The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
TABLE A-2a
TEN YEAR TREND - SENIOR PAY LEVEL GOVERNMENT WIDE EMPLOYMENT OF WORKERS *
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
SPL WORK FORCE 15,972   16,675   16,918   17,943   18,472   19,117   19,268   20,070   19,751   20,407  
MEN 12,228 76.56 12,603 75.58 12,837 75.88 13,508 75.28 13,814 74.78 14,196 74.25 14,205 70.78 14,814 73.81 14,417 72.99 14,754 72.30
WOMEN 3,744 23.44 4,072 24.42 4,081 24.12 4,435 24.72 4,658 25.22 4,921 25.75 5,063 25.23 5,256 26.61 5,334 27.01 5,653 27.70
HISPANIC or LATINO  489 3.06 550 3.30 519 3.07 597 3.33 632 3.42 656 3.43 683 3.54 733 3.65 716 3.63 738 3.62
MEN 352 2.20 388 2.33 389 2.30 436 2.43 461 2.50 472 2.47 496 2.47 523 2.65 501 2.54 524 2.57
WOMEN 137 0.86 162 0.97 130 0.77 161 0.90 171 0.93 184 0.96 187 0.93 210 1.06 215 1.09 214 1.05
WHITE 13,913 87.11 14,436 86.57 14,699 86.88 15,506 86.42 15,902 86.09 16,457 86.09 16,505 85.66 17,105 85.23 16,798 85.05 17,471 85.61
MEN 10,860 67.99 11,117 66.67 11,338 67.02 11,859 66.09 12,082 65.41 12,439 65.05 12,404 61.80 12,870 64.13 12,527 63.42 12,891 63.17
WOMEN 3,053 19.11 3,319 19.90 3,361 19.87 3,647 20.33 3,820 20.68 4,018 21.02 4,101 20.43 4,235 21.44 4,271 21.62 4,580 22.44
BLACK or
AFRICAN AMERICAN  
1,107 6.93 1,185 7.11 1,143 6.76 1,214 6.77 1,254 6.79 1,243 6.50 1,275 6.62 1,307 6.62 1,309 6.63 1,363 6.68
MEN 681 4.26 730 4.38 707 4.18 755 4.21 769 4.16 727 3.80 728 3.63 758 3.84 751 3.80 770 3.77
WOMEN 426 2.67 455 2.73 436 2.58 459 2.56 485 2.63 516 2.70 547 2.73 549 2.78 558 2.83 593 2.91
ASIAN**  342 2.14 375 2.25 422 2.49 485 2.70 546 2.96 607 3.18 654 3.39 746 3.72 745 3.77 811 3.97
MEN 250 1.57 277 1.66 308 1.82 358 2.00 403 2.18 445 2.33 469 2.34 536 2.71 513 2.60 551 2.70
WOMEN 92 0.58 98 0.59 114 0.67 127 0.71 143 0.77 162 0.85 185 0.92 210 1.06 232 1.17 260 1.27
NATIVE HAWAIIAN/OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDER***                                       
                            3 0.01 6 0.03 8 0.04
MEN                             3 0.02 5 0.03 6 0.03
WOMEN                             0 0.00 1 0.01 2 0.01
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE 
                                     
121 0.76 129 0.77 135 0.80 141 0.79 138 0.75 154 0.81 151 0.78 167 0.83 154 0.78 154 0.75
MEN 85 0.53 91 0.55 95 0.56 100 0.56 99 0.54 113 0.59 108 0.54 118 0.60 106 0.54 102 0.49
WOMEN 36 0.23 38 0.23 40 0.24 41 0.23 39 0.21 41 0.21 43 0.21 49 0.25 48 0.24 52 0.26
TWO OR MORE RACES ***                              9 0.04 23 0.12 36 0.18
MEN                             6 0.03 14 0.07 23 0.11
WOMEN                             3 0.02 9 0.00 13 0.06
INDIVIDUALS WITH TARGETED DISABILITIES                                        
65 0.41 69 0.41 60 0.35 62 0.35 64 0.35 84 0.44 88 0.46 93 0.46 123 0.62 104 0.51

*Includes September 30, 2008 agency data as reported in CPDF, Department of State and FERC.  Does not include data for AAFES, TVA, USPS, or intelligence gatering agencies. 
** The numbers for 1998-2005 include totals for "Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander."
*** Separate data first became available in 2006.  Percentages may not add to 100% .due to rounding and the additional "Two or More Races" category in the 2000 Census Special EEO file.


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