Diversity Data

Question

Response

Solicitor Partners (Sole Practitioner, Member or Director)

Solicitor (Not Partner)

Other Fee Earning Role

Role Directly Supporting Fee Earner

Managerial Role

IT/HR/ Other Corporate Services Role

1. Select the category which best describes your role in the Firm

 

4

1

2

14

2

4

2. Age

16 – 24

     

6

 

1

25 – 34

1

1

1

4

   

35 – 44

2

   

1

   

45 – 54

     

1

1

 

55 – 64

     

2

1

1

65+

1

 

1

   

2

Prefer not to say

           

Invalid/no response to this question

           

3. Gender Identity

Man

4

   

2

 

1

Woman

 

1

2

11

2

3

Other preferred description

     

1

   

Prefer not to say

           

4. Transgender (gender identity different from your registered sex at birth)

Yes

           

No 

4

1

2

13

2

4

Prefer not to say

     

1

   

Invalid/no response to this question

           

Question not asked

           

5. Disability (according to Equality Act)

Yes

1

         

No 

3

1

2

13

2

4

Prefer not to say

     

1

   

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

1

         

Yes, limited a little

3

         

No 

 

1

2

13

2

4

Prefer not to say

     

1

   

Invalid/no response to this question

           

7. Ethnicity

Bangladeshi

           

Chinese

           

Indian

     

1

   

Pakistani

           

Any other Asian background

           

African

           

Caribbean

1

   

1

   

Any other Black background

           

White and Asian

     

1

   

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

9

2

4

Irish

           

Gypsy or Irish Traveller

           

Any other White background

           

Arab

           

Any other ethnic group

           

Prefer not to say

     

1

   

Invalid/no response to this question

           

8. Religion or belief

No religion or belief/ Atheist

 

1

1

7

 

1

Buddhist

           

Christian 

2

 

1

5

2

3

Hindu

           

Jewish

           

Muslim

1

         

Sikh

     

1

   

Any other religion or belief

           

Prefer not to say

1

   

1

   

Invalid/no response to this question

           

9. Sexual Orientation

Bi

           

Gay/ lesbian

           

Heterosexual/straight

4

1

2

13

2

4

Other

           

Prefer not to say

     

1

   

Invalid/no response to this question

           

10. School type from 11 to 16

UK state run or funded school (selective on academic, faith or other grounds)

3

       

4

UK state run or funded school (non-selective)

 

1

1

13

2

 

UK independent/ fee-paying school (bursary)

1

 

1

     

UK independent/ fee-paying school (no bursary)

           

Attended school outside the UK

           

Other

           

Don’t know

           

Prefer not to say

     

1

   

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

 

1

 

1

   

Qualifications below degree level

4

 

1

12

   

No formal qualifications

           

Don’t know

           

Not applicable

           

Other

           

Prefer not to say

     

1

   

Invalid/no response this question

   

1

 

2

4

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

           

Clerical and intermediate occupations such as: secretary, personal assistant, clerical worker, office clerk, call centre agent, nursing auxiliary, nursery nurse

           

Senior managers and administrators usually responsible for planning, organising and co-ordinating work and for finance such as: finance manager, chief executive

           

Technical and craft occupations such as: motor mechanic, fitter, inspector, plumber, printer, tool maker, electrician, gardener, train driver

           

Semi-routine manual and service occupations such as: postal worker, machine operative, security guard, caretaker, farm worker, catering assistant, receptionist, sales assistant

           

Routine manual and service occupations such as: HGV driver, van driver, cleaner, porter, packer, sewing machinist, messenger, labourer, waiter / waitress, bar staff

1

         

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

           

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

           

Invalid/no response to this question

3

1

       

Question not asked

   

2

14

2

4

13. Primary carer for a child under 18

Yes

3

   

3

   

No

1

1

2

10

2

4

Prefer not to say

     

1

   

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

2

12

 

4

Yes, 1 - 19 hours a week

     

1

2

 

Yes, 20 - 49 hours a week

           

Yes, 50 or more hours a week

           

Prefer not to say

     

1

   

Invalid/no response to this question