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Equality and Diversity Data 2019

Why we collect data

The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) requires regulated practices such as Garner & Hancock  to collect, report and publish data on the diversity of their workforce

This is a summary of your responses
Question Response Solicitor partners (sole practitioner, member or director) Solicitor (not partner) Other fee earning role Role directly supporting fee earner Managerial Role
1. Select the category which best describes your role in the firm 5 1 1 5 1
2. Age 16 – 24 1 3
25 – 34 1
35 – 44 1
45 – 54 2 2 1
55 – 64 2
65+
Prefer not to say
Invalid/no response to this question
3. Gender identity Man 4 1 1
Woman 1 1 4 1
Other preferred description
Prefer not to say
Invalid/no response to this question
4. Transgender (gender identity different from your registered sex at birth) Yes
No 5 1 1 5 1
Prefer not to say
Invalid/no response to this question
Question not asked
5. Disability (according to Equality Act) Yes 1
No 5 1 1 4 1
Prefer not to say
Invalid/no response to this question
6. Day-to-day activities limited due to health problem or disability lasting at least 12 months Yes, limited a lot
Yes, limited a little
No 4 1 1 5 1
Prefer not to say 1
Invalid/no response to this question
7. Ethnicity Bangladeshi
Chinese
Indian 1 2
Pakistani
Any other Asian background
African
Caribbean
Any other Black background
White and Asian
White and Black African
White and Black Caribbean
White and Chinese
Any other Mixed / multiple ethnic background 1
British / English / Welsh / Northern Irish / Scottish 3 1 2 1
Irish 1
Gypsy or Irish Traveller
Any other White background 1
Arab
Any other ethnic group
Prefer not to say
Invalid/no response to this question
8. Religion or belief No religion or belief / Atheist 1 1 1 2
Buddhist
Christian 2 1 1
Hindu 1
Jewish
Muslim
Sikh 1
Any other religion or belief 1
Prefer not to say 1
Invalid/no response to this question
9. Sexual orientation Bi
Gay/Lesbian
Heterosexual/straight 5 1 1 5 1
Other
Prefer not to say
Invalid/no response to this question
10. School type from 11 to 16 UK State-run or state-funded school – selective on academic, faith or other grounds 1 2
UK State-run or state-funded school – non-selective 2 1 2 1
UK Independent or fee-paying school – bursary
UK Independent or fee-paying school – no bursary 2 1
Attended school outside the UK 1
Other
Don’t know
Prefer not to say
Invalid/no response to this question
Question not asked
11. Highest level of qualifications achieved by either of your parent(s)/guardian(s) by the time you were 18 At least one has a degree level qualification 2 1 1 2
Qualifications below degree level 2 2
No formal qualifications 1 1
Don’t know
Not applicable
Other
Prefer not to say 1
Invalid/no response to this question
Question not asked
12. Work of the main/ highest income earner in your household when you were aged about 14 Modern professional occupations such as: teacher/lecturer, nurse, physiotherapist, social worker, welfare officer, artist, musician, police officer (sergeant or above), software designer 1 2
Clerical and intermediate occupations such as: secretary, personal assistant, clerical worker, office clerk, call centre agent, nursing auxiliary, nursery nurse 1
Senior managers and administrators usually responsible for planning, organising and co-ordinating work and for finance such as: finance manager, chief executive 1
Technical and craft occupations such as: motor mechanic, fitter, inspector, plumber, printer, tool maker, electrician, gardener, train driver 1
Semi-routine manual and service occupations such as: postal worker, machine operative, security guard, caretaker, farm worker, catering assistant, receptionist, sales assistant 1
Routine manual and service occupations such as: HGV driver, van driver, cleaner, porter, packer, sewing machinist, messenger, labourer, waiter / waitress, bar staff 2
Middle or junior managers such as: office manager, retail manager, bank manager, restaurant manager, warehouse manager, publican
Traditional professional occupations such as: accountant, solicitor, medical practitioner, scientist, civil/mechanical engineer 2 1
Short term unemployed (claimed Jobseeker’s Allowance or earlier unemployment benefit for a year or less)
Long term unemployed (claimed Jobseeker’s Allowance or earlier unemployment benefit for more than a year)
Inactive (excluding those that are retired)
Retired
Not applicable
Other
Don’t know
Prefer not to say 1
Invalid/no response to this question
Question not asked
13. Primary carer for a child under 18 Yes 1
No 5 1 1 4 1
Prefer not to say
Invalid / no response to this question
14. Time spent providing unpaid care for those with long term physical or mental ill health caused by disability or age No 4 1 1 5 1
Yes, 1 – 19 hours a week 1
Yes, 20 – 49 hours a week
Yes, 50 or more hours a week
Prefer not to say
Invalid / no response to this question

Number of non-respondents: 5

 

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