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2015 Workplace and Equal Opportunity Survey of Reserve Component Members: Overview Report

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Technical Report,28 Dec 2015,31 May 2016

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Office of People Analytics Alexandria United States

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The 2015 Workplace and Equal Opportunity Survey of Reserve Component Members 2015 WEOR was designed to fulfill the Congressional mandate outlines in Title 10 U.S. Code Section 481 which requires the Department to conduct Joint Service quadrennial assessment of raceethnic issues. It is the third survey of its kind administered to Reserve component members to fulfill statutory requirements. One of the key features of the survey is the ability to derive estimated past year rates of racialethnic harassmentdiscrimination. Additional survey content includes effectiveness of policies and programs to improve relations among different racialethnic groups, effectiveness or reporting processes for complaints, and diversity and inclusion climate. This overview report presents key findings from the 2015 WEOR for the DoD overall, and broken out by raceethnicity, Service, Reserve program, and paygrade. Where applicable, results from trend analyses with previous WEORs conducted in 2007 and 2011 are presented as well.

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  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Sociology and Law
  • Military Forces and Organizations

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