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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: June 30, 2015

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Complaint Activity (29 CFR 1614.704(a), (b), and (c))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2015
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Previous Fiscal Year Data
FY 2010 FY 2011 FY 2012 FY 2013 FY 2014
Number of Complaints Filed 454 672 559 513 527 354
Number of Complainants 429 626 538 487 498 343
Repeat Filers 21 32 24 24 26 10
Complaints by Basis (29 CFR 1614.704(d))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2015
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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 235 266 270 262 245 168
Color 85 101 100 94 96 69
Religion 18 23 29 21 30 11
Reprisal 218 336 301 241 265 156
Sex 200 258 243 225 235 160
PDA N/A N/A 10 3 1 1
National Origin 18 43 44 28 43 17
Equal Pay Act 0 0 0 1 0 0
Age 145 202 179 166 201 102
Disability 193 268 236 166 202 133
Genetic Information N/A 0 0 8 7 1
Non-EEO 5 15 3 1 2 3
Complaints by Issue (29 CFR 1614.704(e))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2015
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06/30/2015
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 6
Assignment of Duties 36 39 58 45 25 23
Awards 1 0 2 0 0 0
Conversion to Full Time 0 0 3 2 0 4
Disciplinary Action            
    Demotion 2 3 2 5 0 0
    Reprimand 51 78 73 66 72 50
    Suspension 61 61 52 60 56 39
    Removal 61 69 55 49 40 28
    Other 27 28 37 35 33 21
Duty Hours 35 54 72 45 36 19
Examination/Test 5 2 2 1 0 2
Harassment
           
    Non-Sexual 131 169 166 151 151 98
    Sexual 15 16 13 14 16 10
Medical Examination 3 4 5 2 3 1
Pay (Including Overtime) 30 62 78 61 61 49
Perf. Eval./Appraisal 4 5 4 5 1 3
Promotion/Non-Selection 15 15 21 25 33 16
Reassignment
           
    Denied 7 10 16 17 12 3
    Directed 7 11 13 8 14 6
Reasonable Accommodation 61 107 88 55 80 45
Religious Accommodation N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 0
Reinstatement 2 3 3 1 1 4
Retirement 2 5 7 4 2 1
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 23
Terms/Conditions of Employment 134 151 144 153 165 113
Time and Attendance 78 120 115 99 95 60
Training 11 12 12 10 7 5
Other 25 28 31 32 25 27
Processing Time (29 CFR 1614.704(f))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2015
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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 127.75 114.54 118.10 134.56 132.36 114.34
    Average number of days in final action stage 93.43 131.66 32.55 35.75 49.87 37.65
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 128.06 113.65 119.81 136.24 136.71 111.99
    Average number of days in final action stage 22.05 22.75 8.75 13.31 47.41 34.10
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 127.51 115.14 114.26 129.14 123.97 112.76
    Average number of days in final action stage 189.85 226.12 72.39 30.16 31.12 36.14
Complaints Dismissed by Agency (29 CFR 1614.704(g))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2015
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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 85
    Average days pending prior to dismissal 33.49 36.11 38.92 36.15 26.18 33.49
Complaints Withdrawn by Complainants (29 CFR 1614.704(h))            
    Total complaints withdrawn by complainants 24 38 24 18 37 16
Total Final Actions Involving a Finding of Discrimination (29 CFR 1614.704(i))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2015
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Total number of findings 12   15   6   6   10   3  
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 3 100
Findings of Discrimination Rendered by Basis (29 CFR 1614.704 (j))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2015
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Note: Complaints can be filed alleging multiple bases. The sum of the bases 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   3  
Race 6 50 1 6.7 0 0 2 33.3 2 20 1 33
Color 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 16.6 0 0 1 33
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 2 67
Sex 2 16.6 9 60 1 16.7 0 0 4 40 1 33
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 1 33
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 1 100
Color 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0 1 100
Religion 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reprisal 6 100 3 100 2 100 5 100 4 100 2 100
Sex 2 100 9 100 1 100 0 0 4 100 1 100
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 1 100
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
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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   3  
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 1 33
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 1 33
    Removal 2 16.6 0 0 1 16.7 0 0 1 10 1 33
    Other 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 16.6 1 10 1 33
Duty Hours 2 16.6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 33
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 1 33
    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 2 67
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 1 33
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 1 33
Time and Attendance 1 8.3 0 0 0 0 1 16.6 0 0 1 33
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 1 33
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 1 100
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 1 100
    Removal 2 100 0 0 1 100 0 0 1 100 1 100
    Other 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 100 1 100 1 100
Duty Hours 2 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 100
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 1 100
    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 2 100
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 1 100
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 1 100
Time and Attendance 1 100 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0 1 100
Training 2 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other 2 100 8 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 100
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
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Previous Fiscal Year Data
FY 2010 FY 2011 FY 2012 FY 2013 FY 2014
Total complaints from previous Fiscal Years 430 643 487 481 521 539
Total complainants from previous Fiscal Years N/A 558 440 433 465 478
Number of Complaints Pending            
    Investigation 5 0 4 0 0 0
    ROI issued, pending Complainant's action 0 0 3 0 0 0
    Hearing 204 257 170 190 235 344
    Final Action 6 2 1 12 5 7
    Appeal with EEOC Office of Federal Operations 129 149 213 187 142 139
Complaint Investigations (29 CFR 1614.704(m))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2015
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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 0