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Education pass rates

73% of girls achieved 5 A*-C grades at GCSE compared to 64% of boys.
(DFE)

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Education post 16

82% of girls and 72% of boys stayed on in education post 16.
(DFE)

3

Wokplace average earning gap

In April 2014, the gender pay gap for all employees was 19.1% in its Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings (ASHE)
(ONS)

4

Workplace finance sector pay gap

In the finance sector the gender pay gap is 55%
(Fawcett Society)

5

Workplace- worker increase

number of male workers in the last 30 years has risen by 0.5 million in comparison to women with 2.45 million
(GOV.UK)

6

Workplace- mp numbers

191 out of 650 MP’s are women
(GOV.UK)

7

Workplace- self employment

3.8 million people are self employed, mostly men, since 1997
(ONS)

8

Workplace- Teachers

66% of teachers in secondary schools were female but only 30% of females were heads
(DFE)

9

Workplace- executives

female executives earned £13,655 less than the average male executive
(CMI)

10

Family- Carers

women in full time employment spend nearly 30% more time on childcare than men 62% of carers of elderly or disabled relatives are women
(Fawcett Society)

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Family- Dads in childcare

found that 65% of dads did not feel confident in their roles and felt that women were ‘naturally’ better at childcare.
(Thompson)

12

Crime male

men aged 16-19 most likely to be victims of homicide and in 2006 80% of offenders were male
(Home Office)

13

Media- women in films

Out of top 100 film characters of all time, only 21 are female.
(Total Films magazine)

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Health- hospital vistis

women go to the doctor 50% more than men and have longer hospital stays- women are more likely to get mental illnesses e.g. depression
(ONS)

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Health- Life expectancy

man’s life expectancy is 77, womens is 8
(Social Trends)