This week, the Human Rights Campaign published its annual Corporate Equality Index, which ranks U.S. based companies on their lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) equality policies. This year, Apple earned the “baker’s dozen” by getting a score of 100 percent for the 13th year in a row.
The ratings are based on a survey provided to participating companies. Businesses rank their policies on sexual orientation and gender identity. In all, 781 companies participated, 306 of them were Fortune 500 elites. Half of the top 10 Fortune 500 companies also scored 100. 150 of all Fortune 500 companies achieved the perfect score.