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Working Women Market Report 2006


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Published Date :
March 2006find similar
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£ 575
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16 Chapters

Table of Contents

The table of contents below is for Working Women 2006

Executive Summary

1. Introduction

The Equal Pay And Sex Discrimination Acts

Definitions

Employment

Pay Gap

The Population

Table: The Uk Population By Age And Sex (million And %),,,,,, And

Figure: Percentage Of The Uk Population Under And Over By Sex (%), †1971,,,,, ‡2011 And

Later Childbirth

Table: Average Age Of Mother At Childbirth In England And Wales By Mean Age (years),-2003

Housing

Table: Adults Living With Their Parents In England By Sex And Age (%), And-2004

Focus On Women

2. Strategic Overview

The Last Years

What Happened To Feminism?

Media Portrayal Of Women

Women As Victims

Summary

3. Women's Education

Secondary Education

Gcse

Table: Percentage Of Gcse Or Equivalent Entrants In The Uk Achieving Grades A To C By Selected Subject And Sex,/2003

Table: Number Of Entrants To Gcse Or Equivalent In The Uk By Sex (000 And %),/2004

Gce

Table: Achievement Of Two Or More Gce A Levels Or Equivalent In The Uk By Sex (%), /1991 And/2000-2002/2003

Higher Education

Table: Uk Students In Further And Higher Education By Type Of Course And Sex (000),/1971, /1981,/1991 And/2003

Figure: Uk Undergraduate Students In Higher Education By Type Of Course And Sex (000),/1971, /1981,/1991 And/2003

Graduate Employment

Table: Destinations Of First Degree Graduates In The Uk By Sex And Occupation (%),

4. Women's Employment

Flexible Working

Table: Percentage Of Employees With Flexible Working Arrangements In Great Britain,-2005

Work And Families Bill

Women In The Labour Force

Table: Uk Working Population By Sex (%), August/september And-2005

Table: Employment Rates In The Uk By Sex And Highest Qualification (%), Spring

Women's Work

Percentages Of Women In Selected Occupations

Table: Percentages Of Women In Selected Occupations In The Uk (000 And %), And

Table: Employment By Sex And Occupation In The Uk (%),

Table: Occupational Segregation In Great Britain Among Employees And Self-employed Aged And Over (000 And %),

Table: Percentage Of Managers Who Are Women At Different Levels Of Responsibility In The Uk, And-2005

Women In Education

Table: Full-time Qualified Teachers In The Uk By Type Of School And By Sex (000),/1999-2002/2003

Women In The Police

Table: Number Of Police Officers By Rank And Sex In England And Wales, March

Women In Science, Engineering And Technology

Table: Number Of People In Science, Engineering And Technology Occupations In The Uk By Sex (000), And-2004

Figure: Number Of People In Science, Engineering And Technology Occupations In The Uk By Sex (000), And-2004

Women In Medicine

Women Working For Themselves

Part-time Work

Table: Economic Activity In The Uk By Employment Status And Sex (million And %),

Table: Weekly Hours Worked And Number Of Jobs In The Uk By Sex (mean Average Hours, And %),

Table: Economic Activity Status Of Women In The Uk By Marital Status And Age Of Youngest Dependent Child (% And Million),

Table: Reasons For Economic Inactivity In The Uk By Sex And Age (%),

Working Below Potential

Getting A Foot In The Door

Table: Methods Of Obtaining Current Job In The Uk By Sex (%),

The Pay Gap

Table: The Gender Pay Gap For Hourly Earnings In The Uk Excluding Overtime (£ And %), April And

Table: Uk Median Gross Weekly Earnings By Sex (£ Per Week), April And

Table: Average Gross Weekly Earnings Of Full-time Employees In Great Britain By Sex (£), Winter/2004

Table: Mean Hourly Earnings Of Men And Women In The Uk By Sector (£), April

Occupational Segregation

Inflexible Working Arrangements

Part-time Working

Discrimination

5. Childcare Support

Government Strategy For Childcare Provision

The Childcare Bill

Table: Use Of Childcare By Families With Babies Aged To Months In The Uk While Main Carer Is Employed Or A Full-time Student (%),/2002

Childcare Places

Table: Number Of Daycare Places For Children In England, Wales And Northern Ireland (000),

Table: All Maintained, Private, Voluntary And Independent Providers Of Nursery Places In England (000), January-2005

Table: Number Of And Year-olds Taking Up Nursery Education Places By Type Of Early-years Provider In England (000 And % Of And Year-old Population), January-2005

Childcare Costs

Table: Childcare Costs In Great Britain (£ Per Week),

Breastfeeding

Table: Estimated Incidence Of Breastfeeding In The Uk By Country (%),,, And

Other Caring Responsibilities

Table: Informal Carers In The Uk By Sex (% And),

6. Women And Money

Pensions

Table: Pension Scheme Membership By Employees In Great Britain By Sex And Age (%),/2004

Table: Median Net Individual Income In Great Britain By Lifestage And Sex (£ Per Week),/2003

Women's Pensions Campaign

The Turner Report

Women In Debt

Table: Plastic-card Holders In Great Britain By Percentage Of All Adults Over Holding Each Type Of Card By Sex, , And

Table: Average Of Cleardebt Clients' Unsecured Debts In The Uk By Sex (£),

Table: Average Indebtedness Of Men And Women Aged To Years Old (£), September-2005

Women's Confidence In Their Financial Arrangements

Table: Confidence In Ability To Make Arrangements For Own Personal Finances (% Of Respondents),

7. Women And Health

Healthy Life Expectancy

Table: Life Expectancy And Healthy Life Expectancy At Birth In The Uk By Sex (years),,,,, And

Figure: Life Expectancy And Healthy Life Expectancy At Birth In The Uk By Sex (years),, And

Table: Prevalence Of Alcohol, Drug And Cigarette Consumption In Great Britain By Sex (% Of Adults),/2004

Growing Incidence Of Cancer

Table: Standardised Incidence Rates Of Selected Cancers In Males In Great Britain (per,000 Population), , And

Table: Standardised Incidence Rates Of Selected Cancers In Females In Great Britain (per,000 Population), , And

Figure: Standardised Incidence Rates Of Selected Cancers In Females In Great Britain (per,000 Population), , And

Future Health Problems?

Conclusion

8. Women And Leisure

Time Allocation

Table: Time Spent On Main Activities In The Uk By Adults Aged And Over By Sex (hours And Minutes Per Day), /2001

Sporting Activities

Table: Women's Top Ten Sports, Games And Physical Activities (% Of Respondents†),/2003

Internet Shopping

Table: Types Of Goods And Services Bought By Adults Over The Internet In Great Britain (% Of All Adults†),/2004

9. An International Perspective

Women In The Clothing Industry

Working For Women Worldwide

The Ethical Trading Initiative

End Of The Multifibre Agreement

Women On The Worldwide Political Agenda

Women Helping Themselves

The International Council Of Women

Women In Power In Europe

Table: Comparison Of The Number Of Women Members Of Parliament In Selected Eu Countries (%),/2005

10. Pest Analysis

Political

Legislation

Public Sector Duty To Promote Gender Equality

Economic

Social

Obsession With Body Image

Technical

Use Of The Internet

How Women And Men Use The Internet: Summary Of Findings At A Glance

12. Women's Support Groups

Women Into The Network (win)

Women's Environmental Network (wen)

Prowess

Women Working Women (womenworking4women.co.uk)

Women At Work (womenatwork.co.uk)

13. The Future

Government Strategy

11. Consumer Dynamics

Overview

Table: Attitudes Towards Working Women And Related Issues (% Of Respondents),

Analysis Of Results

The Need To Work

Table: Prevalence Of Employment Among Women And The Need To Work (% Of Respondents),

Getting On At Work

Table: Women's Attitudes Towards Opportunities For Success In The Workplace Between The Sexes (% Of Respondents),

The Feminine Side Of The Workplace

Table: Women's Attitudes Towards Gender In Management And Childcare Facilities At Work (% Of Respondents),

Who's Holding The Baby?

Table: Attitudes Of Young Working Mothers (% Of Respondents),

A Girl Can't Have Too Many Shoes Pensions

Table: Women's Attitudes Towards Pension Provision And Retirement Age (% Of Respondents),

It's All A Juggling Act

Table: Attitudes Towards Work/life Balance And Free Time (% Of Respondents),

Education, Education, Education

Table: Women's Attitudes Towards Undertaking Further Training For Work (% Of Respondents),

14. Consumer Confidence

Methodology

The Willingness To Borrow

Table A: The Average Amount Consumers Are Willing To Borrow In Order To Purchase Expensive Items At Current And Constant November Prices (£ And £bn), November, February, May, August And November

The Desire To Borrow Stays Strong

Table B: The Number Of Adults Willing To Borrow In Order To Purchase Expensive Items (000 And %), November, February, May, August And November

The Willingness To Spend From Savings

Table C: The Average Amount Consumers Are Willing To Spend From Savings In Order To Purchase Expensive Items At Current And Constant November Prices (£ And £bn), November, February, May, August And November

Consumers Increasingly Cautious

Table D: The Average Amounts Adults Are Confident Spending To Purchase Expensive Items (£ And %), November, February, May, August And November

15. Further Sources

Associations

General Sources

Government Sources

General Sources

Bisnode Sources