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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: March 31, 2019

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Complaint Activity (29 CFR 1614.704(a), (b), and (c))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2019
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Previous Fiscal Year Data
FY 2014 FY 2015 FY 2016 FY 2017 FY 2018
Number of Complaints Filed 527 491 482 542 571 249
Number of Complainants 498 462 453 507 546 244
Repeat Filers 26 27 27 32 21 5
Complaints by Basis (29 CFR 1614.704(d))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2019
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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 2014 FY 2015 FY 2016 FY 2017 FY 2018
Race 245 235 217 260 242 114
Color 96 105 94 113 107 43
Religion 30 20 22 23 26 19
Reprisal 265 233 218 245 286 110
Sex 235 220 209 240 291 109
PDA 1 3 4 2 5 2
National Origin 43 36 39 60 38 35
Equal Pay Act 0 0 1 1 1 5
Age 201 160 160 174 190 61
Disability 202 190 177 202 250 101
Genetic Information 7 3 11 12 10 8
Non-EEO 2 3 0 0 0 0
Complaints by Issue (29 CFR 1614.704(e))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2019
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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 2014 FY 2015 FY 2016 FY 2017 FY 2018
Appointment/Hire 7 14 7 7 5 9
Assignment of Duties 25 33 31 32 29 24
Awards 0 0 2 0 1 1
Conversion to Full Time 0 5 0 1 4 1
Disciplinary Action            
    Demotion 0 0 2 2 0 0
    Reprimand 72 64 49 50 55 29
    Suspension 56 61 52 48 46 23
    Removal 40 44 43 47 40 28
    Other (Emergency Placement) 33 35 40 61 65 26
Duty Hours 36 31 54 35 68 31
Examination/Test 0 1 1 0 0 1
Harassment
           
    Non-Sexual 151 121 103 167 217 117
    Sexual 16 13 17 26 25 6
Medical Examination 3 1 4 5 1 0
Pay (Including Overtime) 61 75 64 92 93 40
Perf. Eval./Appraisal 1 4 3 3 0 0
Promotion/Non-Selection 33 24 24 32 24 14
Reassignment
           
    Denied 12 4 9 8 13 4
    Directed 14 10 3 4 13 10
Reasonable Accommodation Disability 80 72 65 74 113 53
Reinstatement 1 4 0 1 1 0
Religious Accommodation N/A N/A N/A 4 1 1
Retirement 2 3 2 2 2 0
Sex-Stereotyping N/A N/A N/A 9 16 3
Telework N/A N/A N/A 0 0 0
Termination 44 33 30 35 41 16
Terms/Conditions of Employment 165 167 170 174 182 75
Time and Attendance 95 84 91 97 92 43
Training 7 7 9 10 18 12
Other 25 40 15 0 0 0
Processing Time (29 CFR 1614.704(f))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2019
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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 2014 FY 2015 FY 2016 FY 2017 FY 2018
Complaints pending (for any length of time) during the fiscal year (1614.704(f)(1))            
    Average number of days in investigation stage 132.36 114.00 111.50 123.10 129.04 139.27
    Average number of days in final action stage 49.87 25.44 26.34 24.96 22.39 22.90
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 136.71 117.51 114.35 127.44 132.99 139.55
    Average number of days in final action stage 47.41 18.70 22.14 18.33 17.40 16.03
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 123.97 107.64 107.52 117.47 123.59 137.93
    Average number of days in final action stage 31.12 34.47 31.67 31.40 29.04 28.68
Complaints Dismissed by Agency (29 CFR 1614.704(g))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2019
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Previous Fiscal Year Data
FY 2014 FY 2015 FY 2016 FY 2017 FY 2018
    Total complaints dismissed by agency under 1614.107(a)
    (prior to a request for a hearing)
172 118 145 137 140 42
    Average days pending prior to dismissal 26.18 29.94 24.67 26.08 24.13 26.36
Complaints Withdrawn by Complainants (29 CFR 1614.704(h))            
    Total complaints withdrawn by complainants 37 23 18 23 29 15
Total Final Actions Involving a Finding of Discrimination (29 CFR 1614.704(i))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2019
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Total number of findings 10   3   7   9   5   1  
Total without a hearing 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total with a hearing 10 100 3 100 7 100 9 100 5 100 1 100
Findings of Discrimination Rendered by Basis (29 CFR 1614.704 (j))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2019
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Note: Complaints can be filed alleging multiple bases. The sum of the bases may not equal total complaints and findings.
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Total number of findings 10   3   7   9   5   1  
Race 2 20 1 33 2 29 3 33 0 0 0 0
Color 0 0 1 33 0 0 1 11 0 0 0 0
Religion 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 0 0 0 0
Reprisal 4 40 2 67 3 43 4 44 2 40 0 0
Sex 4 40 1 33 0 0 4 44 0 0 1 100
PDA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
National Origin 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 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 1 11 0 0 0 0
Disability 3 30 1 33 3 43 3 33 4 80 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 2 100 1 100 2 100 3 100 0 0 0 0
Color 0 0 1 100 0 0 1 100 0 0 0 0
Religion 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0 0 0
Reprisal 4 100 2 100 3 100 4 100 2 100 0 0
Sex 4 100 1 100 0 0 4 100 0 0 1 100
PDA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
National Origin 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 100 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 1 100 0 0 0 0
Disability 3 100 1 100 3 100 3 100 4 100 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 2019
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Note: Complaints can be filed alleging multiple issues. The sum of the issues may not equal total complaints and findings.
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Total number of findings
10   3   7   9   5   1  
Appointment/Hire 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 0 0 0 0
Assignment of Duties 0 0 1 33 0 0 0 0 2 40 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 2 20 0 0 1 14 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Suspension 0 0 1 33 0 0 0 0 1 20 0 0
    Removal 1 10 1 33 0 0 0 0 1 20 0 0
    Other (Emergency Placement) 1 10 1 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Duty Hours 0 0 1 33 0 0 1 11 2 40 0 0
Examination/Test 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Harassment                        
    Non-Sexual 3 30 1 33 2 29 1 11 1 20 0 0
    Sexual 2 20 0 0 0 0 1 11 0 0 1 100
Medical Examination 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 20 0 0
Pay Including Overtime 0 0 2 67 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 2 20 0 0 2 29 3 33 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 1 20 0 0
Reasonable Accommodation Disability 2 20 1 33 3 43 3 33 4 80 0 0
Reinstatement 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 1 11 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 0 0 0 0 0 0
Telework N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 0 0 0 0 0 0
Termination 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Terms/Conditions of Employment 0 0 1 33 0 0 0 0 1 20 0 0
Time and Attendance 0 0 1 33 1 14 1 11 1 20 0 0
Training 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other 0 0 1 33 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 1 100 0 0 0 0 2 100 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 2 100 0 0 1 100 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Suspension 0 0 1 100 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0
    Removal 1 100 1 100 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0
    Other (Emergency Placement) 1 100 1 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Duty Hours 0 0 1 100 0 0 1 100 2 100 0 0
Examination/Test 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Harassment                        
    Non-Sexual 3 100 1 100 2 100 1 100 1 100 0 0
    Sexual 2 100 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0 1 100
Medical Examination 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0
Pay Including Overtime 0 0 2 100 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 2 100 0 0 2 100 3 100 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 1 100 0 0
Reasonable Accommodation Disability 2 100 1 100 3 100 3 100 4 100 0 0
Reinstatement 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 1 100 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 0 0 0 0 0 0
Telework N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 0 0 0 0 0 0
Termination 1 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Terms/Conditions of Employment 0 0 1 100 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0
Time and Attendance 0 0 1 100 1 100 1 100 1 100 0 0
Training 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other 0 0 1 100 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 (Emergency Placement) 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 Disability 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reinstatement 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 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 0 0 0 0 0 0
Telework N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 0 0 0 0 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 2019
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Previous Fiscal Year Data
FY 2014 FY 2015 FY 2016 FY 2017 FY 2018
Total complaints from previous Fiscal Years 521 293 316 344 280 443
Total complainants from previous Fiscal Years 465 266 282 313 261 403
Number of Complaints Pending            
    Investigation 0 0 0 0 0 11
    ROI issued, pending Complainant's action 0 0 0 0 0 11
    Hearing 235 288 314 338 271 403
    Final Action 5 5 2 5 7 14
    Appeal with EEOC Office of Federal Operations 142 1 0 65 66 66
Complaint Investigations (29 CFR 1614.704(m))
Comparative Data (29 CFR 1614.705) FY 2019
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FY 2014 FY 2015 FY 2016 FY 2017 FY 2018
Pending Complaints Where Investigation Exceeds Required Time Frames 0 0 0 0 0 0