Agency Rankings by Category

Effective Leadership: Fairness


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


Lower Quartile (0–25%) Below Median (25–50%) Above Median (50–75%) Upper Quartile (75–100%)

Click on the links below to view an agency’s full report. Click on the column headings to sort by rank, agency name, score or change.

Rank Agency 2014 2013 Change
1 Surface Transportation Board 77.3 68.6 8.70 
2 Office of Management and Budget 68.1 60.4 7.70 
3 Peace Corps 66.8 64.0 2.80 
4 Federal Labor Relations Authority 65.6 60.5 5.10 
5 Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service 64.2 65.7 -1.50 
6 National Endowment for the Humanities 63.9 65.4 -1.50 
7 Overseas Private Investment Corporation 60.7 61.3 -0.60 
8 Millennium Challenge Corporation 56.8 58.6 -1.80 
8 Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 56.8 54.1 2.70 
10 Corporation for National and Community Service 56.5 59.5 -3.00 
11 National Endowment for the Arts 55.4 49.2 6.20 
12 Railroad Retirement Board 52.4 56.8 -4.40 
13 U.S. International Trade Commission 51.6 50.2 1.40 
14 Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board 51.1 67.7 -16.60 
15 Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 50.4 46.9 3.50 
16 National Transportation Safety Board 50.0 49.1 0.90 
17 National Gallery of Art 49.6 47.1 2.50 
18 Office of Special Counsel 47.7 50.0 -2.30 
18 Selective Service System 47.7 56.4 -8.70 
20 Federal Election Commission 46.6 43.3 3.30 
21 Federal Housing Finance Agency 46.2 48.8 -2.60 
22 Merit Systems Protection Board 46.1 52.1 -6.00 
23 Office of the U.S. Trade Representative 44.6 38.3 6.30 
24 International Boundary and Water Commission 44.3 44.0 0.30 
25 Consumer Product Safety Commission 42.2 49.6 -7.40 
26 Commodity Futures Trading Commission 41.7 54.4 -12.70 
27 Export-Import Bank of the United States 40.8 41.5 -0.70 
28 Federal Maritime Commission 33.5 31.7 1.80 
Congressional Budget Office 0.00 
Farm Credit Administration 0.00 
Category scores may not be available for agencies not participating in the Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey.

No DataNo Change

Share