 0.4% 1.0%
Illinois 6,098 6.1% 1,997 5.6% 32.7% 1,371 4.8% 22.5% 606 5.1% 9.9% 192 4.6% 3.1% 148 5.2% 2.4% 1,949 5.2% 32.0% 1,589 5.1% 26.1% 2,279 9.7% 37.4% 1,339 5.2% 22.0% 50 5.4% 0.8% 23 9.4% 0.4%
Indiana 2,940 2.9% 961 2.7% 32.7% 845 3.0% 28.7% 213 1.8% 7.2% 83 2.0% 2.8% 64 2.3% 2.2% 986 2.6% 33.5% 832 2.6% 28.3% 653 2.8% 22.2% 841 3.3% 28.6% 32 3.5% 1.1% 10 4.1% 0.3%
Kansas 873 0.9% 303 0.9% 34.7% 282 1.0% 32.3% 71 0.6% 8.1% 31 0.7% 3.6% 34 1.2% 3.9% 351 0.9% 40.2% 296 0.9% 33.9% 200 0.9% 22.9% 243 0.9% 27.8% 7 0.8% 0.8% 4 1.6% 0.5%
Kentucky 1,072 1.1% 355 1.0% 33.1% 322 1.1% 30.0% 62 0.5% 5.8% 38 0.9% 3.5% 7 0.2% 0.7% 304 0.8% 28.4% 257 0.8% 24.0% 248 1.1% 23.1% 308 1.2% 28.7% 11 1.2% 1.0% 2 0.8% 0.2%
Louisiana 2,127 2.1% 1,050 3.0% 49.4% 535 1.9% 25.2% 90 0.8% 4.2% 69 1.7% 3.2% 173 6.1% 8.1% 791 2.1% 37.2% 749 2.4% 35.2% 293 1.2% 13.8% 425 1.7% 20.0% 2 0.2% 0.1% 7 2.9% 0.3%
Massachusetts 459 0.5% 106 0.3% 23.1% 145 0.5% 31.6% 67 0.6% 14.6% 24 0.6% 5.2% 33 1.2% 7.2% 182 0.5% 39.7% 145 0.5% 31.6% 124 0.5% 27.0% 132 0.5% 28.8% 3 0.3% 0.7% 1 0.4% 0.2%
Maryland 2,301 2.3% 917 2.6% 39.9% 657 2.3% 28.6% 247 2.1% 10.7% 113 2.7% 4.9% 82 2.9% 3.6% 881 2.4% 38.3% 787 2.5% 34.2% 440 1.9% 19.1% 553 2.1% 24.0% 23 2.5% 1.0% 5 2.0% 0.2%
Maine 33 0.0% 3 0.0% 9.1% 11 0.0% 33.3% 2 0.0% 6.1% 0 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.0% 3.0% 6 0.0% 18.2% 5 0.0% 15.2% 6 0.0% 18.2% 13 0.1% 39.4% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Marshall Islands 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Michigan 2,725 2.7% 835 2.4% 30.6% 792 2.8% 29.1% 151 1.3% 5.5% 92 2.2% 3.4% 29 1.0% 1.1% 755 2.0% 27.7% 614 2.0% 22.5% 592 2.5% 21.7% 778 3.0% 28.6% 27 2.9% 1.0% 4 1.6% 0.1%
Minnesota 1,204 1.2% 469 1.3% 39.0% 279 1.0% 23.2% 239 2.0% 19.9% 79 1.9% 6.6% 14 0.5% 1.2% 619 1.7% 51.4% 418 1.3% 34.7% 291 1.2% 24.2% 477 1.9% 39.6% 21 2.3% 1.7% 3 1.2% 0.2%
Missouri 2,310 2.3% 893 2.5% 38.7% 717 2.5% 31.0% 127 1.1% 5.5% 67 1.6% 2.9% 74 2.6% 3.2% 849 2.3% 36.8% 692 2.2% 30.0% 605 2.6% 26.2% 553 2.1% 23.9% 17 1.8% 0.7% 4 1.6% 0.2%
Northern Marianna Islands 31 0.0% 12 0.0% 38.7% 6 0.0% 19.4% 12 0.1% 38.7% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 12 0.0% 38.7% 11 0.0% 35.5% 9 0.0% 29.0% 3 0.0% 9.7% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Mississippi 1,844 1.8% 926 2.6% 50.2% 481 1.7% 26.1% 104 0.9% 5.6% 31 0.7% 1.7% 12 0.4% 0.7% 451 1.2% 24.5% 420 1.3% 22.8% 263 1.1% 14.3% 328 1.3% 17.8% 6 0.7% 0.3% 1 0.4% 0.1%
Montana 21 0.0% 1 0.0% 4.8% 6 0.0% 28.6% 1 0.0% 4.8% 1 0.0% 4.8% 0 0.0% 0.0% 5 0.0% 23.8% 3 0.0% 14.3% 10 0.0% 47.6% 9 0.0% 42.9% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
North Carolina 4,918 4.9% 1,959 5.5% 39.8% 1,341 4.7% 27.3% 437 3.7% 8.9% 174 4.2% 3.5% 76 2.7% 1.5% 1,814 4.9% 36.9% 1,547 4.9% 31.5% 991 4.2% 20.2% 1,214 4.7% 24.7% 38 4.1% 0.8% 16 6.5% 0.3%
North Dakota 51 0.1% 20 0.1% 39.2% 10 0.0% 19.6% 5 0.0% 9.8% 3 0.1% 5.9% 4 0.1% 7.8% 25 0.1% 49.0% 16 0.1% 31.4% 8 0.0% 15.7% 24 0.1% 47.1% 3 0.3% 5.9% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Nebraska 95 0.1% 30 0.1% 31.6% 22 0.1% 23.2% 10 0.1% 10.5% 6 0.1% 6.3% 1 0.0% 1.1% 30 0.1% 31.6% 25 0.1% 26.3% 22 0.1% 23.2% 31 0.1% 32.6% 1 0.1% 1.1% 1 0.4% 1.1%
New Hampshire 52 0.1% 7 0.0% 13.5% 16 0.1% 30.8% 2 0.0% 3.8% 1 0.0% 1.9% 2 0.1% 3.8% 16 0.0% 30.8% 12 0.0% 23.1% 12 0.1% 23.1% 23 0.1% 44.2% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
New Jersey 1,841 1.8% 624 1.8% 33.9% 457 1.6% 24.8% 306 2.6% 16.6% 89 2.1% 4.8% 64 2.3% 3.5% 646 1.7% 35.1% 541 1.7% 29.4% 429 1.8% 23.3% 475 1.8% 25.8% 11 1.2% 0.6% 6 2.4% 0.3%
New Mexico 1,246 1.2% 212 0.6% 17.0% 371 1.3% 29.8% 284 2.4% 22.8% 41 1.0% 3.3% 25 0.9% 2.0% 485 1.3% 38.9% 401 1.3% 32.2% 391 1.7% 31.4% 337 1.3% 27.0% 31 3.4% 2.5% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Nevada 1,284 1.3% 393 1.1% 30.6% 386 1.4% 30.1% 212 1.8% 16.5% 59 1.4% 4.6% 34 1.2% 2.6% 608 1.6% 47.4% 523 1.7% 40.7% 391 1.7% 30.5% 378 1.5% 29.4% 13 1.4% 1.0% 4 1.6% 0.3%
New York 3,802 3.8% 1,162 3.3% 30.6% 1,100 3.9% 28.9% 675 5.7% 17.8% 225 5.4% 5.9% 221 7.8% 5.8% 1,415 3.8% 37.2% 1,238 3.9% 32.6% 883 3.8% 23.2% 989 3.8% 26.0% 47 5.1% 1.2% 5 2.0% 0.1%
Ohio 3,137 3.1% 1,112 3.1% 35.4% 855 3.0% 27.3% 167 1.4% 5.3% 109 2.6% 3.5% 54 1.9% 1.7% 1,032 2.8% 32.9% 825 2.6% 26.3% 897 3.8% 28.6% 928 3.6% 29.6% 29 3.2% 0.9% 10 4.1% 0.3%
Oklahoma 1,663 1.7% 507 1.4% 30.5% 530 1.9% 31.9% 112 0.9% 6.7% 38 0.9% 2.3% 43 1.5% 2.6% 627 1.7% 37.7% 524 1.7% 31.5% 383 1.6% 23.0% 483 1.9% 29.0% 12 1.3% 0.7% 2 0.8% 0.1%
Oregon 257 0.3% 65 0.2% 25.3% 78 0.3% 30.4% 38 0.3% 14.8% 6 0.1% 2.3% 16 0.6% 6.2% 95 0.3% 37.0% 71 0.2% 27.6% 68 0.3% 26.5% 93 0.4% 36.2% 6 0.7% 2.3% 1 0.4% 0.4%
Pennsylvania 4,302 4.3% 1,178 3.3% 27.4% 1,290 4.5% 30.0% 340 2.9% 7.9% 173 4.2% 4.0% 75 2.6% 1.7% 1,599 4.3% 37.2% 1,208 3.8% 28.1% 1,174 5.0% 27.3% 1,339 5.2% 31.1% 32 3.5% 0.7% 4 1.6% 0.1%
Puerto Rico 332 0.3% 11 0.0% 3.3% 76 0.3% 22.9% 25 0.2% 7.5% 11 0.3% 3.3% 7 0.2% 2.1% 100 0.3% 30.1% 70 0.2% 21.1% 73 0.3% 22.0% 146 0.6% 44.0% 1 0.1% 0.3% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Palau 1 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.0% 100.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Rhode Island 64 0.1% 12 0.0% 18.8% 15 0.1% 23.4% 4 0.0% 6.3% 3 0.1% 4.7% 3 0.1% 4.7% 17 0.0% 26.6% 13 0.0% 20.3% 18 0.1% 28.1% 22 0.1% 34.4% 1 0.1% 1.6% 0 0.0% 0.0%
South Carolina 1,370 1.4% 584 1.6% 42.6% 405 1.4% 29.6% 88 0.7% 6.4% 37 0.9% 2.7% 20 0.7% 1.5% 508 1.4% 37.1% 463 1.5% 33.8% 268 1.1% 19.6% 309 1.2% 22.6% 20 2.2% 1.5% 2 0.8% 0.1%
South Dakota 67 0.1% 24 0.1% 35.8% 16 0.1% 23.9% 21 0.2% 31.3% 8 0.2% 11.9% 0 0.0% 0.0% 32 0.1% 47.8% 20 0.1% 29.9% 25 0.1% 37.3% 24 0.1% 35.8% 1 0.1% 1.5% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Tennessee 3,307 3.3% 1,314 3.7% 39.7% 965 3.4% 29.2% 225 1.9% 6.8% 102 2.5% 3.1% 66 2.3% 2.0% 1,299 3.5% 39.3% 1,138 3.6% 34.4% 660 2.8% 20.0% 785 3.0% 23.7% 41 4.5% 1.2% 12 4.9% 0.4%
Texas 9,952 10.0% 3,610 10.2% 36.3% 2,925 10.3% 29.4% 1,745 14.7% 17.5% 622 15.0% 6.3% 265 9.4% 2.7% 4,080 10.9% 41.0% 3,569 11.4% 35.9% 2,121 9.0% 21.3% 2,335 9.1% 23.5% 82 8.9% 0.8% 19 7.8% 0.2%
Utah 215 0.2% 37 0.1% 17.2% 75 0.3% 34.9% 25 0.2% 11.6% 25 0.6% 11.6% 3 0.1% 1.4% 95 0.3% 44.2% 64 0.2% 29.8% 58 0.2% 27.0% 70 0.3% 32.6% 3 0.3% 1.4% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Virginia 3,181 3.2% 1,280 3.6% 40.2% 953 3.3% 30.0% 310 2.6% 9.7% 130 3.1% 4.1% 91 3.2% 2.9% 1,110 3.0% 34.9% 966 3.1% 30.4% 692 2.9% 21.8% 770 3.0% 24.2% 25 2.7% 0.8% 7 2.9% 0.2%
US Virgin Islands 19 0.0% 5 0.0% 26.3% 6 0.0% 31.6% 7 0.1% 36.8% 0 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.0% 5.3% 11 0.0% 57.9% 8 0.0% 42.1% 6 0.0% 31.6% 5 0.0% 26.3% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Vermont 35 0.0% 7 0.0% 20.0% 12 0.0% 34.3% 1 0.0% 2.9% 7 0.2% 20.0% 2 0.1% 5.7% 12 0.0% 34.3% 12 0.0% 34.3% 7 0.0% 20.0% 13 0.1% 37.1% 2 0.2% 5.7% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Washington 1,346 1.3% 432 1.2% 32.1% 370 1.3% 27.5% 225 1.9% 16.7% 110 2.6% 8.2% 75 2.6% 5.6% 520 1.4% 38.6% 401 1.3% 29.8% 355 1.5% 26.4% 436 1.7% 32.4% 15 1.6% 1.1% 1 0.4% 0.1%
Wisconsin 993 1.0% 403 1.1% 40.6% 258 0.9% 26.0% 62 0.5% 6.2% 30 0.7% 3.0% 48 1.7% 4.8% 244 0.7% 24.6% 215 0.7% 21.7% 224 1.0% 22.6% 327 1.3% 32.9% 8 0.9% 0.8% 6 2.4% 0.6%
Wake Islands 1 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.0% 100.0% 1 0.0% 100.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
West Virginia 142 0.1% 38 0.1% 26.8% 36 0.1% 25.4% 3 0.0% 2.1% 3 0.1% 2.1% 2 0.1% 1.4% 50 0.1% 35.2% 42 0.1% 29.6% 44 0.2% 31.0% 47 0.2% 33.1% 1 0.1% 0.7% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Wyoming 57 0.1% 9 0.0% 15.8% 21 0.1% 36.8% 3 0.0% 5.3% 0 0.0% 0.0% 2 0.1% 3.5% 22 0.1% 38.6% 14 0.0% 24.6% 13 0.1% 22.8% 18 0.1% 31.6% 2 0.2% 3.5% 0 0.0% 0.0%

*The sum of individual states does not equal total charges due to run time and process issues when generating state specific data from EEOC's live data base.

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