Women In The Workplace Matter – Here’s Why

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We all know that women are lacking in the workplace. But, did you know that this is actually becoming harmful to women? Pew Research Center found that women are reporting more gender discrimination in majority-male workplaces. Here are some important stats they found.

 

48% of women say they work in places where there are more women than men
18% of women say there are more men than women

 

44% of men say their workplace is majority-male
19% of men say women outnumber men

 

48% of women who work in majority-male workplaces say women are treated fairly where they work when it comes to recruitment and hiring
38% say women are treated fairly in promotions and advancement

 

49% of women who work mainly with men say their workplace pays the right amount of attention to increasing gender diversity

 

37% of women who say their workplace is mostly male report they have been treated as if they were not competent because of their gender

 

All statistics are gathered from Pew Research Center.