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EEOC Charge Receipts by State (includes U.S. Territories) and Basis for 2012*

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 2012 Total Charges % of Total US Charges FY 2012 Race State Race Charges as % of Total US Race Charges State Race Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2012 Sex State Sex Charges as % of Total US Sex Charges State Sex Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2012 Natl Origin State National Origin Charges as % of Total US National Origin Charges State National Origin Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2012 Religion State Religion Charges as % of Total US Religion Charges State Religion Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2012 Color State Color Charges as % of Total US Color Charges State Color Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2012 Retaliation All Statutes State Retaliation Charges as % of Total US Retaliation Charges State Retaliation Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2012 TVII Retaliation State TVII Retaliation Charges as % of Total US TVII Retaliation Charges State TVII Retaliation Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2012 Age State Age Charges as % of Total US Age Charges State Age Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2012 Disability State Disability Charges as % of Total US Disability Charges State Disability Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2012 EPA State EPA Charges as % of Total US EPA Charges State EPA Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2012 GINA** State GINA Charges as % of Total US GINA Charges State GINA Charges as % of Total State Charges
Alaska 100 0.1% 24 0.1% 24.0% 35 0.1% 35.0% 13 0.1% 13.0% 6 0.2% 6.0% 3 0.1% 3.0% 31 0.1% 31.0% 20 0.1% 20.0% 34 0.1% 43.0% 24 0.1% 24.0% 3 0.3% 3.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Alabama 3,246 3.3% 1,611 4.8% 49.6% 1,086 3.6% 33.5% 127 1.2% 3.9% 83 2.2% 2.6% 64 2.4% 2.0% 1,199 3.2% 36.9% 1,111 3.6% 34.2% 619 2.7% 19.6% 677 2.6% 20.9% 57 5.3% 1.8% 17 6.1% 0.5%
APO/FPO 2 0.0% 1 0.0% 50.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.0% 50.0% 1 0.0% 50.0% 2 0.0% 33.3% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Arkansas 2,374 2.4% 736 2.2% 31.0% 1,212 4.0% 51.1% 76 0.7% 3.2% 53 1.4% 2.2% 21 0.8% 0.9% 520 1.4% 21.9% 426 1.4% 17.9% 303 1.3% 18.2% 407 1.5% 17.1% 93 8.6% 3.9% 5 1.8% 0.2%
American Samoa 3 0.0% 1 0.0% 33.3% 0 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.0% 33.3% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.0% 33.3% 0 0.0% 0.0% 2 0.0% 50.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Arizona 2,920 2.9% 615 1.8% 21.1% 858 2.8% 29.4% 448 4.1% 15.3% 178 4.7% 6.1% 59 2.2% 2.0% 1,181 3.1% 40.4% 900 2.9% 30.8% 722 3.2% 25.3% 884 3.4% 30.3% 33 3.0% 1.1% 9 3.2% 0.3%
California 7,399 7.4% 2,299 6.9% 31.1% 2,036 6.7% 27.5% 1,350 12.4% 18.2% 345 9.1% 4.7% 269 10.1% 3.6% 3,406 9.0% 46.0% 2,698 8.6% 36.5% 1,833 8.0% 25.6% 2,236 8.5% 30.2% 56 5.2% 0.8% 35 12.5% 0.5%
Colorado 1,956 2.0% 503 1.5% 25.7% 686 2.3% 35.1% 310 2.8% 15.8% 102 2.7% 5.2% 157 5.9% 8.0% 864 2.3% 44.2% 665 2.1% 34.0% 540 2.4% 27.2% 612 2.3% 31.3% 33 3.0% 1.7% 9 3.2% 0.5%
Connecticut 279 0.3% 81 0.2% 29.0% 76 0.3% 27.2% 44 0.4% 15.8% 17 0.4% 6.1% 17 0.6% 6.1% 101 0.3% 36.2% 73 0.2% 26.2% 87 0.4% 33.2% 87 0.3% 31.2% 2 0.2% 0.7% 2 0.7% 0.7%
District Of Columbia 694 0.7% 259 0.8% 37.3% 220 0.7% 31.7% 112 1.0% 16.1% 37 1.0% 5.3% 23 0.9% 3.3% 275 0.7% 39.6% 239 0.8% 34.4% 166 0.7% 22.3% 146 0.6% 21.0% 12 1.1% 1.7% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Delaware 184 0.2% 71 0.2% 38.6% 40 0.1% 21.7% 21 0.2% 11.4% 8 0.2% 4.3% 3 0.1% 1.6% 59 0.2% 32.1% 51 0.2% 27.7% 41 0.2% 18.0% 46 0.2% 25.0% 3 0.3% 1.6% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Florida 7,940 8.0% 2,274 6.8% 28.6% 2,698 8.9% 34.0% 1,352 12.4% 17.0% 316 8.3% 4.0% 162 6.1% 2.0% 3,036 8.0% 38.2% 2,590 8.3% 32.6% 1,694 7.4% 20.9% 1,789 6.8% 22.5% 50 4.6% 0.6% 12 4.3% 0.2%
Federated States Of Micronesia 2 0.0% 1 0.0% 50.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.0% 50.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.0% 33.3% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Georgia 5,903 5.9% 2,506 7.5% 42.5% 1,850 6.1% 31.3% 451 4.1% 7.6% 185 4.9% 3.1% 81 3.0% 1.4% 2,043 5.4% 34.6% 1,810 5.8% 30.7% 1,042 4.6% 18.6% 1,315 5.0% 22.3% 49 4.5% 0.8% 7 2.5% 0.1%
Guam 30 0.0% 6 0.0% 20.0% 5 0.0% 16.7% 7 0.1% 23.3% 0 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.0% 3.3% 14 0.0% 46.7% 11 0.0% 36.7% 7 0.0% 35.0% 10 0.0% 33.3% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Hawaii 319 0.3% 104 0.3% 32.6% 102 0.3% 32.0% 66 0.6% 20.7% 8 0.2% 2.5% 10 0.4% 3.1% 134 0.4% 42.0% 115 0.4% 36.1% 78 0.3% 22.5% 88 0.3% 27.6% 4 0.4% 1.3% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Iowa 208 0.2% 66 0.2% 31.7% 61 0.2% 29.3% 20 0.2% 9.6% 9 0.2% 4.3% 8 0.3% 3.8% 54 0.1% 26.0% 42 0.1% 20.2% 33 0.1% 17.6% 84 0.3% 40.4% 2 0.2% 1.0% 1 0.4% 0.5%
Idaho 80 0.1% 10 0.0% 12.5% 28 0.1% 35.0% 8 0.1% 10.0% 6 0.2% 7.5% 5 0.2% 6.3% 35 0.1% 43.8% 21 0.1% 26.3% 32 0.1% 33.0% 31 0.1% 38.8% 1 0.1% 1.3% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Illinois 5,490 5.5% 1,826 5.4% 33.3% 1,447 4.8% 26.4% 566 5.2% 10.3% 165 4.3% 3.0% 135 5.1% 2.5% 1,902 5.0% 34.6% 1,516 4.9% 27.6% 1,674 7.3% 27.5% 1,390 5.3% 25.3% 71 6.6% 1.3% 14 5.0% 0.3%
Indiana 3,063 3.1% 997 3.0% 32.5% 917 3.0% 29.9% 179 1.6% 5.8% 102 2.7% 3.3% 92 3.5% 3.0% 1,059 2.8% 34.6% 819 2.6% 26.7% 736 3.2% 25.0% 962 3.6% 31.4% 43 4.0% 1.4% 5 1.8% 0.2%
Kansas 825 0.8% 277 0.8% 33.6% 295 1.0% 35.8% 71 0.7% 8.6% 34 0.9% 4.1% 37 1.4% 4.5% 389 1.0% 47.2% 314 1.0% 38.1% 189 0.8% 21.6% 256 1.0% 31.0% 9 0.8% 1.1% 3 1.1% 0.4%
Kentucky 977 1.0% 335 1.0% 34.3% 287 0.9% 29.4% 53 0.5% 5.4% 44 1.2% 4.5% 18 0.7% 1.8% 312 0.8% 31.9% 256 0.8% 26.2% 222 1.0% 20.7% 291 1.1% 29.8% 4 0.4% 0.4% 2 0.7% 0.2%
Louisiana 1,970 2.0% 868 2.6% 44.1% 590 1.9% 29.9% 76 0.7% 3.9% 59 1.5% 3.0% 90 3.4% 4.6% 740 2.0% 37.6% 712 2.3% 36.1% 302 1.3% 14.2% 395 1.5% 20.1% 22 2.0% 1.1% 9 3.2% 0.5%
Massachusetts 426 0.4% 82 0.2% 19.2% 139 0.5% 32.6% 56 0.5% 13.1% 13 0.3% 3.1% 15 0.6% 3.5% 143 0.4% 33.6% 111 0.4% 26.1% 137 0.6% 29.8% 128 0.5% 30.0% 3 0.3% 0.7% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Maryland 2,480 2.5% 976 2.9% 39.4% 671 2.2% 27.1% 256 2.4% 10.3% 103 2.7% 4.2% 97 3.6% 3.9% 1,029 2.7% 41.5% 910 2.9% 36.7% 528 2.3% 22.9% 606 2.3% 24.4% 25 2.3% 1.0% 13 4.6% 0.5%
Maine 34 0.0% 7 0.0% 20.6% 12 0.0% 35.3% 2 0.0% 5.9% 0 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.0% 2.9% 9 0.0% 26.5% 7 0.0% 20.6% 9 0.0% 27.3% 7 0.0% 20.6% 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 2,587 2.6% 860 2.6% 33.2% 686 2.3% 26.5% 129 1.2% 5.0% 74 1.9% 2.9% 19 0.7% 0.7% 781 2.1% 30.2% 628 2.0% 24.3% 545 2.4% 20.0% 814 3.1% 31.5% 17 1.6% 0.7% 4 1.4% 0.2%
Minnesota 1,120 1.1% 448 1.3% 40.0% 288 0.9% 25.7% 196 1.8% 17.5% 115 3.0% 10.3% 38 1.4% 3.4% 544 1.4% 48.6% 343 1.1% 30.6% 264 1.2% 21.9% 427 1.6% 38.1% 20 1.8% 1.8% 6 2.1% 0.5%
Missouri 2,100 2.1% 809 2.4% 38.5% 660 2.2% 31.4% 137 1.3% 6.5% 70 1.8% 3.3% 56 2.1% 2.7% 898 2.4% 42.8% 699 2.2% 33.3% 522 2.3% 22.6% 553 2.1% 26.3% 23 2.1% 1.1% 17 6.1% 0.8%
Northern Marianna Islands 38 0.0% 16 0.0% 42.1% 10 0.0% 26.3% 21 0.2% 55.3% 1 0.0% 2.6% 7 0.3% 18.4% 8 0.0% 21.1% 7 0.0% 18.4% 9 0.0% 29.0% 3 0.0% 7.9% 1 0.1% 2.6% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Mississippi 1,869 1.9% 871 2.6% 46.6% 605 2.0% 32.4% 46 0.4% 2.5% 38 1.0% 2.0% 13 0.5% 0.7% 564 1.5% 30.2% 528 1.7% 28.3% 283 1.2% 15.3% 337 1.3% 18.0% 10 0.9% 0.5% 5 1.8% 0.3%
Montana 13 0.0% 3 0.0% 23.1% 5 0.0% 38.5% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 5 0.0% 38.5% 4 0.0% 30.8% 5 0.0% 23.8% 5 0.0% 38.5% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
North Carolina 4,778 4.8% 1,874 5.6% 39.2% 1,387 4.6% 29.0% 412 3.8% 8.6% 183 4.8% 3.8% 81 3.0% 1.7% 1,809 4.8% 37.9% 1,502 4.8% 31.4% 934 4.1% 19.0% 1,200 4.5% 25.1% 48 4.4% 1.0% 4 1.4% 0.1%
North Dakota 80 0.1% 27 0.1% 33.8% 24 0.1% 30.0% 11 0.1% 13.8% 0 0.0% 0.0% 2 0.1% 2.5% 38 0.1% 47.5% 25 0.1% 31.3% 18 0.1% 35.3% 33 0.1% 41.3% 0 0.0% 0.0% 2 0.7% 2.5%
Nebraska 75 0.1% 23 0.1% 30.7% 24 0.1% 32.0% 7 0.1% 9.3% 3 0.1% 4.0% 2 0.1% 2.7% 20 0.1% 26.7% 14 0.0% 18.7% 28 0.1% 29.5% 25 0.1% 33.3% 1 0.1% 1.3% 0 0.0% 0.0%
New Hampshire 59 0.1% 5 0.0% 8.5% 16 0.1% 27.1% 6 0.1% 10.2% 2 0.1% 3.4% 5 0.2% 8.5% 20 0.1% 33.9% 11 0.0% 18.6% 14 0.1% 26.9% 28 0.1% 47.5% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
New Jersey 1,797 1.8% 596 1.8% 33.2% 462 1.5% 25.7% 228 2.1% 12.7% 87 2.3% 4.8% 56 2.1% 3.1% 662 1.7% 36.8% 567 1.8% 31.6% 446 2.0% 24.2% 463 1.8% 25.8% 11 1.0% 0.6% 4 1.4% 0.2%
New Mexico 1,277 1.3% 243 0.7% 19.0% 417 1.4% 32.7% 273 2.5% 21.4% 36 0.9% 2.8% 46 1.7% 3.6% 525 1.4% 41.1% 421 1.3% 33.0% 308 1.3% 24.7% 375 1.4% 29.4% 21 1.9% 1.6% 8 2.9% 0.6%
Nevada 1,267 1.3% 357 1.1% 28.2% 408 1.3% 32.2% 214 2.0% 16.9% 53 1.4% 4.2% 24 0.9% 1.9% 593 1.6% 46.8% 500 1.6% 39.5% 328 1.4% 25.5% 343 1.3% 27.1% 21 1.9% 1.7% 3 1.1% 0.2%
New York 3,914 3.9% 1,140 3.4% 29.1% 1,226 4.0% 31.3% 675 6.2% 17.2% 205 5.4% 5.2% 231 8.7% 5.9% 1,447 3.8% 37.0% 1,214 3.9% 31.0% 910 4.0% 23.9% 1,073 4.1% 27.4% 26 2.4% 0.7% 9 3.2% 0.2%
Ohio 3,326 3.3% 1,165 3.5% 35.0% 884 2.9% 26.6% 185 1.7% 5.6% 104 2.7% 3.1% 78 2.9% 2.3% 1,194 3.2% 35.9% 959 3.1% 28.8% 955 4.2% 30.4% 935 3.5% 28.1% 29 2.7% 0.9% 8 2.9% 0.2%
Oklahoma 1,498 1.5% 484 1.4% 32.3% 458 1.5% 30.6% 109 1.0% 7.3% 40 1.0% 2.7% 25 0.9% 1.7% 583 1.5% 38.9% 497 1.6% 33.2% 366 1.6% 22.0% 448 1.7% 29.9% 31 2.9% 2.1% 9 3.2% 0.6%
Oregon 292 0.3% 51 0.2% 17.5% 83 0.3% 28.4% 47 0.4% 16.1% 17 0.4% 5.8% 5 0.2% 1.7% 92 0.2% 31.5% 66 0.2% 22.6% 97 0.4% 37.7% 107 0.4% 36.6% 3 0.3% 1.0% 6 2.1% 2.1%
Pennsylvania 4,535 4.6% 1,214 3.6% 26.8% 1,293 4.3% 28.5% 318 2.9% 7.0% 161 4.2% 3.6% 76 2.9% 1.7% 1,691 4.5% 37.3% 1,253 4.0% 27.6% 1,350 5.9% 31.4% 1,437 5.4% 31.7% 39 3.6% 0.9% 3 1.1% 0.1%
Puerto Rico 407 0.4% 9 0.0% 2.2% 113 0.4% 27.8% 40 0.4% 9.8% 4 0.1% 1.0% 9 0.3% 2.2% 143 0.4% 35.1% 94 0.3% 23.1% 87 0.4% 26.2% 180 0.7% 44.2% 2 0.2% 0.5% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Palau 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%
Rhode Island 47 0.0% 15 0.0% 31.9% 9 0.0% 19.1% 10 0.1% 21.3% 1 0.0% 2.1% 5 0.2% 10.6% 17 0.0% 36.2% 12 0.0% 25.5% 18 0.1% 28.1% 10 0.0% 21.3% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
South Carolina 1,232 1.2% 482 1.4% 39.1% 383 1.3% 31.1% 84 0.8% 6.8% 42 1.1% 3.4% 17 0.6% 1.4% 478 1.3% 38.8% 413 1.3% 33.5% 232 1.0% 16.9% 264 1.0% 21.4% 14 1.3% 1.1% 6 2.1% 0.5%
South Dakota 63 0.1% 18 0.1% 28.6% 14 0.0% 22.2% 9 0.1% 14.3% 4 0.1% 6.3% 1 0.0% 1.6% 28 0.1% 44.4% 20 0.1% 31.7% 24 0.1% 35.8% 22 0.1% 34.9% 2 0.2% 3.2% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Tennessee 3,280 3.3% 1,276 3.8% 38.9% 998 3.3% 30.4% 158 1.5% 4.8% 121 3.2% 3.7% 56 2.1% 1.7% 1,286 3.4% 39.2% 1,115 3.6% 34.0% 733 3.2% 22.2% 808 3.1% 24.6% 35 3.2% 1.1% 6 2.1% 0.2%
Texas 8,929 9.0% 3,037 9.1% 34.0% 2,738 9.0% 30.7% 1,303 12.0% 14.6% 299 7.8% 3.3% 296 11.1% 3.3% 3,730 9.9% 41.8% 3,156 10.1% 35.3% 2,001 8.8% 20.1% 2,246 8.5% 25.2% 94 8.7% 1.1% 20 7.1% 0.2%
Utah 247 0.2% 32 0.1% 13.0% 100 0.3% 40.5% 18 0.2% 7.3% 14 0.4% 5.7% 5 0.2% 2.0% 95 0.3% 38.5% 64 0.2% 25.9% 54 0.2% 25.1% 85 0.3% 34.4% 4 0.4% 1.6% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Virginia 3,201 3.2% 1,161 3.5% 36.3% 951 3.1% 29.7% 307 2.8% 9.6% 118 3.1% 3.7% 79 3.0% 2.5% 1,118 3.0% 34.9% 960 3.1% 30.0% 673 2.9% 21.2% 845 3.2% 26.4% 32 3.0% 1.0% 9 3.2% 0.3%
US Virgin Islands 20 0.0% 1 0.0% 5.0% 2 0.0% 10.0% 2 0.0% 10.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.0% 5.0% 11 0.0% 55.0% 11 0.0% 55.0% 6 0.0% 31.6% 8 0.0% 40.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Vermont 34 0.0% 5 0.0% 14.7% 10 0.0% 29.4% 2 0.0% 5.9% 0 0.0% 0.0% 4 0.2% 11.8% 15 0.0% 44.1% 9 0.0% 26.5% 7 0.0% 20.0% 17 0.1% 50.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Washington 1,190 1.2% 325 1.0% 27.3% 359 1.2% 30.2% 175 1.6% 14.7% 100 2.6% 8.4% 39 1.5% 3.3% 491 1.3% 41.3% 367 1.2% 30.8% 326 1.4% 24.2% 422 1.6% 35.5% 10 0.9% 0.8% 5 1.8% 0.4%
Wisconsin 1,067 1.1% 382 1.1% 35.8% 284 0.9% 26.6% 69 0.6% 6.5% 30 0.8% 2.8% 15 0.6% 1.4% 298 0.8% 27.9% 240 0.8% 22.5% 199 0.9% 20.0% 336 1.3% 31.5% 10 0.9% 0.9% 2 0.7% 0.2%
Wake Islands 1 0.0% 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% 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% 0 0.0% 0.0%
West Virginia 165 0.2% 29 0.1% 17.6% 67 0.2% 40.6% 16 0.1% 9.7% 7 0.2% 4.2% 1 0.0% 0.6% 62 0.2% 37.6% 48 0.2% 29.1% 49 0.2% 34.5% 57 0.2% 34.5% 1 0.1% 0.6% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Wyoming 95 0.1% 14 0.0% 14.7% 36 0.1% 37.9% 9 0.1% 9.5% 6 0.2% 6.3% 2 0.1% 2.1% 47 0.1% 49.5% 37 0.1% 38.9% 30 0.1% 52.6% 31 0.1% 32.6% 1 0.1% 1.1% 1 0.4% 1.1%

*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.