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EEOC Charge Receipts by State (includes U.S. Territories) and Basis for 2014*

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 2014 Total Charges % of Total US Charges FY 2014 Race State Race Charges as % of Total US Race Charges State Race Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2014 Sex State Sex Charges as % of Total US Sex Charges State Sex Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2014 Natl Origin State National Origin Charges as % of Total US National Origin Charges State National Origin Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2014 Religion State Religion Charges as % of Total US Religion Charges State Religion Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2014 Color State Color Charges as % of Total US Color Charges State Color Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2014 Retaliation All Statutes State Retaliation Charges as % of Total US Retaliation Charges State Retaliation Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2014 TVII Retaliation State TVII Retaliation Charges as % of Total US TVII Retaliation Charges State TVII Retaliation Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2014 Age State Age Charges as % of Total US Age Charges State Age Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2014 Disability State Disability Charges as % of Total US Disability Charges State Disability Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2014 EPA State EPA Charges as % of Total US EPA Charges State EPA Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2014 GINA** State GINA Charges as % of Total US GINA Charges State GINA Charges as % of Total State Charges
Alabama 2,879 3.2% 1,466 4.7% 50.9% 902 3.5% 31.3% 165 1.7% 5.7% 140 3.9% 4.9% 135 4.9% 4.7% 1,220 3.2% 42.4% 1,101 3.6% 38.2% 563 2.7% 19.6% 680 2.7% 23.6% 112 11.9% 3.9% 68 20.4% 2.4%
Alaska 77 0.1% 23 0.1% 29.9% 24 0.1% 31.2% 5 0.1% 6.5% 5 0.1% 6.5% 5 0.2% 6.5% 37 0.1% 48.1% 27 0.1% 35.1% 22 0.1% 28.6% 30 0.1% 39.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
American Samoa 4 0.0% 1 0.0% 25.0% 2 0.0% 50.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 2 0.0% 50.0% 1 0.0% 25.0% 2 0.0% 50.0% 2 0.0% 50.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 3 0.9% 75.0%
APO/FPO 2 0.0% 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% 2 0.0% 100.0% 2 0.0% 100.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Arizona 2,644 3.0% 560 1.8% 21.2% 751 2.9% 28.4% 382 4.0% 14.4% 110 3.1% 4.2% 46 1.7% 1.7% 1,206 3.2% 45.6% 868 2.8% 32.8% 620 3.0% 23.4% 908 3.6% 34.3% 36 3.8% 1.4% 6 1.8% 0.2%
Arkansas 1,339 1.5% 566 1.8% 42.3% 437 1.7% 32.6% 75 0.8% 5.6% 36 1.0% 2.7% 32 1.2% 2.4% 445 1.2% 33.2% 376 1.2% 28.1% 266 1.3% 19.9% 381 1.5% 28.5% 18 1.9% 1.3% 0 0.0% 0.0%
California 6,363 7.2% 2,176 7.0% 34.2% 1,705 6.6% 26.8% 1,101 11.5% 17.3% 282 7.9% 4.4% 270 9.8% 4.2% 3,088 8.1% 48.5% 2,439 7.9% 38.3% 1,569 7.6% 24.7% 1,988 7.8% 31.2% 46 4.9% 0.7% 23 6.9% 0.4%
Colorado 1,803 2.0% 488 1.6% 27.1% 581 2.2% 32.2% 274 2.9% 15.2% 93 2.6% 5.2% 125 4.5% 6.9% 913 2.4% 50.6% 673 2.2% 37.3% 533 2.6% 29.6% 639 2.5% 35.4% 24 2.6% 1.3% 5 1.5% 0.3%
Connecticut 270 0.3% 98 0.3% 36.3% 62 0.2% 23.0% 23 0.2% 8.5% 14 0.4% 5.2% 18 0.7% 6.7% 114 0.3% 42.2% 97 0.3% 35.9% 78 0.4% 28.9% 90 0.4% 33.3% 1 0.1% 0.4% 1 0.3% 0.4%
Delaware 155 0.2% 63 0.2% 40.6% 43 0.2% 27.7% 11 0.1% 7.1% 6 0.2% 3.9% 3 0.1% 1.9% 74 0.2% 47.7% 59 0.2% 38.1% 44 0.2% 28.4% 37 0.1% 23.9% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
District Of Columbia 635 0.7% 239 0.8% 37.6% 189 0.7% 29.8% 91 0.9% 14.3% 27 0.8% 4.3% 25 0.9% 3.9% 258 0.7% 40.6% 211 0.7% 33.2% 134 0.7% 21.1% 154 0.6% 24.3% 12 1.3% 1.9% 1 0.3% 0.2%
Federated States Of Micronesia 1 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% 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%
Florida 7,528 8.5% 2,189 7.0% 29.1% 2,159 8.3% 28.7% 1,353 14.1% 18.0% 311 8.8% 4.1% 182 6.6% 2.4% 3,261 8.6% 43.3% 2,666 8.7% 35.4% 1,750 8.5% 23.2% 2,025 8.0% 26.9% 47 5.0% 0.6% 5 1.5% 0.1%
Georgia 4,820 5.4% 1,968 6.3% 40.8% 1,517 5.8% 31.5% 324 3.4% 6.7% 145 4.1% 3.0% 91 3.3% 1.9% 1,906 5.0% 39.5% 1,604 5.2% 33.3% 926 4.5% 19.2% 1,177 4.6% 24.4% 50 5.3% 1.0% 8 2.4% 0.2%
Guam 19 0.0% 6 0.0% 31.6% 3 0.0% 15.8% 4 0.0% 21.1% 0 0.0% 0.0% 3 0.1% 15.8% 6 0.0% 31.6% 4 0.0% 21.1% 5 0.0% 26.3% 10 0.0% 52.6% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Hawaii 373 0.4% 110 0.4% 29.5% 118 0.5% 31.6% 69 0.7% 18.5% 9 0.3% 2.4% 20 0.7% 5.4% 173 0.5% 46.4% 132 0.4% 35.4% 86 0.4% 23.1% 111 0.4% 29.8% 1 0.1% 0.3% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Idaho 67 0.1% 5 0.0% 7.5% 13 0.0% 19.4% 5 0.1% 7.5% 8 0.2% 11.9% 1 0.0% 1.5% 31 0.1% 46.3% 15 0.0% 22.4% 21 0.1% 31.3% 33 0.1% 49.3% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Illinois 4,487 5.1% 1,756 5.7% 39.1% 1,263 4.9% 28.1% 492 5.1% 11.0% 154 4.3% 3.4% 130 4.7% 2.9% 1,885 5.0% 42.0% 1,533 5.0% 34.2% 1,030 5.0% 23.0% 1,362 5.4% 30.4% 54 5.8% 1.2% 18 5.4% 0.4%
Indiana 2,700 3.0% 905 2.9% 33.5% 769 3.0% 28.5% 182 1.9% 6.7% 108 3.0% 4.0% 84 3.0% 3.1% 1,063 2.8% 39.4% 819 2.7% 30.3% 680 3.3% 25.2% 859 3.4% 31.8% 22 2.3% 0.8% 7 2.1% 0.3%
Iowa 196 0.2% 52 0.2% 26.5% 46 0.2% 23.5% 27 0.3% 13.8% 26 0.7% 13.3% 4 0.1% 2.0% 61 0.2% 31.1% 49 0.2% 25.0% 40 0.2% 20.4% 72 0.3% 36.7% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Kansas 681 0.8% 233 0.7% 34.2% 217 0.8% 31.9% 58 0.6% 8.5% 24 0.7% 3.5% 34 1.2% 5.0% 365 1.0% 53.6% 272 0.9% 39.9% 197 1.0% 28.9% 224 0.9% 32.9% 11 1.2% 1.6% 54 16.2% 7.9%
Kentucky 975 1.1% 386 1.2% 39.6% 274 1.1% 28.1% 77 0.8% 7.9% 62 1.7% 6.4% 15 0.5% 1.5% 368 1.0% 37.7% 298 1.0% 30.6% 216 1.0% 22.2% 289 1.1% 29.6% 4 0.4% 0.4% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Louisiana 1,795 2.0% 846 2.7% 47.1% 480 1.8% 26.7% 65 0.7% 3.6% 59 1.7% 3.3% 69 2.5% 3.8% 764 2.0% 42.6% 694 2.3% 38.7% 304 1.5% 16.9% 375 1.5% 20.9% 9 1.0% 0.5% 12 3.6% 0.7%
Maine 34 0.0% 4 0.0% 11.8% 7 0.0% 20.6% 5 0.1% 14.7% 1 0.0% 2.9% 0 0.0% 0.0% 9 0.0% 26.5% 5 0.0% 14.7% 9 0.0% 26.5% 12 0.0% 35.3% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Marshall 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% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Maryland 2,499 2.8% 925 3.0% 37.0% 653 2.5% 26.1% 262 2.7% 10.5% 98 2.8% 3.9% 110 4.0% 4.4% 1,122 3.0% 44.9% 988 3.2% 39.5% 478 2.3% 19.1% 623 2.5% 24.9% 27 2.9% 1.1% 7 2.1% 0.3%
Massachusetts 436 0.5% 107 0.3% 24.5% 119 0.5% 27.3% 68 0.7% 15.6% 26 0.7% 6.0% 28 1.0% 6.4% 169 0.4% 38.8% 149 0.5% 34.2% 137 0.7% 31.4% 129 0.5% 29.6% 5 0.5% 1.1% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Michigan 2,624 3.0% 893 2.9% 34.0% 680 2.6% 25.9% 150 1.6% 5.7% 75 2.1% 2.9% 25 0.9% 1.0% 844 2.2% 32.2% 661 2.1% 25.2% 624 3.0% 23.8% 833 3.3% 31.7% 24 2.6% 0.9% 3 0.9% 0.1%
Minnesota 981 1.1% 360 1.2% 36.7% 260 1.0% 26.5% 122 1.3% 12.4% 41 1.2% 4.2% 37 1.3% 3.8% 567 1.5% 57.8% 334 1.1% 34.0% 266 1.3% 27.1% 376 1.5% 38.3% 17 1.8% 1.7% 6 1.8% 0.6%
Mississippi 1,781 2.0% 816 2.6% 45.8% 548 2.1% 30.8% 43 0.4% 2.4% 49 1.4% 2.8% 7 0.3% 0.4% 609 1.6% 34.2% 579 1.9% 32.5% 257 1.2% 14.4% 283 1.1% 15.9% 9 1.0% 0.5% 4 1.2% 0.2%
Missouri 1,808 2.0% 694 2.2% 38.4% 607 2.3% 33.6% 90 0.9% 5.0% 57 1.6% 3.2% 58 2.1% 3.2% 807 2.1% 44.6% 635 2.1% 35.1% 508 2.5% 28.1% 526 2.1% 29.1% 12 1.3% 0.7% 9 2.7% 0.5%
Montana 25 0.0% 8 0.0% 32.0% 15 0.1% 60.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 16 0.0% 64.0% 12 0.0% 48.0% 14 0.1% 56.0% 9 0.0% 36.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Nebraska 56 0.1% 14 0.0% 25.0% 19 0.1% 33.9% 1 0.0% 1.8% 1 0.0% 1.8% 2 0.1% 3.6% 24 0.1% 42.9% 21 0.1% 37.5% 19 0.1% 33.9% 16 0.1% 28.6% 2 0.2% 3.6% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Nevada 1,400 1.6% 386 1.2% 27.6% 423 1.6% 30.2% 213 2.2% 15.2% 56 1.6% 4.0% 50 1.8% 3.6% 705 1.9% 50.4% 589 1.9% 42.1% 370 1.8% 26.4% 417 1.6% 29.8% 22 2.3% 1.6% 5 1.5% 0.4%
New Hampshire 64 0.1% 6 0.0% 9.4% 20 0.1% 31.3% 6 0.1% 9.4% 2 0.1% 3.1% 3 0.1% 4.7% 22 0.1% 34.4% 19 0.1% 29.7% 21 0.1% 32.8% 18 0.1% 28.1% 2 0.2% 3.1% 1 0.3% 1.6%
New Jersey 1,613 1.8% 544 1.8% 33.7% 378 1.5% 23.4% 237 2.5% 14.7% 98 2.8% 6.1% 37 1.3% 2.3% 609 1.6% 37.8% 508 1.7% 31.5% 385 1.9% 23.9% 416 1.6% 25.8% 11 1.2% 0.7% 4 1.2% 0.2%
New Mexico 955 1.1% 202 0.7% 21.2% 307 1.2% 32.1% 180 1.9% 18.8% 35 1.0% 3.7% 33 1.2% 3.5% 465 1.2% 48.7% 350 1.1% 36.6% 266 1.3% 27.9% 286 1.1% 29.9% 11 1.2% 1.2% 0 0.0% 0.0%
New York 3,611 4.1% 984 3.2% 27.3% 1,125 4.3% 31.2% 544 5.7% 15.1% 208 5.9% 5.8% 172 6.2% 4.8% 1,537 4.0% 42.6% 1,346 4.4% 37.3% 789 3.8% 21.8% 980 3.9% 27.1% 37 3.9% 1.0% 6 1.8% 0.2%
North Carolina 4,017 4.5% 1,603 5.2% 39.9% 1,178 4.5% 29.3% 329 3.4% 8.2% 168 4.7% 4.2% 77 2.8% 1.9% 1,659 4.4% 41.3% 1,345 4.4% 33.5% 864 4.2% 21.5% 1,134 4.5% 28.2% 22 2.3% 0.5% 8 2.4% 0.2%
North Dakota 91 0.1% 41 0.1% 45.1% 24 0.1% 26.4% 18 0.2% 19.8% 8 0.2% 8.8% 7 0.3% 7.7% 57 0.2% 62.6% 47 0.2% 51.6% 11 0.1% 12.1% 26 0.1% 28.6% 1 0.1% 1.1% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Northern Marianna Islands 22 0.0% 9 0.0% 40.9% 11 0.0% 50.0% 6 0.1% 27.3% 0 0.0% 0.0% 2 0.1% 9.1% 9 0.0% 40.9% 9 0.0% 40.9% 2 0.0% 9.1% 6 0.0% 27.3% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Ohio 2,893 3.3% 1,049 3.4% 36.3% 804 3.1% 27.8% 149 1.6% 5.2% 107 3.0% 3.7% 47 1.7% 1.6% 1,164 3.1% 40.2% 894 2.9% 30.9% 805 3.9% 27.8% 915 3.6% 31.6% 28 3.0% 1.0% 8 2.4% 0.3%
Oklahoma 1,294 1.5% 405 1.3% 31.3% 432 1.7% 33.4% 109 1.1% 8.4% 43 1.2% 3.3% 40 1.5% 3.1% 560 1.5% 43.3% 437 1.4% 33.8% 337 1.6% 26.0% 449 1.8% 34.7% 10 1.1% 0.8% 7 2.1% 0.5%
Oregon 210 0.2% 40 0.1% 19.0% 73 0.3% 34.8% 16 0.2% 7.6% 11 0.3% 5.2% 10 0.4% 4.8% 100 0.3% 47.6% 77 0.3% 36.7% 51 0.2% 24.3% 84 0.3% 40.0% 3 0.3% 1.4% 2 0.6% 1.0%
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% 1 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Pennsylvania 4,045 4.6% 1,148 3.7% 28.4% 1,102 4.2% 27.2% 299 3.1% 7.4% 148 4.2% 3.7% 77 2.8% 1.9% 1,566 4.1% 38.7% 1,139 3.7% 28.2% 1,086 5.3% 26.8% 1,315 5.2% 32.5% 27 2.9% 0.7% 6 1.8% 0.1%
Puerto Rico 393 0.4% 7 0.0% 1.8% 102 0.4% 26.0% 31 0.3% 7.9% 9 0.3% 2.3% 11 0.4% 2.8% 151 0.4% 38.4% 115 0.4% 29.3% 126 0.6% 32.1% 158 0.6% 40.2% 3 0.3% 0.8% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Rhode Island 57 0.1% 14 0.0% 24.6% 17 0.1% 29.8% 6 0.1% 10.5% 5 0.1% 8.8% 5 0.2% 8.8% 21 0.1% 36.8% 18 0.1% 31.6% 26 0.1% 45.6% 16 0.1% 28.1% 1 0.1% 1.8% 0 0.0% 0.0%
South Carolina 1,118 1.3% 417 1.3% 37.3% 363 1.4% 32.5% 62 0.6% 5.5% 33 0.9% 3.0% 20 0.7% 1.8% 483 1.3% 43.2% 415 1.3% 37.1% 228 1.1% 20.4% 289 1.1% 25.8% 20 2.1% 1.8% 5 1.5% 0.4%
South Dakota 72 0.1% 14 0.0% 19.4% 16 0.1% 22.2% 5 0.1% 6.9% 3 0.1% 4.2% 2 0.1% 2.8% 42 0.1% 58.3% 25 0.1% 34.7% 22 0.1% 30.6% 27 0.1% 37.5% 1 0.1% 1.4% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Tennessee 3,221 3.6% 1,361 4.4% 42.3% 948 3.6% 29.4% 150 1.6% 4.7% 79 2.2% 2.5% 79 2.9% 2.5% 1,283 3.4% 39.8% 1,044 3.4% 32.4% 594 2.9% 18.4% 844 3.3% 26.2% 33 3.5% 1.0% 7 2.1% 0.2%
Texas 8,035 9.1% 2,913 9.4% 36.3% 2,564 9.9% 31.9% 1,093 11.4% 13.6% 300 8.5% 3.7% 330 12.0% 4.1% 3,708 9.8% 46.1% 3,133 10.2% 39.0% 1,889 9.2% 23.5% 2,123 8.4% 26.4% 101 10.8% 1.3% 13 3.9% 0.2%
US Virgin Islands 23 0.0% 3 0.0% 13.0% 8 0.0% 34.8% 5 0.1% 21.7% 1 0.0% 4.3% 3 0.1% 13.0% 15 0.0% 65.2% 15 0.0% 65.2% 9 0.0% 39.1% 1 0.0% 4.3% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Utah 317 0.4% 46 0.1% 14.5% 82 0.3% 25.9% 94 1.0% 29.7% 37 1.0% 11.7% 4 0.1% 1.3% 136 0.4% 42.9% 96 0.3% 30.3% 72 0.3% 22.7% 99 0.4% 31.2% 2 0.2% 0.6% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Vermont 40 0.0% 6 0.0% 15.0% 15 0.1% 37.5% 7 0.1% 17.5% 5 0.1% 12.5% 4 0.1% 10.0% 13 0.0% 32.5% 13 0.0% 32.5% 14 0.1% 35.0% 17 0.1% 42.5% 1 0.1% 2.5% 1 0.3% 2.5%
Virginia 3,051 3.4% 1,155 3.7% 37.9% 927 3.6% 30.4% 276 2.9% 9.0% 128 3.6% 4.2% 99 3.6% 3.2% 1,307 3.4% 42.8% 1,100 3.6% 36.1% 600 2.9% 19.7% 767 3.0% 25.1% 34 3.6% 1.1% 14 4.2% 0.5%
Wake 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%
Washington 1,159 1.3% 352 1.1% 30.4% 352 1.4% 30.4% 141 1.5% 12.2% 56 1.6% 4.8% 67 2.4% 5.8% 541 1.4% 46.7% 407 1.3% 35.1% 334 1.6% 28.8% 423 1.7% 36.5% 9 1.0% 0.8% 4 1.2% 0.3%
West Virginia 153 0.2% 19 0.1% 12.4% 40 0.2% 26.1% 9 0.1% 5.9% 5 0.1% 3.3% 0 0.0% 0.0% 52 0.1% 34.0% 39 0.1% 25.5% 54 0.3% 35.3% 68 0.3% 44.4% 1 0.1% 0.7% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Wisconsin 968 1.1% 374 1.2% 38.6% 218 0.8% 22.5% 61 0.6% 6.3% 34 1.0% 3.5% 13 0.5% 1.3% 304 0.8% 31.4% 238 0.8% 24.6% 212 1.0% 21.9% 280 1.1% 28.9% 12 1.3% 1.2% 2 0.6% 0.2%
Wyoming 69 0.1% 14 0.0% 20.3% 29 0.1% 42.0% 6 0.1% 8.7% 2 0.1% 2.9% 4 0.1% 5.8% 30 0.1% 43.5% 22 0.1% 31.9% 20 0.1% 29.0% 25 0.1% 36.2% 3 0.3% 4.3% 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.