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Flashcards in Global Wage Report Deck (15):
1

Who published the Global Wage Report 2018-19 ?

ILO

2

What are some other reports that ILO publishes ?

World Employment and Social Outlook Report

3

Which country has the highest average real
wage growth (5.5%) in South Asia in 2008-17 ?

India

4

How was the real wage growth in G20 countries ?

Very low (less than 0.5%)

5

Which country has lowest wage inequality ?

Sweden

6

Globally, how much lesser are women paid ?

20%

7

Which gender takes part in more part-time jobs ?

Women

8

In High income countries which end of the pay scale does inequality arise ?

High end

9

In Low income countries, which end of the pay scale does inequality arise ?

Low end

10

What is the motherhood pay gap in Turkey ?

30%

11

What is the motherhood pay gap in Canada ?

1%

12

What is India's gender pay gap ?

34%

13

What are the reasons for gender pay gap in India ?

1. Occupational Segregation
2. Cultural Barriers
3. Unpaid household work

14

What are some steps that can be taken to reduce gender pay gap ?

1. Political commitment and social transformation
2. Well designed minimum wage
3. Reducing occupational segregation

15

What are some steps that can be taken to increase wage growth ?

1. Invest in social infrastructure
2. Formalization of Informal Economy
3. Better skill development