U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

PROFILE OF SELECTED INDICATORS
OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF DEFENSE (SECDEF)

Permanent Workforce: 3,871

Total Reported Workforce: 5,401

Office of the Secretary of Defense EEO Indicators FY 2002 FY 2003 Change
Pre-Complaint Counseling Instances of EEO Counselor Counseling 35 26 -25.7%
% Counseled within regulatory time frame 80% 100% 25.0%
ADR Measures % of Instances of Counseling where ADR Offered 27.1% 47.1% 73.8%
ADR Election Rate 100% 43.8% -56.2%
ADR Participation Rate 27.1% 20.6% -24.0%
Complaints Filed/Complainants Complaints Filed 26 22 -15.4%
Total Workforce 4,186 5,401 29.0%
Total Complainants 26 22 -15.4%
% of Complainants Filing Single Complaint 100% 100% 0.0%
% of Workforce who are EEO Complainants 0.6% 0.4% NA
Investigations Total Completed 7 20 185.7%
Average Processing Time for Investigation (Days) 344 399 16.0%
Amount Spent on In-House Investigations $0 $5,000 NA
Amount Spent on Contract Investigations $0 $0 NA
Type of Closures Total Closures 12 24 100.0%
Agency Dismissals 2 5 150.0%
Administrative Judge Dismissals 0 0 NA
Withdrawals 0 1 NA
Settlements 3 7 133.3%
Merit Decisions (with and without an AJ decision) 7 11 57.1%
Average Processing Days (from date complaint filed) All Closures 531 790 48.8%
Agency Dismissals 240 112 -53.3%
Administrative Judge Dismissals 0 0 NA
Withdrawals 0 578 NA
Settlements 423 521 23.2%
Final Agency Decisions (with no AJ decision) 567 570 0.5%
Merit Decisions (with and without an AJ decision) 713 1,287 80.5%
Merit Decisions Total Number 7 11 57.1%
Decisions with Finding of Discrimination 0 1 NA
% of Decisions with Finding of Discrimination 0.0% 9.1% NA
Corrective Actions/Benefits Total Number 3 8 166.7%
Amount of Frontpay/Backpay Benefits $0 $28,310 NA
Amount of Lump Sum Payments $0 $8,000 NA
Amount of Compensatory Damages $41,000 $0 -100.0%
Amount of Attorneys' Fees $0 $55,225 NA
Appeals Cases Received For Review 14 16 14.3%
Number of Cases Closed 12 11 -8.3%

NOTE: NA = Not Applicable


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