Equal Employment Opportunity Data Posted Pursuant to the No Fear Act: Office of the Secretary (OS)

For 1st Quarter 2022 for period ending December 31, 2021

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 Complaints Dismissed by Agency / Withdrawn by Complainants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

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Complaint Activity by Fiscal Year
Complaint Activity 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Thru 12-31
Number of Complaints Filed 54 49 41 39 27 10
Number of Complainants 49 45 41 39 25 10
Repeat Filers 4 4 0 0 2 0

 

Complaints by Basis by Fiscal Year
Note: Complaints can be filed alleging multiple bases.
The sum of the bases may not equal total complaints filed.
Complaints by Basis 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Thru 12-31
Race 28 15 17 18 11 5
Color 9 4 3 8 5 2
Religion 5 5 3 2 3 0
Reprisal 30 29 27 28 18 4
Sex 27 27 24 20 16 4
PDA 0 0 0 1 0 0
National Origin 4 2 6 4 5 3
Equal Pay Act 5 4 0 0 0 0
Age 19 20 21 16 15 3
Disability 22 26 19 12 11 6
Genetics 0 0 0 0 0 0
Non-EEO 1 1 0 1 0 0

 

Complaints by Issue by Fiscal Year
NOTE: Complaints can be filed alleging multiple bases.
The sum of the bases may not equal total complaints filed.
Complaints by Issue 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Thru 12-31
Appointment/Hire 5 5 8 4 4 1
Assignment of Duties 17 13 11 10 6 1
Awards 6 3 1 1 1 1
Conversion to Full Time/Perm Status 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disciplinary Action - Demotion 0 3 1 2 0 0
Disciplinary Action - Reprimand 6 3 5 3 5 0
Disciplinary Action - Suspension 4 1 2 3 2 0
Disciplinary Action - Removal 3 5 1 2 2 0
Disciplinary Action - Other 0 0 0 0 0 0
Duty Hours 2 2 1 1 1 1
Perf. Eval./ Appraisal 16 7 12 9 10 1
Examination/Test 0 0 0 0 0 0
Harassment  - Non-Sexual 22 25 21 20 13 6
Harassment - Sexual 1 2 2 2 1 0
Medical Examination 1 5 1 0 1 1
Pay including overtime 4 6 2 2 1 1
Promotion/Non-Selection 9 9 9 6 4 3
Reassignment - Denied 6 4 2 2 0 1
Reassignment - Directed 3 8 5 3 1 0
Reasonable Accommodation Disability 13 11 12 8 4 1
Reinstatement 0 0 1 0 1 0
Religious Accommodation 0 1 1 0 0 0
Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0
Sex-Stereotyping 0 1 0 0 1 0
Telework 3 8 7 6 2 0
Termination 8 3 4 8 3 1
Terms/Conditions of Employment 12 8 9 5 5 1
Time and Attendance 9 2 5 3 1 0
Training 5 4 3 6 3 0
User Defined - Other 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
User Defined - Other 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
User Defined - Other 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
User Defined - Other 4 0 0 0 0 0 0

 

Processing Time by Fiscal Year
Complaints pending 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Thru 12-31
Average number of days in investigation 213.49 169.52 204.98 175.81 192.22 0
Average number of days in final action 193.38 81.33 127.78 149.38 150.67 252.75
Average number of days in investigation where hearing was requested 228.05 148.15 238.35 162.76 177.83 0
Average number of days in final action where hearing was requested 53 33.5 97.46 38.25 39 90.33
Average number of days in investigation where hearing was not requested 176.23 216.69 153.94 193.79 278.75 0
Average number of days in final action where hearing was not requested 228.54 113.67 158 260.5 735 740

 

Complaints Dismissed by Agency by Fiscal Year
Complaints Dismissed by Agency 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Thru 12-31
Total Complaints Dismissed by Agency 8 5 2 1 2 0
Average days pending prior to dismissal 79 64 96 74 225 0
Total Complaints Withdrawn by Complainants 2 2 3 1 1 0

 

Total Final Agency Actions Finding Discrimination by Fiscal Year
Total Final Agency Actions Finding Discrimination 2017 Numbers 2017 Percentage 2018 Numbers 2018 Percentage 2019 Numbers 2019 Percentage 2020 Numbers 2020 Percentage 2021 Numbers 2021 Percentage 2022 Numbers Thru 12-31 2022 Percentage Thru 12-31
Total Number Findings 0   0   1   0   4   0  
Without Hearing 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
With Hearing 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0 4 100 0 0

 

Findings of Discrimination Rendered by Basis by Fiscal Year
Note: Complaints can be filed alleging multiple bases.
The sum of the bases may not equal total complaints and findings.
Findings of Discrimination Rendered by Basis 2017 Numbers 2017 Percentage 2018 Numbers 2018 Percentage 2019 Numbers 2019 Percentage 2020 Numbers 2020 Percentage 2021 Numbers 2021 Percentage 2022 Numbers Thru 12-31 2022 Percentage Thru 12-31
Total Number Findings 0   0   1   0   4   0  
Race 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 75 0 0
Color 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 25 0 0
Religion 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reprisal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 75 0 0
Sex 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 50 0 0
PDA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
National Origin 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0 0 0 0 0
Equal Pay Act 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 25 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
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   0   1   0   4   0  
Race 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 75 0 0
Color 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 25 0 0
Religion 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reprisal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 75 0 0
Sex 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 50 0 0
PDA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
National Origin 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0 0 0 0 0
Equal Pay Act 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 25 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
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 0   0   0   0   0   0  
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
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 of Discrimination Rendered by Issue by Fiscal Year
Findings of Discrimination Rendered by Issue 2017 Numbers 2017 Percentage 2018 Numbers 2018 Percentage 2019 Numbers 2019 Percentage 2020 Numbers 2020 Percentage 2021 Numbers 2021 Percentage 2022 Numbers Thru 12-31 2022 Percentage Thru 12-31
Total Number Findings 0   0   1   0   4   0  
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 1 25 0 0
Awards 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Conversion to Full Time/Perm Status 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
Disciplinary Action - Reprimand 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 25 0 0
Disciplinary Action - Suspension 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disciplinary Action - Removal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disciplinary Action - 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
Perf. Eval./ Appraisal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 50 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 2 50 0 0
Harassment - 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 1 25 0 0
Promotion/Non-Selection 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0 1 25 0 0
Reassignment - Denied 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reassignment - 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 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Telework 0 0 0 0 0 0 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
User Defined - Other 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
User Defined - Other 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
User Defined - Other 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
User Defined - Other 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Findings After Hearing 0   0   1   0   4   0  
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 1 25 0 0
Awards 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Conversion to Full Time/Perm Status 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
Disciplinary Action - Reprimand 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 25 0 0
Disciplinary Action - Suspension 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disciplinary Action - Removal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disciplinary Action - 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
Perf. Eval./ Appraisal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 50 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 2 50 0 0
Harassment - 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 1 25 0 0
Promotion/Non-Selection 0 0 0 0 1 100 0 0 1 25 0 0
Reassignment - Denied 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reassignment - 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 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Telework 0 0 0 0 0 0 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
User Defined - Other 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
User Defined - Other 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
User Defined - Other 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
User Defined - Other 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Findings Without Hearing 0   0   0   0   0   0  
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/Perm Status 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
Disciplinary Action - Reprimand 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disciplinary Action - Suspension 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disciplinary Action - Removal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disciplinary Action - 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
Perf. Eval./ 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Harassment - 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reassignment - Denied 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reassignment - 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 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Telework 0 0 0 0 0 0 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
User Defined - Other 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
User Defined - Other 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
User Defined - Other 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
User Defined - Other 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

 

Pending Complaints Filed in Previous Fiscal Years by Status by Fiscal Year
Pending Complaints Filed in Previous Fiscal Years by Status 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Thru 12-31
Total complaints from previous Fiscal Years 58 66 57 53 55 69
Total Complainants 54 55 52 50 50 60
Number of Investigation complaints pending 0 0 1 1 1 17
Number of ROI issued, pending Complainant's action complaints pending 0 0 0 0 1 0
Number of Hearing complaints pending 52 59 51 35 29 28
Number of Final Agency Action complaints pending 4 4 5 16 23 20
Number of Appeal with EEOC Office of Federal Operations complaints pending 14 18 22 17 17 16

 

Complaint Investigations by Fiscal Year
Complaints by Issue 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Thru 12-31
Pending Complaints Where Investigations Exceed Required Time Frames 1 0 3 2 2 12
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