U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

PROFILE OF SELECTED INDICATORS
Defense Security Service (DSS)

Permanent Workforce: 2,377

Total Reported Workforce: 2,528

Defense Security Service EEO Indicators FY 2002 FY 2003 Change
Pre-Complaint Counseling Instances of EEO Counselor Counseling 25 20 -20.0%
% Counseled within regulatory time frame 96% 90% -6.3%
ADR Measures % of Instances of Counseling where ADR Offered 100% 5% -95.0%
ADR Election Rate 0% 0% NA
ADR Participation Rate 0% 0% NA
Complaints Filed/Complainants Complaints Filed 14 9 -35.7%
Total Workforce 2,640 2,528 -4.2%
Total Complainants 13 9 -30.8%
% of Complainants Filing Single Complaint 93% 100% 7.5%
% of Workforce who are EEO Complainants 0.5% 0.4% -27.7%
Investigations Total Completed 3 3 0.0%
Average Processing Time for Investigation (Days) 215 268 24.7%
Amount Spent on In-House Investigations $0 $0 NA
Amount Spent on Contract Investigations $750 $750 0.0%
Type of Closures Total Closures 26 11 -57.7%
Agency Dismissals 6 1 -83.3%
Administrative Judge Dismissals 7 0 -100.0%
Withdrawals 1 1 0.0%
Settlements 8 5 -37.5%
Merit Decisions (with and without an AJ decision) 3 4 33.3%
Average Processing Days (from date complaint filed) All Closures 608 492 -19.1%
Agency Dismissals 82 47 -42.7%
Administrative Judge Dismissals 1,041 0 -100.0%
Withdrawals 101 180 78.2%
Settlements 586 574 -2.0%
Final Agency Decisions (with no AJ decision) 122 444 263.9%
Merit Decisions (with and without an AJ decision) 613 578 -5.7%
Merit Decisions Total Number 3 4 33.3%
Decisions with Finding of Discrimination 0 0 NA
% of Decisions with Finding of Discrimination 0.0% 0.0% NA
Corrective Actions/Benefits Total Number 8 5 -37.5%
Amount of Frontpay/Backpay Benefits $1,500 $0 -100.0%
Amount of Lump Sum Payments $44,500 $23,200 -47.9%
Amount of Compensatory Damages $0 $0 NA
Amount of Attorneys' Fees $10,483 $0 -100.0%
Appeals Cases Received For Review 10 3 -70.0%
Number of Cases Closed 4 12 200.0%

NOTE: NA = Not Applicable


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