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Women in the Labor Force

Here you will find current and historical statistics on a broad range of topics and sub-populations of women in the labor force. This page is updated regularly, sign up to receive e-mail alerts when new or updated content is available.

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Latest Annual Data updated   Facts over Time

Find the most recent annual averages for selected labor force characteristics of women. Data by race and Hispanic origin is presented when available.

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Find how selected labor force characteristics of women change over time. This section is updated biannually.

 

 

 

         
Occupations   Mothers and Families
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Find data on selected characteristics for working women on the occupational topics below. Data on these topics may include information on earnings, women employed, educational level and projections.

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Find data on selected characteristics for mothers and families and women with recent births. Data on mothers and families includes information on labor force participation, unemployment, occupations, family type, earnings and earnings. Data on women with recent births includes selected demographic characteristics.

 

 

 

 

         
Women Veterans   Earnings
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Find annual data on selected characteristics for women veterans.

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Here you will find the most recent annual averages on earnings for selected topics and demographic characteristics.

 

     
         
Infographics
Images representing Equal Pay.

Equal Pay new

Downloadable infographic with information about Equal Pay – Gender Differences Across Occupations and the Wage Gap. (PDF)

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  Image representing the Pay Secrecy Publication.

Black Women in the Labor Force new

Downloadable infographic with information on Black women in the labor force. (PDF)

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Logo representing the Working Mothers in the U.S. info graphic.

 

Working Mothers in the U.S.

Downloadable infographic with information about working mothers in the United States

 

 

Logo representing the First-Time Mothers at Work - Now and Then info graphic.

 

First-Time Mothers at Work — Now and Then

Downloadable infographic with information about first-time mothers at work - Now and Then: How first-time mothers have changed their employment and leave patterns.

 

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50 Years Later

What has changed for working women over the past 50 years?

 

     
 

 

 

Other Resources

Find links to selected websites, reports and data resources for women in the labor force. Links to additional resources for the sections above may be found at the bottom of each page.

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