United States: What do you think are the most important issues facing working women in this country today?
(by gender)
Most important issues facing working women in the U.S. 2014, by gender
This statistic shows the results of a survey among U.S. adults by gender on issues facing working women in the United States in September 2014. During the survey, 3 percent of men were of the opinion that access to childcare or better childcare is the most important issue facing working women and 41 percent of women were of the opinion that equal pay or fair pay is the most important issue facing working women in the U.S. today.
United States: What do you think are the most important issues facing working women in this country today?
(by gender)
MenWomen
Equal pay / fair pay37%41%
Equal opportunity for promotion, advancement/no gender discrimination21%20%
Jobs/unemployment/availability of jobs8%8%
Sexual harassment / better treatment, more respect in workplace9%7%
Access to childcare / better childcare3%10%
Balancing work and home life3%9%
Healthcare3%7%
Maternity leave/family leave/ time off for family matters3%3%
Abortion/access to contraception2%2%
The economy (non-specific)2%2%
Education/access to education1%1%
Other6%5%
No opinion20%12%
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Most important issues facing working women in the U.S. 2014, by gender
This statistic shows the results of a survey among U.S. adults by gender on issues facing working women in the United States in September 2014. During the survey, 3 percent of men were of the opinion that access to childcare or better childcare is the most important issue facing working women and 41 percent of women were of the opinion that equal pay or fair pay is the most important issue facing working women in the U.S. today.
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