News release: "The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has posted extensive new data on job patterns in the private sector, as part of the Obama Administrationís Open Government Initiative. The EEOC posted 11 new aggregate data sets from the most recent edition of its report Job Patterns for Minorities and Women in Private Industry, commonly known as the EEO-1 survey, on www.Data.gov. The EEO-1 raw data extracts for 2008 may be downloaded here. The EEOC also posted the data on a new Open Government page, which it launched today. That page, on the EEOCís web site at http://www.eeoc.gov/open/, offers a one-stop location for EEOC statistics and other performance-related materials, and will soon also provide tools for the public to interact with the EEOC about information the agency provides and work it does...Additional EEO-1 data and information, including user-friendly html tables and historical data, can be found on the EEOCís web site at http://www.eeoc.gov/eeoc/statistics/employment/jobpat-eeo1/index.cfm."