Women have overtaken men and now account for more than half (50.7%) of the college-educated labor force in the United States.
In 2019 women in the United States earned 82% of what men earned, according to a Pew Research Center analysis of median annual earnings of full-time, year-round workers. The gender wage gap varies by age and metropolitan area, and in most places, has narrowed since 2000. See how women’s wages compare with men’s in your metro area.
Many Black Americans say they learn about their ancestors and U.S. Black history from family.
Indians nearly universally say it is important for women to have the same rights as men, including eight-in-ten who say this is very important.
Indians accept women as political leaders, but many favor traditional gender roles in family life.
66% of women say that in the past year, they have personally thought at least some about big questions; 55% of men report the same.
In 2020, women earned 84% of what men earned, our analysis of median hourly earnings of both full- and part-time workers found.
Women make up just over a quarter of all members of the 117th Congress – the highest percentage in U.S. history.
From distractions to jealousy, how Americans navigate cellphones and social media in their romantic relationships.
Sizable shares say men have more opportunities for high-paying jobs and that men should have preferential treatment when jobs are scarce.