Department of Energy (DOE)
FY 2010 EEO Complaint Processing Statistics

Outcome of Counselings Completed in FY 2010
Pre-Complaint Counseling Outcomes Completed by EEO Counselor Completed Using ADR All Completed Counselings
# % # % # %
Pre-Complaint Counselings: 93   32   125  
Settlements 6 6.5% 17 53.1% 23 18.4%
Withdrawals or No Complaints Filed 34 36.6% 1 3.1% 35 28%
Complaints Filed*         61 48.8%
Decision to File Complaint Pending at End of FY         6 4.8%
     *Includes only complaints filed in FY 2010 where counseling was also completed during FY 2010.
Agency Use of ADR for EEO Dispute Resolution in FY 2010
Total Number Offer Rate Participation Rate
Pre-Complaint Counselings 125 64% 25.6%
Complaint Closures 59 23.7% 8.5%
Bases Most Frequently Alleged in Filed Complaints
Top Basis 1 Top Basis 2 Top Basis 3
Bases of Alleged Discrimination Reprisal Age Color
Timeliness in FY 2010
Total # # Timely % Timely FY 2009 APD* FY 2010 APD* % Change Govt Wide APD*
All Pre-Complaint Counselings (minus remands) 125 61 48.8%        
All Investigations 36 33 91.7% 198 144 -27.3% 181
All Complaint Closures 59     365 731 100.3% 360
Merit Decisions (no AJ) 11 3 27.3% 339 285 -15.9% 481
Dismissal Decisions (no AJ) 6     169 115 -32% 88
*APD =Average Processing Days
Outcomes of Complaints in FY 2010
Complaint Closures Final Agency Decision (no AJ Decision) Final Order (AJ Decision Fully Implemented) Final Order (AJ Decision Not Fully Implemented)
# % # % # % # %
Total Complaints Filed 61              
Total Closures 59              
Settlements 27 45.8%            
Withdrawals 3 5.1%            
Total Final Agency Actions 29 49.2% 17 58.6% 12 41.4% 0 50%
  Dismissals 7 24.1% 6 85.7% 1 14.3% 0 0%
  Merit Decisions 22 75.9% 11 50% 11 50% 0 0%
      Finding Discrimination 3 13.6% 1 33.3% 2 66.7% 0 0%
      Finding No Discrimination 19 86.4% 10 52.6% 9 47.4% 0 0%
Costs Associated With EEO Process FY 2010
  Total # Total Amount Average Amount
Pre-Complaint Settlements w/ Monetary Benefits 7 $79,056 $11,293
  ADR Settlements w/ Monetary Benefits 3 $65,477 $21,825
Investigation Costs 36 $104,182 $2,893
Complaint Closures with Monetary Benefits 24 $733,997 $30,583
  ADR Settlements w/ Monetary Benefits 2 $28,500 $14,250