Department of Justice (DOJ)
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: 1,204   124   1,328  
Settlements 40 3.3% 35 28.2% 75 5.7%
Withdrawals or No Complaints Filed 266 22.1% 14 11.3% 280 21.1%
Complaints Filed*         660 49.7%
Decision to File Complaint Pending at End of FY         313 23.6%
     *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 1,328 92.6% 9.3%
Complaint Closures 638 62.2% 4.7%
Bases Most Frequently Alleged in Filed Complaints
Top Basis 1 Top Basis 2 Top Basis 3
Bases of Alleged Discrimination Reprisal Sex (Female) Age
Timeliness in FY 2010
Total # # Timely % Timely FY 2009 APD* FY 2010 APD* % Change Govt Wide APD*
All Pre-Complaint Counselings (minus remands) 1,327 974 73.4%        
All Investigations 632 426 67.4% 252 218 -13.5% 181
All Complaint Closures 638     486 566 16.5% 360
Merit Decisions (no AJ) 167 3 1.8% 813 839 3.2% 481
Dismissal Decisions (no AJ) 137     149 167 12.1% 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 678              
Total Closures 638              
Settlements 109 17.1%            
Withdrawals 89 14%            
Total Final Agency Actions 440 69% 304 69.1% 130 29.5% 6 41.2%
  Dismissals 146 33.2% 137 93.8% 9 6.2% 0 0%
  Merit Decisions 294 66.8% 167 56.8% 121 41.2% 6 2%
      Finding Discrimination 10 3.4% 4 40% 2 20% 4 40%
      Finding No Discrimination 284 96.6% 163 57.4% 119 41.9% 2 0.7%
Costs Associated With EEO Process FY 2010
  Total # Total Amount Average Amount
Pre-Complaint Settlements w/ Monetary Benefits 9 $57,338 $6,370
  ADR Settlements w/ Monetary Benefits 4 $25,168 $6,292
Investigation Costs 632 $2,626,702 $4,156
Complaint Closures with Monetary Benefits 92 $2,205,404 $23,971
  ADR Settlements w/ Monetary Benefits 13 $196,700 $15,130