Berkeley Police Department - Workforce Parity (Diversity) as of December 21, 2014

COMPARED TO AMERICAN COMMUNITY SURVEY (ACS)
(BASED ON 2010 CENSUS DATA) 

 

 

POLICE

ACS

 PARITY

African American

15% 

16%

94%

Latinos

12%

10%

 100%

Asians

15% 

 14%

100%

Women

21%

14%

100%

Minorities

43%     

45%

96%

                     
                                                                                                                               
Work Force Terms

Relevant Labor Market - persons with skill sets in an ACS who are eligible (of age) and qualified to fill jobs recruited by employers located in that ACS. 


Parity - is the benchmark or target figure that equals the % of minorities and women in the relevant labor market.

Interpretation of Parity - Parity figures for minorities or women at or below 51% warrant remedial action.

The compete City of Berkeley Bi-Annual Work Force Report can be found here.