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These are the biggest challenges women face in the workplace

Gender inequality still rife

These stats by Business in the Community about women in the workplace will shock you:

1. Over the last decade, 20 per cent more is how much a male graduate could expect to earn on average, than a female graduate. The gap was wider for non–degree holders at 23 per cent.

2. The 2012 median full-time gender pay gap for hourly earnings was 9.6 per cent.

3. £28,700 was the median gross annual earnings for male full-time employees for the tax year ending 5 April 2012, while for women the figure was £23,100.

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May 12, 2017

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