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HHS Equal Employment Opportunity Data Posted Pursuant to Title III

  1. Complaints Activities
  2. Complaints by Basis
  3. Complaints by Issue
  4. Processing Time
  5. Complaints Dismissed by Agency
  6. Complaints Withdrawn by Complainants
  7. Total Final Action Finding Discrimination
  8. Findings of Discrimination Rendered by Basis
  9. Findings of Discrimination Rendered by Issue
  10. Pending Complaints Filed in Previous Fiscal Years by Status
  11. Complaints Investigations

Return to Fiscal Year 2014 NO FEAR Act Quarterly Report

Equal Employment Opportunity Data Posted
Pursuant to the No Fear Act:
Department of Health and Human Services

For 4th Quarter 2014 for period ending September 30, 2014

Complaint Activity


Complaint Activity

Comparative Data

Previous Fiscal Year Data

2014
Thru
09-30

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

Number of Complaints Filed

358

414

430

414

402

387

Number of Complainants

330

392

411

404

388

381

Repeat Filers

23

19

16

10

15

5

 

Complaints by Basis


Complaints by Basis

Comparative Data

Previous Fiscal Year Data

2014
Thru
09-30

Note: Complaints can be filed alleging multiple bases.
The sum of the bases may not equal total complaints filed.

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

Race

182

197

199

169

193

156

Color

50

53

67

67

76

55

Religion

35

35

29

36

31

22

Reprisal

179

232

214

238

232

201

Sex

136

166

185

165

183

162

PDA

0

0

0

1

3

5

National Origin

71

70

72

67

72

56

Equal Pay Act

8

10

14

11

28

15

Age

138

139

163

130

143

119

Disability

92

103

101

116

122

118

Genetics

0

1

2

0

1

2

Non-EEO

18

16

16

14

18

19

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Complaints by Issue


Complaints by Issue

Comparative Data

Previous Fiscal Year Data

2014
Thru
09-30

Note: Complaints can be filed alleging multiple bases.
The sum of the bases may not equal total complaints filed.

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

Appointment/Hire

22

29

34

26

30

22

Assignment of Duties

91

92

87

104

99

97

Awards

21

22

15

11

20

9

Conversion to Full-time

0

1

1

2

0

0

Disciplinary Action

  Demotion

3

3

3

6

6

6

  Reprimand

23

40

45

43

27

37

  Suspension

17

23

20

20

26

24

  Removal

15

12

14

17

17

8

  Other

24

22

18

20

20

31

Duty Hours

19

24

20

18

16

24

Evaluation Appraisal

90

105

106

94

98

89

Examination/Test

1

0

0

0

3

0

Harassment

  Non-Sexual

153

195

194

209

200

209

  Sexual

11

22

17

11

22

17

Medical Examination

4

1

5

6

4

6

Pay (Including Overtime)

16

22

15

19

26

13

Promotion/Non-Selection

75

72

73

73

90

62

Reassignment

  Denied

16

11

17

16

12

20

  Directed

12

29

29

21

26

25

Reasonable Accommodation

33

34

40

43

58

61

Reinstatement

2

2

0

1

1

1

Retirement

3

2

1

5

6

6

Termination

34

44

44

37

30

39

Terms/Conditions of Employment

30

42

47

53

63

74

Time and Attendance

50

53

48

45

57

61

Training

29

33

25

29

28

15

Other

13

9

7

3

6

5

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Processing Time


Processing Time

Comparative Data

Previous Fiscal Year Data

2014
Thru
09-30

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

Complaints pending during fiscal year

Average number of days in investigation

184.21

167.60

160.92

153.34

166.29

231.90

Average number of days in final action

86.23

66.92

75.73

109.36

96.62

112.82

Complaint pending during fiscal year where hearing was requested

Average number of days in investigation

185.62

175.41

169.20

160.48

167.25

219.82

Average number of days in final action

15.86

21.49

22.05

76.49

27.29

52.00

Complaint pending during fiscal year where hearing was not requested

Average number of days in investigation

180.92

151.43

143.67

136.36

164.25

204.78

Average number of days in final action

119.60

104.02

101.35

128.90

135.00

158.44

 

Complaints Dismissed by Agency


Complaints Dismissed by Agency

Comparative Data

Previous Fiscal Year Data

2014
Thru
09-30

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

Total Complaints Dismissed by Agency

49

64

88

88

60

25

Average days pending prior to dismissal

74

37

60

48

38

49

Complaints Withdrawn by Complainants

Total Complaints Withdrawn by Complainants

34

34

23

30

23

21

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Total Final Action Finding Discrimination


Total Final Agency Actions Finding Discrimination

Comparative Data

Previous Fiscal Year Data

2014
Thru
09-30

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

#

%

#

%

#

%

#

%

#

%

#

%

Total Number Findings

3

 

3

 

2

 

4

 

4

 

1

 

Without Hearing

3

100

1

33

2

100

2

50

2

50

0

0

With Hearing

0

0

2

67

0

0

2

50

2

50

1

100

 

Findings of Discrimination Rendered by Basis


Findings of Discrimination Rendered by Basis

Comparative Data

Previous Fiscal Year Data

2014
Thru
09-30

Note: Complaints can be filed alleging multiple bases.
The sum of the bases may not equal total complaints and findings.

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

#

%

#

%

#

%

#

%

#

%

#

%

Total Number Findings

3

 

3

 

2

 

4

 

4

 

1

 

Race

0

0

1

33

1

50

1

25

2

50

0

0

Color

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Religion

1

33

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Reprisal

1

33

1

33

0

0

4

100

1

25

1

67

Sex

0

0

0

0

2

100

0

0

1

25

0

0

PDA

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

National Origin

1

33

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

1

33

0

0

1

25

0

0

0

0

Disability

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

25

2

50

0

33

Genetics

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 Hearing

0

 

2

 

0

 

2

 

2

 

1

 

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

1

50

0

0

2

100

0

0

1

100

Sex

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

50

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

1

50

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Disability

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

50

0

0

Genetics

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 Hearing

3

 

1

 

2

 

2

 

2

 

0

 

Race

0

0

1

100

1

50

1

50

2

100

0

0

Color

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Religion

1

33

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Reprisal

1

33

0

0

0

0

2

100

1

50

0

50

Sex

0

0

0

0

2

100

0

0

0

0

0

0

PDA

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

National Origin

1

33

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

1

50

0

0

0

0

Disability

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

50

1

50

0

50

Genetics

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

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Findings of Discrimination Rendered by Issue


Findings of Discrimination Rendered by Issue

Comparative Data

Previous Fiscal Year Data

2014
Thru
09-30

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

#

%

#

%

#

%

#

%

#

%

#

%

Total Number Findings

3

 

3

 

2

 

4

 

4

 

1

 

Appointment/Hire

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Assignment of Duties

1

33

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

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

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

33

  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

1

33

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Evaluation Appraisal

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

33

Examination/Test

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Harassment

  Non-Sexual

2

67

1

33

1

50

1

25

2

50

0

33

  Sexual

0

0

0

0

1

50

0

0

0

0

0

0

Medical Examination

0

0

0

0

1

50

0

0

0

0

0

0

Pay (Including Overtime)

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Promotion/Non-Selection

0

0

1

33

0

0

2

50

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

1

25

0

0

0

0

Reasonable Accommodation

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

25

0

0

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

Termination

0

0

1

33

0

0

0

0

2

50

0

0

Terms/Conditions of Employment

0

0

2

67

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Time and Attendance

1

33

0

0

1

50

0

0

0

0

0

0

Training

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Other - User Defined

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

 

Findings After Hearing

0

 

2

 

0

 

2

 

2

 

1

 

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

1

100

  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

Evaluation Appraisal

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

1

50

0

0

1

50

1

50

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

Promotion/Non-Selection

0

0

1

50

0

0

1

50

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

1

50

0

0

0

0

Reasonable Accommodation

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

Retirement

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Termination

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

50

0

0

Terms/Conditions of Employment

0

0

1

50

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 - User Defined

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

 

Findings Without Hearing

3

 

1

 

2

 

2

 

2

 

0

 

Appointment/Hire

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Assignment of Duties

1

33

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

50

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

1

33

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Evaluation Appraisal

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

50

Examination/Test

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Harassment

  Non-Sexual

2

67

0

0

1

50

0

0

1

50

0

50

  Sexual

0

0

0

0

1

50

0

0

0

0

0

0

Medical Examination

0

0

0

0

1

50

0

0

0

0

0

0

Pay (Including Overtime)

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Promotion/Non-Selection

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

50

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

1

50

0

0

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

Termination

0

0

1

100

0

0

0

0

1

50

0

0

Terms/Conditions of Employment

0

0

1

100

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Time and Attendance

1

33

0

0

1

50

0

0

0

0

0

0

Training

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Other - User Defined

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

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Pending Complaints Filed in Previous Fiscal Years by Status


Pending Complaints Filed in Previous Fiscal Years by Status

Comparative Data

Previous Fiscal Year Data

2014
Thru
09-30

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

Total complaints from previous Fiscal Years

368

407

471

504

507

402

Total Complainants

316

356

421

451

464

375

Number complaints pending

Investigation

4

4

2

6

10

32

ROI issued, pending Complainant's action

1

0

0

0

0

2

Hearing

127

142

183

208

236

315

Final Agency Action

14

19

15

23

45

43

Appeal with EEOC Office of Federal Operations

73

79

104

120

131

86

 

Complaints Investigations


Complaint Investigations

Comparative Data

Previous Fiscal Year Data

2014
Thru
09-30

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

Pending Complaints Where Investigations Exceed Required Time Frames

15

8

8

16

27

65


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Content last reviewed on October 9, 2014