Agency Rankings by Category

Innovation

The Innovation category measures employee perceptions of efforts to improve the way work is done, including their own personal motivation to promote change and the support and rewards they receive for promoting new ideas.

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Rank Agency 2017 2016 Change (2016‑17)
1 National Aeronautics and Space Administration 81.5 79.6 1.9 
2 Intelligence Community 70.0 70.2 -0.2 
3 Department of Health and Human Services 69.5 67.0 2.5 
4 Department of State 67.1 65.9 1.2 
5 Department of the Navy 65.8 63.5 2.3 
6 Department of the Air Force 65.5 63.7 1.8 
7 Department of the Interior 65.4 62.9 2.5 
8 Department of the Army 64.7 61.9 2.8 
9 Office of the Secretary of Defense, Joint Staff, Defense Agencies, and Department of Defense Field Activities 64.6 62.4 2.2 
10 Department of Commerce 64.3 63.5 0.8 
11 Department of Agriculture 63.0 61.2 1.8 
12 Department of Transportation 62.9 61.5 1.4 
13 Department of Labor 62.7 62.1 0.6 
14 Department of Justice 62.1 62.6 -0.5 
15 Department of the Treasury 60.6 59.2 1.4 
16 Social Security Administration 60.0 60.0 0.0 
17 Department of Veterans Affairs 58.7 59.2 -0.5 
18 Department of Homeland Security 54.6 51.1 3.5 

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