Despite the falling number of claims made to Tribunals, the overall amount awarded in 2011 was £8.774 million - £3.5 million more than in 2010 with 2 claims alone accounting for £5.5 million of that total. If these 2 awards are excluded the total amount awarded was just under £3.5 million - £2 million lower than in 2010. The median compensation figure is £7,518.