ERIC Number: ED065661
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Facts on Women Workers of Minority Races.
Women's Bureau (DOL), Washington, DC.
This booklet on women workers of minority races includes all races in a minority other than white, Negroes constituting about 90 percent of all persons other than white in the United States; Spanish-speaking persons are included in the white population. The following topics are encompassed; labor force participation; unemployment; marital status; women as heads of families; working mothers; children of working mothers; education; employment status of dropouts; occupations; full-time and full-year workers; and, earnings. Tabulated statistics are provided for the following; percent of persons in labor force, by sex, race, and age, 1971; percent of women in labor force, by race and marital status, March 1971; work experience in 1970 of women family heads in poor families, by race; percent of mothers in labor force, by race, age of children, and marital status of mother, March 1971; number of own children of working mothers, by race, type of family, and age of children, March 1971; employment status of high school graduates not enrolled in college and dropouts aged 16 to 21 years, by sex and race, October 1970; median years of school completed by workers 18 years of age and older, by sex and race, March 1959 and 1971; major occupation groups of employed women, by race, 1960 and 1971; and, median wage and salary income in 1970, by race and sex. (RJ)
Descriptors: Age Differences, Comparative Analysis, Dropout Characteristics, Employed Women, Employment Patterns, Heads of Households, Labor Force, Marital Status, Minority Groups, Occupational Surveys, Racial Differences, Sex Differences, Statistical Analysis, Wages
Superintendent of Documents, U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C. 20402 ($0.15)
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Authoring Institution: Women's Bureau (DOL), Washington, DC.