Agency Rankings by Category

Work–Life Balance

The Work–Life Balance category measures the extent to which employees consider their workloads reasonable and feasible, and managers support a balance between work and life.

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Rank Agency 2017 2016 Change (2016‑17)
1 National Aeronautics and Space Administration 73.1 71.2 1.9 
2 Intelligence Community 69.8 69.2 0.6 
3 Department of Health and Human Services 66.7 64.5 2.2 
4 Department of Transportation 64.8 64.1 0.7 
5 Office of the Secretary of Defense, Joint Staff, Defense Agencies, and Department of Defense Field Activities 64.5 63.0 1.5 
6 Department of Labor 63.5 63.4 0.1 
7 Department of the Navy 63.2 60.0 3.2 
8 Department of Commerce 62.9 63.0 -0.1 
9 Department of the Air Force 62.4 61.1 1.3 
10 Department of Justice 62.3 64.0 -1.7 
11 Department of the Treasury 62.2 60.5 1.7 
12 Department of the Army 62.0 60.1 1.9 
13 Department of Agriculture 60.2 59.6 0.6 
14 Department of State 59.4 59.5 -0.1 
15 Social Security Administration 59.2 58.6 0.6 
16 Department of the Interior 57.9 56.0 1.9 
17 Department of Veterans Affairs 56.3 56.6 -0.3 
18 Department of Homeland Security 55.1 51.9 3.2 

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Quartile Key
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