The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
TABLE A-5
GOVERNMENT WIDE EMPLOYMENT OF WORKERS IN
OTHER PAY SYSTEMS (OPS) WORK FORCE*
2000 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2008
TOTAL WORK FORCE CLF 2,462,152 2,442,643 2,445,335 2,459,505 2,428,330 2,606,903 2,610,920 2,611,493 2,608,172   2,763,183
% of Total Work Force   40.04 40.59 39.87 40.40 40.96 37.33 37.13 37.51 41.19 45.23
OPS WORK FORCE   985,787 991,463 975,074 993,602 994,647 973,172 969,353 979,664 1,074,388 1,249,837
% OF MEN 53.20 59.89 59.77 59.87 59.96 59.69 59.43 58.86 58.27 57.94 55.88 698,374
% OF WOMEN 46.80 40.11 40.23 40.13 40.04 40.31 40.57 41.14 41.73 42.06 44.12 551,463
HISPANIC or LATINO (%) 10.70 7.13 7.16 7.26 7.43 7.61 7.77 7.99 7.98 7.88 7.98 99,678
% OF MEN 6.20 4.55 4.57 4.65 4.78 4.87 4.96 5.03 4.98 4.84 4.75 59,340
% OF WOMEN 4.50 2.57 2.60 2.61 2.65 2.74 2.82 2.96 3.00 3.04 3.23 40,338
WHITE (%) 72.70 64.90 64.92 64.66 64.59 64.32 64.03 63.26 63.12 63.81 64.04 800,404
% OF MEN 39.00 40.74 40.59 40.45 40.45 40.04 39.64 38.83 38.33 38.64 37.09 463,515
% OF WOMEN 33.70 24.17 24.33 24.21 24.14 24.28 24.39 24.43 24.79 25.17 26.95 336,889
BLACK or
AFRICAN AMERICAN (%)
10.60 20.36 20.11 20.05 19.84 19.77 19.66 19.93 19.87 19.35 18.57 232,071
% OF MEN 4.80 10.35 10.22 10.20 10.10 10.02 9.92 9.94 9.79 9.38 8.77 109,639
% OF WOMEN 5.80 10.01 9.90 9.85 9.74 9.74 9.74 9.99 10.08 9.97 9.80 122,432
ASIAN (%) ** 3.60 6.70 6.85 7.04 7.12 7.29 7.49 7.76 7.73 7.54 7.20 89,972
% OF MEN 1.90 3.82 3.95 4.10 4.15 4.27 4.42 4.56 4.55 4.41 4.19 52,364
% OF WOMEN 1.70 2.87 2.90 2.94 2.97 3.01 3.07 3.20 3.18 3.13 3.01 37,608
NATIVE HAWAIIAN/OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDER (%)*** 0.20               0.13 0.18 0.35 4,364
% OF MEN 0.10               0.05 0.08 0.17 2,113
% OF WOMEN 0.10               0.08 0.10 0.18 2,251
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE(%)
1.00 0.91 0.95 0.99 1.02 1.02 1.05 1.05 1.11 1.05 1.08 13,472
% OF MEN 0.50 0.43 0.45 0.46 0.48 0.49 0.50 0.50 0.54 0.50 0.51 6,379
% OF WOMEN 0.50 0.48 0.50 0.52 0.53 0.53 0.55 0.55 0.58 0.55 0.57 7,093
TWO OR MORE RACES *** 1.00               0.05 0.18 0.79 9,876
% OF MEN 0.50               0.03 0.09 0.40 5,024
% OF WOMEN 0.50               0.03 0.10 0.39 4,852
Individuals With Targeted Disabilities % CLF not available 0.93 0.91 0.91 0.88 0.86 0.84 0.81 0.80 0.74 0.70 8,761

* Includes September 30, 2008 agency data as reported in CPDF (418,614) and all employees of AAFES, Department of State, TVA AND USPS (823,232), but does not include data for intelligence gathering agencies. Percentages may not add to 100% due to rounding and the addition of " Two or More Races" category in the 2000 Census Special EEO file.
** The numbers for 1999 - 2005 include totals for Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders.
*** Separate data first became available in 2006.


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