Men’s superannuation savings average twice as large as women’s, Senate report finds
Women make up 51% of the world’s population. Yet women are consistently paid less than men for the same work.
There were only 15 women in the list of 300 top-paid CEOs but they outperformed their male peers when it came to delivering for shareholders.
The Australian Human Rights Commission provides some key insights into gender equality in Australia.
Women spent nearly twice as long as men on primary activities associated with unpaid work.
Attitudinal factors cannot explain why domestic violence peaks between 6pm and 9pm, why it is higher on weekends than weekdays, or why the incidence of domestic violence rises in summer and falls in winter.
More than 2 million Australian women have been assaulted by a male partner in their lifetime and half a million say their children saw or heard the attack, according to a report by Australia’s National Research Organisation for Women’s Safety.
Gender Indicators, Australia presents a summary of gender-specific data in six areas of social concern for gender equality
Jimmy Carter’s thoughts on misogyny