Working Women Market Report 2009


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15 Chapters

Table of Contents

The table of contents below is for Working Women 2009

Executive Summary

1. Introduction

Report Focus

Definition

2. Strategic Overview

Demographic Trends

The Total Population

Table.1: Uk Resident Population Estimates By Sex (000), Mid-years-2008

The Female Population

Table.2: Estimated Age Distribution Of The Uk Female Resident Population By Age Last Birthday (000), Mid-years-2008

Figure.1: Estimated Age Distribution Of The Uk Female Resident Population By Age Last Birthday (000), Mid-years-2008

Average Age At First Marriage

Table.3: Mean Age Of First Marriage In England And Wales By Sex (years),-2007

Figure.2: Mean Age Of First Marriage In England And Wales By Sex (years),-2007

Family Formation

Table.4: Mean Age Of Mother At Birth Of First Child In England And Wales (years),-2007

Economic Trends

Gross Domestic Product

Table.5: Uk Gross Domestic Product At Current Prices And Annual Chain-linked Prices (£m),-2008

Household Disposable Income

Table.6: Uk Gross Household Disposable Income Per Capita At Current Prices (£),-2008

Unemployment

Table.7: Actual Number Of Unemployed Persons In The Uk (000),-2008

3. Women And Education

Key Stages To

Table.1: Pupils In England Reaching Or Exceeding Expected Standards By Key Stage And Sex (%),

Further And Higher Education

Table.2: Proportion Of To Year-olds In Education Or Training In England By Sex (%),-2006

Table.3: Uk Students In Further And Higher Education By Type Of Course And Sex (000),/2006

Table.4: Uk First Degree Qualifications Attained† By Sex And Class Of Qualification (%),/2006

Government Strategy

Attitudes Towards Qualifications And Courses

Table.5: Women's Attitudes Towards Education (% Of Female Respondents), February

4. Women And Employment

Women In The Labour Force

Table.1: Uk Employment Rates By Sex (%), ,,, And-2008

Figure.1: Uk Employment Rates By Sex (%), ,,, And-2008

Employment By Educational Qualification

Table.2: Uk Employment Rates By Sex And Highest Qualification (%),

Full- And Part-time Work

Table.3: The Economically Active In The Uk By Employment Status And Sex (million), And

Hours Worked

Table.4: Uk Distribution Of Usual Weekly Hours Of Work Of Full-time Employees By Sex (%),

Table.5: Mean Weekly Paid Hours Of Work Of Full-time And Part-time Employees By Sex, April

Flexible Working

Table.6: Uk Employees With Flexible Working Patterns By Sex And Type Of Employment (%),

Unemployment

Table.7: Uk Unemployment Rates By Sex (%), ,,,, And, And-2008

Figure.2: Uk Unemployment Rates By Sex (%), ,,,, And, And-2008

Table.8: Uk Duration Of Unemployment By Sex And Age (% Of Unemployed Adults And),

Economic Inactivity

Table.9: Uk Economic Inactivity Rates By Sex (%), ,,,, And, And-2008

Table.10: Reasons For Economic Inactivity In The Uk By Sex (%),

Earnings And The Pay Gap

Table.11: The Gender Pay Gap For Hourly Earnings (%),-2008

Occupations

Table.12: All In Employment In The Uk By Sex And Occupation (million And %),

Figure.3: All In Employment In The Uk By Sex And Occupation (million),

Female Entrepreneurs

Government Strategy

Maternity Leave

Flexible Working

Pension Age Changes

Equality Bill

Attitudes Towards Work

Table.13: Women's Attitudes Towards Work (% Of Female Respondents), February

5. Childcare Support

Number Of Childcare Places

Table.1: Number Of Registered Childcare Providers And Places In England And Wales By Type Of Childcare (000),

Use Of Formal And Informal Childcare

Table.2: Childcare Arrangements In Great Britain For Children With Working Mothers By Family Characteristics And Age Of Child (%),

Types Of Formal Childcare Used

Table.3: Children Aged To Years Enrolled With Childcare Settings In England By Type Of Setting (000), And

Costs Of Childcare

Table.4: Average Childcare Costs In England, Scotland And Wales By Type Of Childcare (£ Per Week),

Breastfeeding

Table.5: Incidence Of Breastfeeding In The Uk By Country (%),,, And

Government Strategy

10-year Childcare Strategy

Extended Schools

Mothers' Attitudes Towards Work

Table.6: Mothers' Attitudes Towards Work (% Of Female Respondents — Mothers Only), February

6. Women And Money

Pensions

Table.1: Current Pension-scheme Membership In Great Britain By Age And Sex (%),

Retirement Income

Table.2: Attitudes Towards Sufficiency Of Retirement Income By Sex (% Of Retired Respondents), July/august

Credit Cards

Table.3: Number Of Credit Cards Held By Sex (% Of Respondents), April-march

Table.4: Average Monthly Expenditure On Credit Cards By Sex (% Of Respondents), April-march

Table.5: Men And Women's Habits Regarding Settlement Of Credit-card Balance — Minimum, Partial Or Full Payment (% Of Respondents), April-march

Loans

Table.6: Ownership Of Loans Other Than A Mortgage By Sex (% Of Respondents), April-march

Table.7: Value Of Loans Taken Out By Sex (% Of Respondents), April-march

Table.8: Purpose Of Loans Taken Out By Sex (% Of Respondents), April-march

Donating To Charity

Table.9: Male And Female Consumers Who Donate To Charity (% Of Respondents), July

Mortgages

Table.10: Ownership Of A Mortgage By Sex (% Of Respondents), April-march

Table.11: Person Whose Name The Mortgage Is In By Sex (% Of Respondents), April-march

Habits And Attitudes Regarding Finances

Table.12: Women's Habits And Attitudes Regarding Finances (% Of Female Respondents), February

7. Women And Health

Life And Health Expectancy

Table.1: Uk Life Expectancy, Healthy Life Expectancy And Disability-free Life Expectancy By Sex (years),-2006

General Health

Table.2: Self-reported General Health In Great Britain By Sex And Age (%),

Waist Sizes

Table.3: Proportion Of Adults In England With A Raised Waist Circumference By Age And Sex (%), And

Physical Activity

Table.4: Proportion Of Adults In England Achieving The Recommended Level Of Physical Activity By Age And Sex (%),

Dieting

Table.5: Attitudes Towards Slimming And Weight Loss By Sex (% Of All Respondents And % Of Those Who Diet/try To Lose Weight), August

Consumption Of Fruit And Vegetables

Table.6: Number Of Portions Of Fruit And Vegetables Consumed Per Day By Adults In England By Age And Sex (% Of Adults),

Alcohol Consumption

Table.7: Maximum Drunk By Adults In Great Britain On Any One Day In The Past Week By Sex And Age (% Of Adults),

Smoking

Table.8: Prevalence Of Cigarette Smoking Among Adults In Great Britain By Sex (%),/1999-2007

Cancer

Table.9: Uk Standardised Incidence Rates Of Major Cancers For Women (rate Per,000 Of The Population),-2004

8. Women And Leisure

Time Allocation

Table.1: Average Time Spent Per Day By Adults In Great Britain On Main Activities By Sex (hours And Minutes),

Socialising

Table.2: Amount Of Time Spent With Friends And Family By Adults In Great Britain By Sex (% Of Adults),

Table.3: Regularity Of Sharing Emotional Support Or `catching Up' With Close Friends Or Relatives By Adults In Great Britain By Sex And Mode Of Contact (% Of Adults),

Leisure Activities

Table.4: Weekly Participation In Selected Leisure Activities By Sex (% Of Respondents), September

Eating Out

Table.5: Those Who Had Visited A Restaurant In The Past Months By Sex (%), April-march

Table.6: Frequency Of Eating In A Restaurant By Sex (%), April-march

Holidays

Table.7: Number Of Holidays/short Breaks Taken In The Past Months By Sex (%), April-march

The Internet

Internet Access

Table.8: Internet Connections In The Home By Sex (% Of Respondents), October

Internet Usage

Table.9: Frequency Of Internet Usage By Sex (% Of Respondents Who Had Used The Internet In The Past Months),

9. An International Perspective

The Global Gender Gap

Table.1: Top Countries In The Global Gender Gap Index Rankings By Overall Score,

Female Employment

Table.2: Female Employment Rates In Selected European Countries, The Us And Japan (%),-2008

10. Pest Analysis

Political Factors

Equality Bill

Women And Work Commission

Enterprise Strategy

Economic Factors

Economic Contribution Of Female Entrepreneurs

Economic Challenges Of An Ageing Population

Table.1: Uk Projected Dependants Of Pension Age Per,000 Persons Of Working Age (number), Mid-years-2013

Social Factors

Technological Factors

11. Consumer Dynamics

Overview

Table.1: Women's Attitudes Towards Education, Work And Finances (% Of All Female Respondents And % Of Mothers Only), February

Women's Attitudes Towards Education

"i Would Like To Do A Course/obtain A Qualification To Further My Career"

Table.2: Interest Among Women In Doing A Course Or Obtaining A Qualification For Career Advancement (% Of Female Respondents), February

"i Would Like To Do A Course/obtain A Qualification For Fun"

Table.3: Interest Among Women In Doing A Course Or Obtaining A Qualification For Fun (% Of Female Respondents), February

Women's Attitudes Towards Work

"my Work Is A Career Rather Than Just A Job To Earn Money"

Table.4: Women Who Regard Their Work As A Career Rather Than Just A Job To Earn Money (% Of Female Respondents), February

"i Find My Job Fulfilling"

Table.5: Women Who Find Their Job Fulfilling (% Of Female Respondents), February

"i Would Work Part Time If I Could Afford To"

Table.6: Women Who Would Work Part Time If They Could Afford To (% Of Female Respondents), February

"i Have A Good Work-life Balance"

Table.7: Women Who Believe They Have A Good Work-life Balance (% Of Female Respondents), February

"i Worry About Work In My Spare Time"

Table.8: Women Who Worry About Work In Their Spare Time (% Of Female Respondents), February

"i Think I Am Treated Equally To My Male Colleagues"

Table.9: Women Who Think They Are Treated Equally To Their Male Colleagues (% Of Female Respondents), February

"i Am Willing To Make Social/family Sacrifices To Get To The Top"

Table.10: Willingness Among Women To Make Social Or Family Sacrifices To Get To The Top (% Of Female Respondents), February

"i Am Worried About The Security Of My Current Job"

Table.11: Women Who Are Worried About The Security Of Their Current Job (% Of Female Respondents), February

Women's Habits And Attitudes Regarding Finances

"i Budget For Household Expenditure"

Table.12: Women Who Budget For Household Expenditure (% Of Female Respondents), February

"i Manage The Household Finances Myself"

Table.13: Responsibility For Managing Household Finances — Women Who Do So Themselves (% Of Female Respondents), February

"my Partner Manages The Household Finances"

Table.14: Responsibility For Managing Household Finances — Women Whose Partner Does So (% Of Female Respondents), February

"my Partner And I Manage The Household Finances"

Table.15: Responsibility For Managing Household Finances — Women Who Do So With Their Partner (% Of Female Respondents), February

"i Am Concerned About My Long-term Financial Stability"

Table.16: Concern Among Women Over Their Long-term Financial Stability (% Of Female Respondents), February

Mothers' Attitudes Towards Work

"i Have Had To Return To Work After Having Children, For Financial Reasons"

Table.17: Mothers Who Have Had To Return To Work After Having Children, For Financial Reasons (% Of Female Respondents — Mothers Only), February

"i Would Be A Full-time Stay-at-home Mum If I Could Afford To"

Table.18: Mothers' Attitudes Towards Being A Full-time `stay-at-home Mum' (% Of Female Respondents — Mothers Only), February

"the Cost Of Childcare Has Made It Not Worth Returning To Work"

Table.19: Mothers For Whom The Cost Of Childcare Has Meant That It Is Not Worth Returning To Work (% Of Female Respondents — Mothers Only), February

"i Struggle To Balance Work And Family Life"

Table.20: Mothers Who Claim To Be Struggling To Balance Work And Family Life (% Of Female Respondents — Mothers Only), February

12. Working Women's Support Groups

British Association Of Women Entrepreneurs

Everywoman

Mother At Work

Prowess

Women At Work

Women And Manual Trade

Women Into The Network

Women Into Science, Engineering And Construction

Women Unlimited

13. The Future

Demographic Forecasts

Table.1: Estimated And Projected Uk Resident Population By Sex And Age Last Birthday (000), Mid-years,,, And

Figure.1: Estimated And Projected Age Distribution Of The Uk Female Resident Population By Age Last Birthday (000), Mid-years,,, And

14. Further Sources

Publications

General Sources

Government Publications

Other Sources

Key Note Sources

Other Reports