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Women at Work

WOMEN AT WORK > Workplace gender inequality around the world GLOBAL EMPLOYMENT RATES – FEMALE WORKFORCE 68% 65% 38% Canada 69% 40% USA 61% 18% 53% Kuwait 88% Burkina Faso 5% MORE EDUCATION = INCREASED GENDER EQUALITY University Graduates High School Graduates Men Women LEVEL OF EDUCATION ACHIEVED *Based on canadian data WORLD ECONOMIC SECTORS BY % OF FEMALE EMPLOYEES 73% 14% 15% Countries with largest gender gap in employment rates Countries with smallest gender gap in employment rates IN 2011 66% OF CANADIAN MEN WERE EMPLOYED Belgium Romania COMPARED TO 58% OF WOMEN Albania Saudi Arabia IN 1/4 COUNTRIES WOMEN ARE FAR LESS LIKELY THAN MEN TO BE WORKING AT THEIR FULL CAPACITY 10% Ecuador OF THE WORLD'S FEMALE WORKFORCE IS UNEMPLOYED Design by Jaela E. Bernstien Sources Gallup World Bank Statistics Canada Services Agriculture Industry EMPLOYMENT RATE

Women at Work

shared by jbernstien on Jul 19
 A look at workplace gender inequality. Based on a recent Gallup poll, this graphic depicts employment gaps between men and women around the world.


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