§ Mr. Ieuan Wyn Jones
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales how many claims were made to tribunals in. Wales under the Sex Discrimination Act 1975 for each year since 1979; how many separate employers were involved; how many of these claims were successful; and what was the average amount of compensation awarded in each year.
§ Mr. Redwood
The information requested is not available prior to 1991–92. That which is available is given in the table:
Claims made to tribunals under Sex Discrimination Act 1975 in Wales1 1991–92 1992–93 Applications registered 78 106 Number of respondents2 70 58 Number of successful cases 4 0 Average award £3,535 — 1 Provisional. 2 The number of firms or individuals named in a case. There may be more than one per claim.
Central Office of the Industrial Tribunals.