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Rank Agency 2017 2016 Change (2016‑17)
1 Office of Inspector General (TVA) (OIG), Tennessee Valley Authority 92.4 90.2 2.2 
2 Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA), Department of the Treasury 82.6 78.9 3.7 
3 Office of the Inspector General (USPS), United States Postal Service 80.1 0.0 
4 Office of Inspector General (OIG), Department of Health and Human Services 76.9 74.2 2.7 
5 Kennedy Space Center (KSC), National Aeronautics and Space Administration 76.5 74.7 1.8 
6 Federal Acquisition Service (FAS), General Services Administration 76.4 72.1 4.3 
7 Headquarters (NASA), National Aeronautics and Space Administration 76.3 73.0 3.3 
7 National Examination Program, Securities and Exchange Commission 76.3 74.0 2.3 
9 Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC), National Aeronautics and Space Administration 76.2 74.0 2.2 
10 Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC), Department of Homeland Security 75.8 75.5 0.3 
11 Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Department of Health and Human Services 74.4 70.1 4.3 
12 Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and Explosives (ATF), Department of Justice 73.9 70.4 3.5 
13 Johnson Space Center (JSC), National Aeronautics and Space Administration 73.8 73.6 0.2 
14 Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA), Department of Defense 73.6 68.1 5.5 
14 Office of the Inspector General (OIG), Department of Defense 73.6 70.4 3.2 
16 National Enforcement Program (SEC), Securities and Exchange Commission 73.1 70.6 2.5 
17 Region 4 - Southeast (EPA), Environmental Protection Agency 72.8 69.4 3.4 
18 Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Department of Justice 72.6 70.2 2.4 
18 Region 1 - New England (EPA), Environmental Protection Agency 72.6 67.1 5.5 
20 U.S. Army Acquisition Support Center (ASC), Department of the Army 72.3 61.9 10.4 
21 Deputy Commissioner for Budget Finance Quality Management, Social Security Administration 72.2 0.0 
22 Glenn Research Center (GRC), National Aeronautics and Space Administration 71.7 72.2 -0.5 
23 Office of Public and Indian Housing (PIH), Department of Housing and Urban Development 71.3 72.3 -1.0 
24 Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), Department of Homeland Security 71.2 67.7 3.5 
25 Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Department of Health and Human Services 71.1 69.3 1.8 
25 Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC), National Aeronautics and Space Administration 71.1 67.8 3.3 
27 Bureau of the Fiscal Service (BFS), Department of the Treasury 71.0 66.6 4.4 
28 Joint Chiefs of Staff, Department of Defense 70.8 62.5 8.3 
29 Office of the Secretary (OS), Department of Energy 70.6 65.4 5.2 
30 Food Nutrition and Consumer Services (FNS), Department of Agriculture 70.3 63.2 7.1 
31 Office of Research and Development (ORD), Environmental Protection Agency 70.0 66.1 3.9 
32 Office of Community Planning and Development (CPD), Department of Housing and Urban Development 69.9 66.9 3.0 
33 Office of Workers' Compensation Programs (OWCP), Department of Labor 69.8 69.3 0.5 
34 Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), Department of Transportation 69.5 67.8 1.7 
34 Washington Headquarters Services (WHS), Department of Defense 69.5 65.5 4.0 
36 Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP), Department of the Treasury 69.3 65.1 4.2 
36 Departmental Management (DA), Department of Agriculture 69.3 66.7 2.6 
36 Region 6 - South Central (EPA), Environmental Protection Agency 69.3 66.9 2.4 
39 Region 3 - Mid-Atlantic (EPA), Environmental Protection Agency 69.2 66.8 2.4 
40 National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), Department of Energy 69.1 68.8 0.3 
41 Langley Research Center (LARC), National Aeronautics and Space Administration 68.9 71.5 -2.6 
41 National Background Investigations Bureau (FISD), Office of Personnel Management 68.9 68.2 0.7 
43 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Department of Commerce 68.7 65.5 3.2 
44 Office of the Secretary (OS), Department of the Interior 68.5 66.4 2.1 
45 Under Secretary for Management and Performance, Department of Energy 68.4 64.5 3.9 
46 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Department of Health and Human Services 68.1 66.2 1.9 
47 Federal Student Aid (FSA), Department of Education 67.9 65.4 2.5 
47 Office of Housing (FHA), Department of Housing and Urban Development 67.9 63.4 4.5 
49 Region 5 (EPA), Environmental Protection Agency 67.7 65.1 2.6 
50 Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Department of Homeland Security 67.6 64.0 3.6 
51 Employment and Training Administration (ETA), Department of Labor 67.4 64.0 3.4 
51 Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Department of Homeland Security 67.4 64.1 3.3 
51 National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD), Department of Homeland Security 67.4 64.4 3.0 
51 Office of Air and Radiation (OAR), Environmental Protection Agency 67.4 63.4 4.0 
55 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), Department of the Interior 67.0 63.7 3.3 
56 Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Department of Health and Human Services 66.8 63.6 3.2 
56 Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), Department of Defense 66.8 63.8 3.0 
56 Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs 66.8 67.1 -0.3 
59 U.S. Marshals Service (USMS), Department of Justice 66.6 69.7 -3.1 
60 U.S. Army Forces Command (FORSCOM), Department of the Army 66.4 66.1 0.3 
61 Management Directorate (MGMT), Department of Homeland Security 66.3 61.4 4.9 
61 Public Buildings Service (PBS), General Services Administration 66.3 62.7 3.6 
63 Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Department of Labor 66.2 62.8 3.4 
63 Office of Water (OW), Environmental Protection Agency 66.2 62.7 3.5 
63 Under Secretary for Science and Energy, Department of Energy 66.2 62.3 3.9 
66 Defense Logistics Agency (DLA), Department of Defense 66.0 63.2 2.8 
67 Wage and Hour Division (WHD), Department of Labor 65.9 64.8 1.1 
68 HQDA Field Operating Agencies and Staff Support Agencies, Department of the Army 65.8 63.9 1.9 
68 U.S. Army Civilian Human Resources Agency, Department of the Army 65.8 0.0 
70 U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC), Department of the Army 65.5 66.1 -0.6 
71 Assistant for Administration, Department of the Navy 65.1 66.7 -1.6 
72 U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (PTO), Department of Commerce 65.0 69.3 -4.3 
73 Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC), Department of the Navy 64.9 60.1 4.8 
74 Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), Department of the Treasury 64.8 58.6 6.2 
75 National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Department of Commerce 64.4 58.3 6.1 
76 Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), Department of Labor 64.3 61.9 2.4 
76 Power Marketing Administrations (PMA), Department of Energy 64.3 56.9 7.4 
78 Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), Department of the Interior 64.1 61.8 2.3 
79 Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO), Department of Agriculture 63.8 57.2 6.6 
80 Missile Defense Agency (MDA), Department of Defense 63.6 60.3 3.3 
81 Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (OECA), Environmental Protection Agency 63.4 68.0 -4.6 
82 Office of General Counsel (OGC), Department of Housing and Urban Development 63.3 64.9 -1.6 
82 Office of the General Counsel, Social Security Administration 63.3 0.0 
84 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Department of the Army 63.2 61.3 1.9 
85 Region 2 (EPA), Environmental Protection Agency 63.1 60.4 2.7 
85 Rural Development (RD), Department of Agriculture 63.1 58.4 4.7 
87 U.S. Army Materiel Command (AMC), Department of the Army 62.7 60.1 2.6 
88 U.S. Army Installation Management Command (IMA), Department of the Army 62.5 56.0 6.5 
89 Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS), Department of Defense 62.4 57.0 5.4 
90 Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Department of Health and Human Services 62.3 59.5 2.8 
91 Central Office (VACO), Department of Veterans Affairs 62.2 58.1 4.1 
92 Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA), Department of the Navy 62.1 59.8 2.3 
93 National Institutes of Health (NIH), Department of Health and Human Services 61.7 57.9 3.8 
93 U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Department of the Interior 61.7 59.8 1.9 
93 United States Coast Guard (USCG), Department of Homeland Security 61.7 59.6 2.1 
96 Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (OCSPP), Environmental Protection Agency 61.5 60.7 0.8 
97 Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE), Department of the Interior 61.4 60.7 0.7 
98 Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR), Department of the Navy 61.2 60.0 1.2 
99 Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Department of Transportation 61.1 55.1 6.0 
100 Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA), Department of Labor 60.5 58.2 2.3 
101 Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Department of the Interior 60.4 59.0 1.4 
102 Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA), Department of Defense 60.3 56.9 3.4 
102 Deputy Commissioner for Operations, Social Security Administration 60.3 0.0 
104 Marine Corps (USMC), Department of the Navy 60.2 53.3 6.9 
104 U.S. Mint (USM), Department of the Treasury 60.2 56.4 3.8 
106 Departmental Offices (DO), Department of the Treasury 59.9 57.3 2.6 
106 Global Strike Command (AFGSC), Department of the Air Force 59.9 56.5 3.4 
108 Bureau of Reclamation (USBR), Department of the Interior 59.6 56.5 3.1 
108 Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR), Department of the Navy 59.6 59.5 0.1 
108 U.S. Army Cyber Command/2nd Army, Department of the Army 59.6 0.0 
111 Air Force Materiel Command (AFMC), Department of the Air Force 59.5 58.0 1.5 
111 U.S. Atlantic Fleet - Commander In Chief (COMLANTFLT), Department of the Navy 59.5 0.0 
113 Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), Department of the Interior 59.3 60.3 -1.0 
113 International Trade Administration (ITA), Department of Commerce 59.3 57.0 2.3 
115 Office of the Secretary (OS), Department of Health and Human Services 59.2 57.1 2.1 
116 Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Department of Homeland Security 59.1 57.3 1.8 
117 Air Force Space Command (AFSPC), Department of the Air Force 59.0 51.0 8.0 
118 Naval Education and Training Command (NETC), Department of the Navy 58.8 0.0 
119 U.S. Pacific Fleet - Commander In Chief (COMPACFLT), Department of the Navy 58.6 0.0 
120 Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Department of Justice 58.1 58.5 -0.4 
121 Defense Commissary Agency (DECA), Department of Defense 57.7 54.0 3.7 
122 U.S. Census Bureau (Census), Department of Commerce 57.5 50.6 6.9 
123 Air Education and Training Command (ATC), Department of the Air Force 57.3 53.7 3.6 
124 U.S. Trustees Program (USTP), Department of Justice 56.9 55.2 1.7 
125 Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA), Department of Labor 56.8 54.9 1.9 
126 U.S. Army Reserve Command (USARC), Department of the Army 56.7 52.2 4.5 
127 Deputy Commissioner for Disability Adjudication and Review, Social Security Administration 56.5 0.0 
128 Region 9 - Pacific Southwest (EPA), Environmental Protection Agency 56.3 54.0 2.3 
129 Environment and Natural Resources Division (ENRD), Department of Justice 56.2 58.5 -2.3 
130 Office for Civil Rights (OCR), Department of Education 56.1 52.4 3.7 
131 Air Combat Command (ACC), Department of the Air Force 56.0 52.1 3.9 
132 Office of the Solicitor (SOL), Department of Labor 55.8 56.7 -0.9 
133 Indian Health Service (IHS), Department of Health and Human Services 54.9 51.1 3.8 
134 Air Mobility Command (AMC), Department of the Air Force 54.8 52.7 2.1 
135 Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Department of the Treasury 54.3 51.1 3.2 
136 National Park Service (NPS), Department of the Interior 54.1 51.7 2.4 
137 Civil Division, Department of Justice 53.9 53.8 0.1 
138 Commander - Navy Installations (CNI), Department of the Navy 52.0 47.7 4.3 
139 Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP), Department of Justice 51.4 51.7 -0.3 
140 Defense Health Agency (DHA), Department of Defense 50.3 46.7 3.6 
141 Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS), Department of the Navy 50.0 49.1 0.9 
142 Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and U.S. Attorneys' Office (EOUSA), Department of Justice 49.8 48.0 1.8 
143 Ames Research Center (ARC), National Aeronautics and Space Administration 49.3 47.9 1.4 
143 U.S. Army Medical Command (MEDCOM), Department of the Army 49.3 44.7 4.6 
145 Headquarters - Air Force Reserve Command (HQ AFRES), Department of the Air Force 47.2 46.4 0.8 
146 Veterans Health Administration (VHA), Department of Veterans Affairs 45.6 45.8 -0.2 
147 United States Secret Service (USSS), Department of Homeland Security 43.2 43.3 -0.1 
148 Naval Medical Command (NAVMEDCOM), Department of the Navy 42.1 43.6 -1.5 
149 Transportation Security Administration (TSA), Department of Homeland Security 29.3 26.0 3.3 

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