The Ministry of Justice has published its report on ET and EAT statistics for the period from April 2010 to March 2011.

218,000 claims were received last year and 122,800 were disposed of. Only 12% of these were successful, 29% were conciliated by Acas and 32% were withdrawn.

The average award for unfair dismissal was £8,924 and £8,515 for religious discrimination and £14,137 (disability discrimination). The average for age discrimination was highest at £30,289.