The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) recently released its charge statistics for FY 2016. The number of employment discrimination charges filed in FY 2016 totaled 91,018 a slight increase from the number of charges (89,385) filed in FY 2015. The EEOC obtained more than $482 million in FY 2016 through mediation, conciliation, settlements and litigation.
In the spirit of the college basketball championship, you can test your knowledge of the EEOC charge filing statistics by completing the bracket and selecting the most filed charge of discrimination in FY 2016. The statistics showing answers to the bracket can be found here.