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Flashcards in Ethnicity and Inequality 4 - Bangladeshi and Pakistani EM Deck (18):
1

What was the B and P unemployment levels for young people in 2004?

37% young Bangladeshi, 35% young Pakistani, 11% young White

2

What was the difference in unemployment between Muslim and Christian men?

Muslim - 13% men unemployed, 4% Christian men

3

Which EM group experienced the biggest pay gap?

Bangladeshi men compared to white men

4

Which % of EMs live in poverty?

40% - double the amount of White

5

Which % of EM children live in poverty?

50%

6

What did the Labour Market Trends survey (2000) find?

The service sector is the largest employer of EM groups; 70% Bangladeshi, precariat Guy Standing - B and N dual labour market

7

Which % of Bangladeshi and Pakistani women do not work?

75% B and 69% P

8

What did the Cabinet Office 2003 find about patterns of P employment?

1/8 Pakistani men are taxi drivers compared to 1/100 general population

9

What did Bhopal find about female P and B employment?

Husbands may not allow their wives to work

10

Which % of Pakistani children get 5A*-C compared to White?

51% compared to 58%

11

Which % of Pakistani boys get 5A*-C compared to white?

45% P boys vs 52% white

12

How many B/P students get one or more AS level compared to white?

37% P/B, 46% white

13

Which % of Bangladeshi students have parents with no qualifications?

83%

14

What is evidence of progress in education for B/P students

An average of 25% gain in achievement since 2000 - closing the gap on the rational average

15

What does Mirza think about the multiculural curriculum

It is tokenism - not valued by students

16

What did the Runnymeade Trust find about the media?

Its portrayal of the war on terror has increased Islamophobia

17

What did Philio and Beattie (GUMG) find?

Media often equates immigrants with illegal immigrants, depicting all immigration as a threat

18

What did Ameli find in the media?

It portrays all Muslims as the same and the 'enemy within' - idea that any Muslim can become extreme