U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

PROFILE OF SELECTED INDICATORS
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE (DOJ)

Permanent Workforce: 98,180

Total Reported Workforce: 102,503

U.S. Department of Justice EEO Indicators FY 2002 FY 2003 Change
Pre-Complaint Counseling Instances of EEO Counselor Counseling 2,080 1,703 -18.1%
% Counseled within regulatory time frame 95.6% 98.2% 2.7%
ADR Measures % of Instances of Counseling where ADR Offered 38.7% 42.8% 10.6%
ADR Election Rate 39.2% 11.3% -71.2%
ADR Participation Rate 15.2% 4.9% -67.8%
Complaints Filed/Complainants Complaints Filed 1,047 599 -42.8%
Total Workforce 13,763 102,503 644.8%
Total Complainants 963 580 -39.8%
% of Complainants Filing Single Complaint 92% 96.8% 5.2%
% of Workforce who are EEO Complainants 7.0% 0.6% -91.9%
Investigations Total Completed 774 506 -34.6%
Average Processing Time for Investigation (Days) 281 297 5.7%
Amount Spent on In-House Investigations $940,396 $1,266,110 34.6%
Amount Spent on Contract Investigations $2,224,960 $1,365,304 -38.6%
Type of Closures Total Closures 1,066 829 -22.2%
Agency Dismissals 231 175 -24.2%
Administrative Judge Dismissals 42 12 -71.4%
Withdrawals 85 82 -3.5%
Settlements 183 151 -17.5%
Merit Decisions (with and without an AJ decision) 517 409 -20.9%
Average Processing Days (from date complaint filed) All Closures 728 728 0.0%
Agency Dismissals 707 285 -59.7%
Administrative Judge Dismissals 904 2,277 151.9%
Withdrawals 544 442 -18.8%
Settlements 594 599 0.8%
Final Agency Decisions (with no AJ decision) 787 601 -23.6%
Merit Decisions (with and without an AJ decision) 986 978 -0.8%
Merit Decisions Total Number 517 409 -20.9%
Decisions with Finding of Discrimination 14 12 -14.3%
% of Decisions with Finding of Discrimination 2.7% 2.9% 8.3%
Corrective Actions/Benefits Total Number 197 163 -17.3%
Amount of Frontpay/Backpay Benefits $425,466 $176,904 -58.4%
Amount of Lump Sum Payments $324,417 $743,111 129.1%
Amount of Compensatory Damages $339,512 $262,150 -22.8%
Amount of Attorneys' Fees $687,209 $506,367 -26.3%
Appeals Cases Received For Review 297 229 -22.9%
Number of Cases Closed 360 313 -13.1%

NOTE: NA = Not Applicable


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