Key Employment Tribunal Statistics April 2010 / March 2011

Total Claims Accepted by Employment Tribunals

218,100 (previous year  236,100)
Unfair Dismissal 47,900 (57,400)
Unauthorised Deductions From Wages 71,300 (75,500)
Sex Discrimination 18,300 (18,200)
Race Discrimination 5,000 (5,700)
Disability Discrimination 7,200 (7,500)
Age Discrimination 6,800 (5,200)
Sexual Orientation 640 (710)
Religion or Belief 880 (1,000)

Compensation Awarded by Employment Tribunals


Max  £ Average  £
Unfair Dismissal 181,754 8,924
Sex Discrimination 289,167 13,911
Race Discrimination 62,530 12,108
Disability Discrimination 181,083 14,137
Age Discrimination 144,100 30,289
Sexual Orientation 47,633 11,671
Religion or Belief 20,221 8,515