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EEOC Charge Receipts by State (includes U.S. Territories) and Basis for 2017*

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 2017 Total Charges % of Total US Charges FY 2017 Race State Race Charges as % of Total US Race Charges State Race Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2017 Sex State Sex Charges as % of Total US Sex Charges State Sex Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2017 Natl Origin State National Origin Charges as % of Total US National Origin Charges State National Origin Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2017 Religion State Religion Charges as % of Total US Religion Charges State Religion Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2017 Color State Color Charges as % of Total US Color Charges State Color Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2017 Retaliation All Statutes State Retaliation Charges as % of Total US Retaliation Charges State Retaliation Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2017 TVII Retaliation State TVII Retaliation Charges as % of Total US TVII Retaliation Charges State TVII Retaliation Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2017 Age State Age Charges as % of Total US Age Charges State Age Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2017 Disability State Disability Charges as % of Total US Disability Charges State Disability Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2017 EPA State EPA Charges as % of Total US EPA Charges State EPA Charges as % of Total State Charges FY 2017 GINA** State GINA Charges as % of Total US GINA Charges State GINA Charges as % of Total State Charges
Alabama 2,522 3.0% 1,171 4.1% 46.4% 888 3.5% 35.2% 68 0.8% 2.7% 66 1.9% 2.6% 60 1.9% 2.4% 1,107 3.1% 43.9% 989 3.1% 39.2% 414 2.3% 16.4% 624 2.3% 24.7% 32 3.2% 1.3% 3 1.5% 0.1%
Alaska 101 0.1% 28 0.1% 27.7% 28 0.1% 27.7% 12 0.1% 11.9% 5 0.1% 5.0% 5 0.2% 5.0% 51 0.1% 50.5% 34 0.1% 33.7% 27 0.1% 26.7% 36 0.1% 35.6% 4 0.4% 4.0% 1 0.5% 1.0%
American Samoa 4 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.0% 25.0% 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% 1 0.0% 25.0% 1 0.0% 25.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
APO/FPO 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%
Arizona 1,988 2.4% 437 1.5% 22.0% 656 2.6% 33.0% 264 3.2% 13.3% 94 2.7% 4.7% 55 1.7% 2.8% 959 2.1% 48.2% 680 2.1% 34.2% 429 2.3% 21.6% 696 2.6% 35.0% 28 2.8% 1.4% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Arkansas 1,371 1.6% 596 2.1% 43.5% 439 1.7% 32.0% 68 0.8% 5.0% 51 1.5% 3.7% 34 1.0% 2.5% 454 1.2% 33.1% 369 1.2% 26.9% 261 1.4% 19.0% 414 1.5% 30.2% 12 1.2% 0.9% 1 0.5% 0.1%
California 5,423 6.4% 1,811 6.3% 33.4% 1,500 5.9% 27.7% 786 9.5% 14.5% 270 7.9% 5.0% 190 5.9% 3.5% 2,752 6.4% 50.7% 2,051 6.4% 37.8% 1,374 7.5% 25.3% 1,915 7.1% 35.3% 80 8.0% 1.5% 17 8.3% 0.3%
Colorado 1,688 2.0% 459 1.6% 27.2% 607 2.4% 36.0% 290 3.5% 17.2% 103 3.0% 6.1% 113 3.5% 6.7% 881 2.1% 52.2% 686 2.1% 40.6% 463 2.5% 27.4% 588 2.2% 34.8% 32 3.2% 1.9% 5 2.4% 0.3%
Connecticut 264 0.3% 98 0.3% 37.1% 68 0.3% 25.8% 39 0.5% 14.8% 13 0.4% 4.9% 24 0.7% 9.1% 100 0.2% 37.9% 74 0.2% 28.0% 65 0.4% 24.6% 91 0.3% 34.5% 5 0.5% 1.9% 1 0.5% 0.4%
Delaware 137 0.2% 48 0.2% 35.0% 29 0.1% 21.2% 14 0.2% 10.2% 6 0.2% 4.4% 1 0.0% 0.7% 60 0.1% 43.8% 38 0.1% 27.7% 32 0.2% 23.4% 50 0.2% 36.5% 2 0.2% 1.5% 0 0.0% 0.0%
District Of Columbia 546 0.6% 219 0.8% 40.1% 161 0.6% 29.5% 80 1.0% 14.7% 34 1.0% 6.2% 25 0.8% 4.6% 253 0.7% 46.3% 219 0.7% 40.1% 120 0.7% 22.0% 126 0.5% 23.1% 10 1.0% 1.8% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Federated States Of Micronesia 1 0.0% 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% 1 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Florida 6,858 8.1% 2,153 7.5% 31.4% 2,041 8.0% 29.8% 1,066 12.8% 15.5% 256 7.5% 3.7% 341 10.5% 5.0% 3,486 8.8% 50.8% 2,814 8.8% 41.0% 1,366 7.4% 19.9% 2,222 8.3% 32.4% 29 2.9% 0.4% 6 2.9% 0.1%
Georgia 4,894 5.8% 1,864 6.5% 38.1% 1,596 6.2% 32.6% 334 4.0% 6.8% 183 5.3% 3.7% 147 4.5% 3.0% 2,434 6.1% 49.7% 1,943 6.1% 39.7% 807 4.4% 16.5% 1,362 5.1% 27.8% 51 5.1% 1.0% 6 2.9% 0.1%
Guam 26 0.0% 4 0.0% 15.4% 8 0.0% 30.8% 10 0.1% 38.5% 3 0.1% 11.5% 1 0.0% 3.8% 15 0.0% 57.7% 12 0.0% 46.2% 4 0.0% 15.4% 6 0.0% 23.1% 2 0.2% 7.7% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Hawaii 294 0.3% 83 0.3% 28.2% 93 0.4% 31.6% 47 0.6% 16.0% 6 0.2% 2.0% 13 0.4% 4.4% 151 0.3% 51.4% 109 0.3% 37.1% 66 0.4% 22.4% 110 0.4% 37.4% 3 0.3% 1.0% 1 0.5% 0.3%
Idaho 57 0.1% 10 0.0% 17.5% 14 0.1% 24.6% 5 0.1% 8.8% 4 0.1% 7.0% 3 0.1% 5.3% 23 0.0% 40.4% 15 0.0% 26.3% 10 0.1% 17.5% 29 0.1% 50.9% 1 0.1% 1.8% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Illinois 4,392 5.2% 1,663 5.8% 37.9% 1,399 5.5% 31.9% 390 4.7% 8.9% 155 4.5% 3.5% 143 4.4% 3.3% 2,382 5.6% 54.2% 1,798 5.6% 40.9% 1,032 5.6% 23.5% 1,414 5.3% 32.2% 34 3.4% 0.8% 14 6.8% 0.3%
Indiana 2,389 2.8% 793 2.8% 33.2% 759 3.0% 31.8% 139 1.7% 5.8% 76 2.2% 3.2% 105 3.2% 4.4% 1,067 2.5% 44.7% 811 2.5% 33.9% 550 3.0% 23.0% 896 3.3% 37.5% 24 2.4% 1.0% 1 0.5% 0.0%
Iowa 152 0.2% 42 0.1% 27.6% 35 0.1% 23.0% 10 0.1% 6.6% 6 0.2% 3.9% 7 0.2% 4.6% 63 0.1% 41.4% 39 0.1% 25.7% 40 0.2% 26.3% 63 0.2% 41.4% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Kansas 623 0.7% 198 0.7% 31.8% 215 0.8% 34.5% 50 0.6% 8.0% 24 0.7% 3.9% 29 0.9% 4.7% 372 0.8% 59.7% 272 0.8% 43.7% 160 0.9% 25.7% 213 0.8% 34.2% 16 1.6% 2.6% 4 1.9% 0.6%
Kentucky 883 1.0% 328 1.1% 37.1% 262 1.0% 29.7% 70 0.8% 7.9% 40 1.2% 4.5% 31 1.0% 3.5% 350 0.9% 39.6% 278 0.9% 31.5% 184 1.0% 20.8% 294 1.1% 33.3% 5 0.5% 0.6% 3 1.5% 0.3%
Louisiana 1,669 2.0% 684 2.4% 41.0% 468 1.8% 28.0% 63 0.8% 3.8% 44 1.3% 2.6% 71 2.2% 4.3% 854 2.4% 51.2% 763 2.4% 45.7% 247 1.3% 14.8% 409 1.5% 24.5% 20 2.0% 1.2% 5 2.4% 0.3%
Maine 35 0.0% 5 0.0% 14.3% 7 0.0% 20.0% 0 0.0% 0.0% 2 0.1% 5.7% 0 0.0% 0.0% 15 0.0% 42.9% 11 0.0% 31.4% 11 0.1% 31.4% 21 0.1% 60.0% 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%
Maryland 2,374 2.8% 887 3.1% 37.4% 693 2.7% 29.2% 254 3.1% 10.7% 81 2.4% 3.4% 104 3.2% 4.4% 1,150 3.1% 48.4% 980 3.1% 41.3% 431 2.3% 18.2% 617 2.3% 26.0% 25 2.5% 1.1% 7 3.4% 0.3%
Massachusetts 470 0.6% 115 0.4% 24.5% 146 0.6% 31.1% 57 0.7% 12.1% 33 1.0% 7.0% 23 0.7% 4.9% 213 0.5% 45.3% 171 0.5% 36.4% 110 0.6% 23.4% 147 0.5% 31.3% 6 0.6% 1.3% 3 1.5% 0.6%
Michigan 2,489 3.0% 779 2.7% 31.3% 664 2.6% 26.7% 157 1.9% 6.3% 114 3.3% 4.6% 28 0.9% 1.1% 986 2.3% 39.6% 741 2.3% 29.8% 505 2.7% 20.3% 831 3.1% 33.4% 35 3.5% 1.4% 6 2.9% 0.2%
Minnesota 727 0.9% 254 0.9% 34.9% 200 0.8% 27.5% 81 1.0% 11.1% 30 0.9% 4.1% 29 0.9% 4.0% 460 0.9% 63.3% 289 0.9% 39.8% 175 1.0% 24.1% 314 1.2% 43.2% 9 0.9% 1.2% 1 0.5% 0.1%
Mississippi 1,812 2.2% 749 2.6% 41.3% 556 2.2% 30.7% 37 0.4% 2.0% 42 1.2% 2.3% 19 0.6% 1.0% 738 2.1% 40.7% 665 2.1% 36.7% 285 1.6% 15.7% 412 1.5% 22.7% 17 1.7% 0.9% 8 3.9% 0.4%
Missouri 2,144 2.5% 755 2.6% 35.2% 720 2.8% 33.6% 109 1.3% 5.1% 85 2.5% 4.0% 115 3.5% 5.4% 1,172 2.7% 54.7% 861 2.7% 40.2% 588 3.2% 27.4% 698 2.6% 32.6% 26 2.6% 1.2% 6 2.9% 0.3%
Montana 28 0.0% 3 0.0% 10.7% 9 0.0% 32.1% 4 0.0% 14.3% 1 0.0% 3.6% 1 0.0% 3.6% 8 0.0% 28.6% 4 0.0% 14.3% 11 0.1% 39.3% 12 0.0% 42.9% 0 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.5% 3.6%
Nebraska 66 0.1% 14 0.0% 21.2% 22 0.1% 33.3% 7 0.1% 10.6% 1 0.0% 1.5% 3 0.1% 4.5% 31 0.1% 47.0% 21 0.1% 31.8% 18 0.1% 27.3% 29 0.1% 43.9% 4 0.4% 6.1% 1 0.5% 1.5%
Nevada 978 1.2% 314 1.1% 32.1% 330 1.3% 33.7% 156 1.9% 16.0% 44 1.3% 4.5% 54 1.7% 5.5% 558 1.3% 57.1% 423 1.3% 43.3% 236 1.3% 24.1% 322 1.2% 32.9% 11 1.1% 1.1% 1 0.5% 0.1%
New Hampshire 63 0.1% 7 0.0% 11.1% 31 0.1% 49.2% 2 0.0% 3.2% 0 0.0% 0.0% 1 0.0% 1.6% 33 0.1% 52.4% 27 0.1% 42.9% 18 0.1% 28.6% 24 0.1% 38.1% 1 0.1% 1.6% 0 0.0% 0.0%
New Jersey 1,611 1.9% 533 1.9% 33.1% 447 1.7% 27.7% 212 2.6% 13.2% 85 2.5% 5.3% 47 1.5% 2.9% 687 1.7% 42.6% 536 1.7% 33.3% 400 2.2% 24.8% 510 1.9% 31.7% 16 1.6% 1.0% 1 0.5% 0.1%
New Mexico 843 1.0% 154 0.5% 18.3% 297 1.2% 35.2% 158 1.9% 18.7% 32 0.9% 3.8% 23 0.7% 2.7% 449 1.1% 53.3% 349 1.1% 41.4% 167 0.9% 19.8% 246 0.9% 29.2% 18 1.8% 2.1% 2 1.0% 0.2%
New York 3,690 4.4% 1,095 3.8% 29.7% 1,142 4.5% 30.9% 577 7.0% 15.6% 242 7.0% 6.6% 225 6.9% 6.1% 1,711 4.7% 46.4% 1,492 4.7% 40.4% 858 4.7% 23.3% 1,052 3.9% 28.5% 29 2.9% 0.8% 8 3.9% 0.2%
North Carolina 3,752 4.5% 1,447 5.1% 38.6% 1,034 4.0% 27.6% 262 3.2% 7.0% 149 4.3% 4.0% 114 3.5% 3.0% 1,854 4.5% 49.4% 1,432 4.5% 38.2% 751 4.1% 20.0% 1,210 4.5% 32.2% 52 5.2% 1.4% 9 4.4% 0.2%
North Dakota 64 0.1% 21 0.1% 32.8% 14 0.1% 21.9% 9 0.1% 14.1% 3 0.1% 4.7% 2 0.1% 3.1% 31 0.1% 48.4% 22 0.1% 34.4% 11 0.1% 17.2% 30 0.1% 46.9% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Northern Marianna Islands 29 0.0% 16 0.1% 55.2% 8 0.0% 27.6% 19 0.2% 65.5% 3 0.1% 10.3% 12 0.4% 41.4% 12 0.0% 41.4% 11 0.0% 37.9% 12 0.1% 41.4% 4 0.0% 13.8% 2 0.2% 6.9% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Ohio 2,392 2.8% 825 2.9% 34.5% 672 2.6% 28.1% 164 2.0% 6.9% 90 2.6% 3.8% 82 2.5% 3.4% 1,083 2.5% 45.3% 810 2.5% 33.9% 624 3.4% 26.1% 836 3.1% 34.9% 28 2.8% 1.2% 11 5.3% 0.5%
Oklahoma 1,228 1.5% 389 1.4% 31.7% 342 1.3% 27.9% 77 0.9% 6.3% 46 1.3% 3.7% 47 1.5% 3.8% 601 1.4% 48.9% 458 1.4% 37.3% 294 1.6% 23.9% 431 1.6% 35.1% 24 2.4% 2.0% 4 1.9% 0.3%
Oregon 238 0.3% 36 0.1% 15.1% 73 0.3% 30.7% 29 0.3% 12.2% 11 0.3% 4.6% 8 0.2% 3.4% 113 0.2% 47.5% 71 0.2% 29.8% 62 0.3% 26.1% 89 0.3% 37.4% 2 0.2% 0.8% 5 2.4% 2.1%
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%
Pennsylvania 4,516 5.4% 1,195 4.2% 26.5% 1,293 5.0% 28.6% 328 4.0% 7.3% 181 5.3% 4.0% 110 3.4% 2.4% 2,133 4.5% 47.2% 1,428 4.5% 31.6% 1,118 6.1% 24.8% 1,647 6.1% 36.5% 59 5.9% 1.3% 8 3.9% 0.2%
Puerto Rico 421 0.5% 11 0.0% 2.6% 83 0.3% 19.7% 15 0.2% 3.6% 15 0.4% 3.6% 10 0.3% 2.4% 117 0.2% 27.8% 68 0.2% 16.2% 159 0.9% 37.8% 172 0.6% 40.9% 2 0.2% 0.5% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Rhode Island 37 0.0% 6 0.0% 16.2% 11 0.0% 29.7% 3 0.0% 8.1% 0 0.0% 0.0% 2 0.1% 5.4% 11 0.0% 29.7% 7 0.0% 18.9% 8 0.0% 21.6% 17 0.1% 45.9% 1 0.1% 2.7% 0 0.0% 0.0%
South Carolina 1,167 1.4% 454 1.6% 38.9% 367 1.4% 31.4% 62 0.7% 5.3% 36 1.0% 3.1% 38 1.2% 3.3% 604 1.5% 51.8% 473 1.5% 40.5% 210 1.1% 18.0% 330 1.2% 28.3% 27 2.7% 2.3% 2 1.0% 0.2%
South Dakota 70 0.1% 20 0.1% 28.6% 22 0.1% 31.4% 9 0.1% 12.9% 4 0.1% 5.7% 0 0.0% 0.0% 49 0.1% 70.0% 29 0.1% 41.4% 13 0.1% 18.6% 29 0.1% 41.4% 5 0.5% 7.1% 1 0.5% 1.4%
Tennessee 2,640 3.1% 970 3.4% 36.7% 815 3.2% 30.9% 112 1.3% 4.2% 95 2.8% 3.6% 61 1.9% 2.3% 1,318 3.3% 49.9% 1,060 3.3% 40.2% 528 2.9% 20.0% 808 3.0% 30.6% 34 3.4% 1.3% 3 1.5% 0.1%
Texas 8,827 10.5% 2,999 10.5% 34.0% 2,740 10.7% 31.0% 1,115 13.4% 12.6% 317 9.2% 3.6% 483 14.9% 5.5% 4,740 11.6% 53.7% 3,730 11.6% 42.3% 1,975 10.7% 22.4% 2,642 9.8% 29.9% 98 9.8% 1.1% 32 15.5% 0.4%
US Virgin Islands 9 0.0% 2 0.0% 22.2% 7 0.0% 77.8% 1 0.0% 11.1% 1 0.0% 11.1% 1 0.0% 11.1% 3 0.0% 33.3% 3 0.0% 33.3% 1 0.0% 11.1% 1 0.0% 11.1% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Utah 264 0.3% 30 0.1% 11.4% 101 0.4% 38.3% 30 0.4% 11.4% 28 0.8% 10.6% 6 0.2% 2.3% 135 0.3% 51.1% 82 0.3% 31.1% 52 0.3% 19.7% 124 0.5% 47.0% 6 0.6% 2.3% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Vermont 46 0.1% 8 0.0% 17.4% 16 0.1% 34.8% 3 0.0% 6.5% 3 0.1% 6.5% 4 0.1% 8.7% 18 0.0% 39.1% 11 0.0% 23.9% 14 0.1% 30.4% 27 0.1% 58.7% 2 0.2% 4.3% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Virginia 2,730 3.2% 966 3.4% 35.4% 818 3.2% 30.0% 228 2.7% 8.4% 105 3.1% 3.8% 91 2.8% 3.3% 1,201 3.1% 44.0% 987 3.1% 36.2% 518 2.8% 19.0% 864 3.2% 31.6% 36 3.6% 1.3% 10 4.9% 0.4%
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 1,198 1.4% 384 1.3% 32.1% 361 1.4% 30.1% 150 1.8% 12.5% 75 2.2% 6.3% 72 2.2% 6.0% 616 1.4% 51.4% 458 1.4% 38.2% 305 1.7% 25.5% 446 1.7% 37.2% 19 1.9% 1.6% 7 3.4% 0.6%
West Virginia 125 0.1% 30 0.1% 24.0% 37 0.1% 29.6% 7 0.1% 5.6% 7 0.2% 5.6% 1 0.0% 0.8% 45 0.1% 36.0% 34 0.1% 27.2% 34 0.2% 27.2% 48 0.2% 38.4% 0 0.0% 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0%
Wisconsin 932 1.1% 357 1.3% 38.3% 242 0.9% 26.0% 55 0.7% 5.9% 34 1.0% 3.6% 25 0.8% 2.7% 370 0.8% 39.7% 272 0.8% 29.2% 210 1.1% 22.5% 309 1.2% 33.2% 11 1.1% 1.2% 1 0.5% 0.1%
Wyoming 30 0.0% 5 0.0% 16.7% 13 0.1% 43.3% 3 0.0% 10.0% 2 0.1% 6.7% 1 0.0% 3.3% 11 0.0% 36.7% 8 0.0% 26.7% 7 0.0% 23.3% 8 0.0% 26.7% 1 0.1% 3.3% 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.