Women and ethnic minority groups experience inequality through employment, pay, housing, social mobility and other factors.
What is the gender ‘pay gap’?
The average difference between what men and women are paid
The average difference between professional and non-professional occupations
The difference between the National Minimum Wage (NMW) and the Living Wage
What is meant by the phrase the ‘glass ceiling’?
A physical barrier that prevents people from ethnic minorities securing the highest paid employment
An invisible barrier that prevents people from ethnic minorities securing the highest paid employment
An invisible barrier that prevents women from securing the highest paid employment
In Scotland what percentage of women are in part-time work?
According to the Joseph Roundtree Foundation, what percentage of people from ethnic minority groups are classed as living in poverty?
What is the approximate average pay gap between men and women?