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Equal Employment Opportunity Data Posted Pursuant to Title III of the Notification and Federal Employee Antidiscrimination
and Retaliation Act of 2002 (No FEAR Act), Public Law 107-174

Last Updated: December 31, 2014

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Complaint Activity (29 CFR 1614.704(a), (b), and (c))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2015 Thru 12/31/2014
Previous Fiscal Year Data
FY 2010 FY 2011 FY 2012 FY 2013 FY 2014
Number of Complaints Filed 454 672 559 513 527 109
Number of Complainants 429 626 538 487 498 108
Repeat Filers 21 32 24 24 26 1
Complaints by Basis (29 CFR 1614.704(d))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2015 Thru 12/31/2014
Note: Complaints can be filed alleging multiple bases. The sum of the bases may not equal total complaints filed.
Previous Fiscal Year Data
FY 2010 FY 2011 FY 2012 FY 2013 FY 2014
Race 235 266 270 262 245 62
Color 85 101 100 94 96 26
Religion 18 23 29 21 30 5
Reprisal 218 336 301 241 265 54
Sex 200 258 243 225 235 46
PDA N/A N/A 10 3 1 0
National Origin 18 43 44 28 43 5
Equal Pay Act 0 0 0 1 0 0
Age 145 202 179 166 201 34
Disability 193 268 236 166 202 37
Genetic Information N/A 0 0 8 7 0
Non-EEO 5 15 3 1 2 1
Complaints by Issue (29 CFR 1614.704(e))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2015 Thru 12/31/2014
Note: Complaints can be filed alleging multiple issues. The sum of the issues may not equal total complaints filed.
Previous Fiscal Year Data
FY 2010 FY 2011 FY 2012 FY 2013 FY 2014
Appointment/Hire 7 5 8 7 7 2
Assignment of Duties 36 39 58 45 25 6
Awards 1 0 2 0 0 0
Conversion to Full Time 0 0 3 2 0 1
Disciplinary Action            
    Demotion 2 3 2 5 0 0
    Reprimand 51 78 73 66 72 18
    Suspension 61 61 52 60 56 13
    Removal 61 69 55 49 40 8
    Other 27 28 37 35 33 5
Duty Hours 35 54 72 45 36 4
Examination/Test 5 2 2 1 0 0
Harassment
           
    Non-Sexual 131 169 166 151 151 33
    Sexual 15 16 13 14 16 4
Medical Examination 3 4 5 2 3 0
Pay (Including Overtime) 30 62 78 61 61 15
Perf. Eval./Appraisal 4 5 4 5 1 0
Promotion/Non-Selection 15 15 21 25 33 5
Reassignment
           
    Denied 7 10 16 17 12 1
    Directed 7 11 13 8 14 3
Reasonable Accommodation 61 107 88 55 80 12
Religious Accommodation N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 0
Reinstatement 2 3 3 1 1 1
Retirement 2 5 7 4 2 0
Sex-Stereotyping N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 0
Telework N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 0
Termination 12 16 23 33 44 6
Terms/Conditions of Employment 134 151 144 153 165 35
Time and Attendance 78 120 115 99 95 19
Training 11 12 12 10 7 2
Other 25 28 31 32 25 6
Processing Time (29 CFR 1614.704(f))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2015 Thru 12/31/2014
The average length of time it has taken an agency to complete, respectively, investigation and final action for:
Previous Fiscal Year Data
FY 2010 FY 2011 FY 2012 FY 2013 FY 2014
Complaints pending (for any length of time) during the fiscal year (1614.704(f)(1))            
    Average number of days in investigation stage 127.75 114.54 118.10 134.56 132.36 109.28
    Average number of days in final action stage 93.43 131.66 32.55 35.75 49.87 21.10
Complaints pending (for any length of time) during the fiscal year where a hearing was requested (1614.704(f)(3))            
    Average number of days in investigation stage 128.06 113.65 119.81 136.24 136.71 112.58
    Average number of days in final action stage 22.05 22.75 8.75 13.31 47.41 8.83
Complaints pending (for any length of time) during the fiscal year where a hearing was not requested (1614.704(f)(2))            
    Average number of days in investigation stage 127.51 115.14 114.26 129.14 123.97 97.70
    Average number of days in final action stage 189.85 226.12 72.39 30.16 31.12 32.88
Complaints Dismissed by Agency (29 CFR 1614.704(g))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2015 Thru 12/31/2014
Previous Fiscal Year Data
FY 2010 FY 2011 FY 2012 FY 2013 FY 2014
    Total complaints dismissed by agency under 1614.107(a)
    (prior to a request for a hearing)
188 324 202 160 172 29
    Average days pending prior to dismissal 33.49 36.11 38.92 36.15 26.18 44.63
Complaints Withdrawn by Complainants (29 CFR 1614.704(h))            
    Total complaints withdrawn by complainants 24 38 24 18 37 4
Total Final Actions Involving a Finding of Discrimination (29 CFR 1614.704(i))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2015 Thru 12/31/2014
Previous Fiscal Year Data
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Total number of findings 12   15   6   6   10   0  
Total without a hearing 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total with a hearing 12 100 15 100 6 100 6 100 10 100 0 0
Findings of Discrimination Rendered by Basis (29 CFR 1614.704 (j))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2015 Thru 12/31/2014
Note: Complaints can be filed alleging multiple bases. The sum of the bases may not equal total complaints and findings.
Previous Fiscal Year Data
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Total number of findings 12   15   6   6   10   0  
Race 6 50 1 6.7 0 0 2 33.3 2 20 0 0
Color 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 16.6 0 0 0 0
Religion 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reprisal 6 50 3 20 2 33.3 5 83.3 4 40 0 0
Sex 2 16.6 9 60 1 16.7 0 0 4 40 0 0
PDA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
National Origin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Equal Pay Act 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Age 0 0 0 0 1 16.7 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability 3 25 4 26.7 5 83.3 0 0 3 30 0 0
Genetic Information 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Non EEO 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Findings after a hearing                        
Race 6 100 1 100 0 0 2 100 2 100 0 0
Color 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0 0 0
Religion 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reprisal 6 100 3 100 2 100 5 100 4 100 0 0
Sex 2 100 9 100 1 100 0 0 4 100 0 0
PDA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
National Origin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Equal Pay Act 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Age 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability 3 100 4 100 5 100 0 0 3 100 0 0
Genetic Information 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Non EEO 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Findings without a hearing                        
Race 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Color 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Religion 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reprisal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sex 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
PDA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
National Origin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Equal Pay Act 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Age 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Genetic Information 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Non EEO 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Findings of Discrimination Rendered by Issue (29 CFR 1614.704 (k))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2015 Thru 12/31/2014
Note: Complaints can be filed alleging multiple issues. The sum of the issues may not equal total complaints and findings.
Previous Fiscal Year Data
FY 2010 FY 2011 FY 2012 FY 2013 FY 2014
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Total number of findings
12   15   6   6   10   0  
Appointment/Hire 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 16.6 0 0 0 0
Assignment of Duties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Awards 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Conversion to Full Time 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disciplinary Action                        
    Demotion 0 0 0 0 1 16.7 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Reprimand 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 20 0 0
    Suspension 0 0 0 0 1 16.7 1 16.6 0 0 0 0
    Removal 2 16.6 0 0 1 16.7 0 0 1 10 0 0
    Other 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 16.6 1 10 0 0
Duty Hours 2 16.6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Examination/Test 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Harassment                        
    Non-Sexual 3 25 1 6.7 0 0 1 16.6 3 30 0 0
    Sexual 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 20 0 0
Medical Examination 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pay Including Overtime 0 0 3 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Perf. Eval./Appraisal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Promotion/Non-Selection 0 0 0 0 1 16.7 0 0 2 20 0 0
Reassignment                        
    Denied 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Directed 2 16.6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reasonable Accommodation 2 16.6 2 13.3 3 50 0 0 2 20 0 0
Religious Accommodation N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 0 0
Reinstatement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sex-Stereotyping N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 0 0
Telework N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 0 0
Termination 0 0 1 6.7 0 0 0 0 1 10 0 0
Terms/Conditions of Employment 3 25 0 0 0 0 1 16.6 0 0 0 0
Time and Attendance 1 8.3 0 0 0 0 1 16.6 0 0 0 0
Training 2 16.6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other 2 16.6 8 53.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Findings after a hearing                        
Appointment/Hire 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0 0 0
Assignment of Duties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Awards 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Conversion to Full Time 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disciplinary Action                        
    Demotion 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Reprimand 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 100 0 0
    Suspension 0 0 0 0 1 100 1 100 0 0 0 0
    Removal 2 100 0 0 1 100 0 0 1 100 0 0
    Other 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 100 1 100 0 0
Duty Hours 2 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Examination/Test 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Harassment                        
    Non-Sexual 3 100 1 100 0 0 1 100 3 100 0 0
    Sexual 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 100 0 0
Medical Examination 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pay Including Overtime 0 0 3 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Perf. Eval./Appraisal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Promotion/Non-Selection 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0 2 100 0 0
Reassignment                        
    Denied 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Directed 2 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reasonable Accommodation 2 100 2 100 3 100 0 0 2 100 0 0
Religious Accommodation N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 0 0
Reinstatement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sex-Stereotyping N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 0 0
Telework N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 0 0
Termination 0 0 1 100 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0
Terms/Conditions of Employment 3 100 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0 0 0
Time and Attendance 1 100 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0 0 0
Training 2 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other 2 100 8 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Findings without a hearing                        
Appointment/Hire 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Assignment of Duties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Awards 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Conversion to Full Time 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disciplinary Action                        
    Demotion 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Reprimand 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Suspension 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Removal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Other 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Duty Hours 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Examination/Test 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Harassment                        
    Non-Sexual 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Sexual 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Medical Examination 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pay Including Overtime 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Perf. Eval./Appraisal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Promotion/Non-Selection 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reassignment                        
    Denied 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Directed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reasonable Accommodation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Religious Accommodation N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 0 0
Reinstatement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sex-Stereotyping N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 0 0
Telework N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 0 0
Termination 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Terms/Conditions of Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Time and Attendance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Training 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pending Complaints Filed in Previous Fiscal Years by Status (29 CFR 1614.704(l))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2015 Thru 12/31/2014
Previous Fiscal Year Data
FY 2010 FY 2011 FY 2012 FY 2013 FY 2014
Total complaints from previous Fiscal Years 430 643 487 481 521 543
Total complainants from previous Fiscal Years N/A 558 440 433 465 481
Number of Complaints Pending            
    Investigation 5 0 4 0 0 0
    ROI issued, pending Complainant's action 0 0 3 0 0 17
    Hearing 204 257 170 190 235 390
    Final Action 6 2 1 12 5 16
    Appeal with EEOC Office of Federal Operations 129 149 213 187 142 147
Complaint Investigations (29 CFR 1614.704(m))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2015 Thru 12/31/2014
Previous Fiscal Year Data
FY 2010 FY 2011 FY 2012 FY 2013 FY 2014
Pending Complaints Where Investigation Exceeds Required Time Frames 1 0 3 6 0 6