ERIC Number: ED303672
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
20 Facts on Women Workers. Fact Sheet No. 88-2.
Women's Bureau (DOL), Washington, DC.
This fact sheet lists 20 interpreted statistics on women workers. The facts cover the following data: number of women workers and their percentage in the labor force; length of time women are expected to stay in the labor force; racial and ethnic groups in the labor force; part-time and full-time employment; types of occupations in which women are employed; unemployment rate of women; reasons why women work; percentage of family income earned by working wives; women in poverty; education and likelihood of working; median income of women; women entrepreneurs; working mothers; and female heads of families. The data for the fact sheet were taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics'"Employment and Earnings, January 1988." (KC)
Publication Type: Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Women's Bureau (DOL), Washington, DC.