Eastern Area
U. S. Postal Service

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: March 31, 2015

N/A means Data Not Available

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 632 776 696 713 614 297
Number of Complainants 591 714 649 679 587 294
Repeat Filers 35 42 43 32 24 3
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 227 251 304 309 259 107
Color 60 75 96 89 96 42
Religion 20 26 28 34 23 10
Reprisal 276 370 330 313 267 117
Sex 287 326 306 328 286 129
PDA N/A N/A 7 0 2 3
National Origin 18 27 22 26 29 9
Equal Pay Act 1 0 0 0 0 0
Age 196 229 219 278 221 95
Disability 270 294 299 240 229 107
Genetic Information N/A 0 0 5 6 3
Non-EEO 8 10 3 2 3 2
Complaints by Issue (29 CFR 1614.704(e))
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 filed.
Previous Fiscal Year Data
FY 2010 FY 2011 FY 2012 FY 2013 FY 2014
Appointment/Hire 14 10 8 14 16 11
Assignment of Duties 49 51 72 64 60 8
Awards 1 0 0 1 0 3
Conversion to Full Time 1 1 2 2 2 3
Disciplinary Action            
    Demotion 0 2 4 3 1 0
    Reprimand 65 78 79 91 65 32
    Suspension 71 85 85 107 87 20
    Removal 50 57 82 82 65 22
    Other 23 41 51 75 45 11
Duty Hours 52 49 57 75 45 14
Examination/Test 4 0 1 3 2 2
Harassment
           
    Non-Sexual 160 210 227 205 153 58
    Sexual 21 27 10 14 18 4
Medical Examination 7 1 2 4 9 0
Pay (Including Overtime) 51 64 90 89 83 41
Perf. Eval./Appraisal 9 5 6 7 1 1
Promotion/Non-Selection 28 18 31 34 52 19
Reassignment
           
    Denied 18 22 28 35 15 3
    Directed 16 10 31 54 13 2
Reasonable Accommodation 64 80 88 94 76 40
Religious Accommodation N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 0
Reinstatement 1 4 2 3 2 1
Retirement 2 4 6 5 1 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 41 42 32 43 47 23
Terms/Conditions of Employment 237 227 222 166 173 78
Time and Attendance 102 13 102 104 83 34
Training 6 13 21 13 10 8
Other 20 38 34 29 38 11
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 119.69 105.43 105.71 132.60 141.55 119.64
    Average number of days in final action stage 77.14 107.35 31.86 40.40 26.28 22.71
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 119.98 106.56 106.05 134.33 144.09 124.06
    Average number of days in final action stage 8.82 9.94 13.02 16.45 12.88 11.67
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 119.47 104.66 105.08 128.73 137.13 109.96
    Average number of days in final action stage 136.43 186.30 55.58 36.07 30.78 30.55
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)
274 375 205 199 185 84
    Average days pending prior to dismissal 37.56 34.30 32.27 29.57 28.77 20.14
Complaints Withdrawn by Complainants (29 CFR 1614.704(h))            
    Total complaints withdrawn by complainants 41 56 49 55 32 20
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 8   4   10   6   1   2  
Total without a hearing 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total with a hearing 8 100 4 100 10 100 6 100 1 100 2 100
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 8   4   10   6   1   2  
Race 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 16.7 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 6 75 1 25 6 60 2 33.3 0 0 2 100
Sex 2 25 1 25 2 20 2 33.3 0 0 2 100
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 2 25 1 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability 0 0 1 25 3 30 2 33.3 1 100 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 after a hearing                        
Race 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 100 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 6 100 1 100 6 100 2 100 0 0 2 100
Sex 2 100 1 100 2 100 2 100 0 0 2 100
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 2 100 1 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability 0 0 1 100 3 100 2 100 1 100 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
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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
8   4   10   6   1   2  
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 3 37.5 0 0 2 20 1 16.7 0 0 0 0
    Suspension 1 12.5 0 0 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Removal 1 12.5 0 0 3 30 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Other 0 0 0 0 1 10 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 4 40 2 33.3 0 0 0 0
    Sexual 0 0 0 0 1 10 2 33.3 0 0 2 100
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 1 12.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Promotion/Non-Selection 0 0 2 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reassignment                        
    Denied 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 16.6 0 0 0 0
    Directed 0 0 1 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reasonable Accommodation 0 0 0 0 1 10 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 3 37.5 1 25 2 20 0 0 1 100 0 0
Time and Attendance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Training 1 12.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 16.6 0 0 0 0
Findings after 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 3 100 0 0 2 100 1 100 0 0 0 0
    Suspension 1 100 0 0 1 100 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Removal 1 100 0 0 3 100 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Other 0 0 0 0 1 100 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 4 100 2 100 0 0 0 0
    Sexual 0 0 0 0 1 100 2 100 0 0 2 100
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 1 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Promotion/Non-Selection 0 0 2 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reassignment                        
    Denied 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0 0 0
    Directed 0 0 1 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reasonable Accommodation 0 0 0 0 1 100 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 3 100 1 100 2 100 0 0 1 100 0 0
Time and Attendance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Training 1 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 100 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
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Previous Fiscal Year Data
FY 2010 FY 2011 FY 2012 FY 2013 FY 2014
Total complaints from previous Fiscal Years 575 704 555 621 679 688
Total complainants from previous Fiscal Years N/A 641 505 552 604 616
Number of Complaints Pending            
    Investigation 1 1 0 0 0 0
    ROI issued, pending Complainant's action 0 0 3 0 0 4
    Hearing 213 275 235 280 330 465
    Final Action 5 2 0 2 7 12
    Appeal with EEOC Office of Federal Operations 128 113 142 176 151 143
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 2 0 0 3 1 0