ONS finds that gender pay gap will not close until 2073


Thu, 25 Oct 2018

According to the Office for National Statistics (ONS), the gender pay gap has narrowed to a record low, where the average female worker earned 17.9% less than her male counterpart, down from 18.4% in 2017, but the gap is closing so slowly that it will be 55 years before there is parity between men and women.




Category: Employment »  Equal pay; Sex discrimination. Area(s) of law: Employment.
Source: Office for National Statistics

 

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