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Effective Leadership: Fairness

The Effective Leadership: Fairness subcategory measures the extent to which employees believe disputes are resolved fairly in their work unit, whether employees believe arbitrary action and personal favoritism are tolerated and if employees feel comfortable reporting illegal activity without fear of reprisal.

How we calculate the Effective Leadership: Fairness score
Rank Agency 2013 2012 Change
1 Surface Transportation Board 68.6 67.2 1.40 Change
2 Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board 67.7 82.1 -14.40 Change
3 Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service 65.7 59.5 6.20 Change
4 National Endowment for the Humanities 65.4 65.1 0.30 Change
5 Peace Corps 64.0 65.9 -1.90 Change
6 Overseas Private Investment Corporation 61.3 66.0 -4.70 Change
7 Federal Labor Relations Authority 60.5 60.2 0.30 Change
8 Office of Management and Budget 60.4 67.1 -6.70 Change
9 Corporation for National and Community Service 59.5 59.5 0.00 Change
10 Millennium Challenge Corporation 58.6 57.8 0.80 Change
11 Railroad Retirement Board 56.8 52.9 3.90 Change
12 Selective Service System 56.4 54.6 1.80 Change
13 Commodity Futures Trading Commission 54.4 58.0 -3.60 Change
14 Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 54.1 58.1 -4.00 Change
15 Merit Systems Protection Board 52.1 48.8 3.30 Change
16 U.S. International Trade Commission 50.2 46.5 3.70 Change
17 Office of Special Counsel 50.0 66.7 -16.70 Change
18 Consumer Product Safety Commission 49.6 52.3 -2.70 Change
19 National Endowment for the Arts 49.2 51.6 -2.40 Change
20 National Transportation Safety Board 49.1 50.6 -1.50 Change
21 Federal Housing Finance Agency 48.8 45.1 3.70 Change
22 National Gallery of Art 47.1 46.5 0.60 Change
23 Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 46.9 50.5 -3.60 Change
24 International Boundary and Water Commission 44.0 46.3 -2.30 Change
25 Federal Election Commission 43.3 49.0 -5.70 Change
26 Export-Import Bank of the United States 41.5 41.2 0.30 Change
27 Office of the U.S. Trade Representative 38.3 32.7 5.60 Change
28 Federal Maritime Commission 31.7 28.7 3.00 Change
None Farm Credit Administration None None 0.00 Change

No Data No Data No Data No Change


Category scores may not be available for agencies that did not participate in the Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey.