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Does a Glass Ceiling Exist in 2013?

DOES THE GLASS CEILING EXIST IN 2013? The term "glass ceiling" refers to claims that women have an invisible barrier preventing them from achieving the highest level of success in the workplace. After the 1960s when the Women's Liberation Movement and Civil Rights legislation came into play, discrimination, in theory, should be a thing of the past. However, many still believe the glass ceiling still exists for women in the workplace. YOU DECIDE RATIO OF ELIGIBLE WOMEN WHO ENROLLED IN TERTIARY EDUCATION 1999 I vs 2008 GLOBAL GRADUATION NUMBERS IN 2008 WOMEN VS MEN 116% USA 81% 97% 49% BACHELOR - FEMALE 2008 1 18% NEW ZEALAND 76% 94% 51% BACHELOR - MALE 2008 115% AUSTRALIA 72% 87% 56% MASTERS - FEMALE 2008 1 3% UK 64% 67% 44% MASTERS - MALE 2008 PAID MORE ETON AVERAL MEN ALL AROUND THE WORLD ARE ST 114% IRELAND 50% 64% 113% 23% 36% MALAYSIA % MORE M vs F - 2012 USA SWITZERLAND AUSTRALIA CANADA 37% 38% 29% 34% UK NEW ZEALAND JAPAN 32% 39% 53% 104 WOMEN RUN BUSINESSES GLOBALLY MILLION OF ENTREPRENEURIAL ACTIVITY IN 46% EMERGING ECONOMIES IS FROM WOMEN 187 MILLION WOMEN WERE INVOLVED IN CREATING AND OPERATING ENTERPRISES GENDER GAP BY COUNTRY RANKINGS OF BEST IN THE WORLD BASED ON OVER 50 FACTORS, SUCH AS: Women in parliament, ministerial positions and head of state Wage equality for similar work Healthy life expectancy Female adult unemployment Economic participation DEFINED AS: Education The discrepancy in opportunities, status, attitudes, etc. between men and women. 1st 6th (16th 18th (21st 22nd 25th 2004 GENDER PAY GẶP IN AUS A record low was recorded during the Howard government. 17.5% The gender pay gap between men and women working full-time. The pay gap has widened since Labor was elected. 14.9% 2.5% 2012 REPRESENTATION IN PARLIAMENT (2012) IMales Females AVERAGE ESTIMATED EARNED INCOME (2012) I Males I Females 100 85 $70,000 80 $60,000 $50,000 60 $40,000 40 $30,000 $20,000 20 $10,000 $0.00 A WISE WOMAN ONCE SAID... OPRAH WINFREY CAROLINE SHEARER "The big secret in life is that there is no big secret. Whatever your goal, you can get there if you are willing to work." "Today's women aren't breaking glass ceilings; we're creating new buildings." MARGARET THATCHER "Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country." SOURCES:, mentary_Library/pubs/BN/2011-2012/Womeninparliament#_Toc318895769 2010 EN.pdf,,, report,, women/,, Cancer/10-Inspiring-Quotes-from-Strong-Women.aspx?p=5&b=1,,, CCourses Direct" Make it Possible parties-policies-compare-on-women/ ю GENDER GAP AUSTRALIA CANADA SINCE 2007 ICELAND NEW ZEALAND SOUTH AFRICA AUSTRALIA UNITED KINGDOM USA AUSTRALIA CANADA NEW ZEALAND UNITED KINGDOM USA

Does a Glass Ceiling Exist in 2013?

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