Percent of women directorships in global top mining industry 2013

Share of directorships held by females in the mining industry worldwide in 2013*

by Statista Research Department, last edited Feb 28, 2014
Percent of women directorships in global top mining industry 2013 This statistic displays the percentage of directorships in the global mining industry in the top 500 listed mining companies that are held by females in 2013. At this time, four percent of executive directorships in the top 100 companies are held by women. The mining industry holds one of the smallest shares of women on boards in comparison to other industries, with the exception of oil and gas. Arguments behind the lack of women in this industry often list inhospitable locations, too much travel, lack of women with technical skills, and cultural and health and safety issues.
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Share of directorships held by females in the mining industry worldwide in 2013*

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Top 100100 to 500Top 500 combined
Executive4%3.9%4%
Non-executive12.5%6.9%8.4%
Total10.3%6.1%7.2%
Top 100100 to 500Top 500 combined
Executive4%3.9%4%
Non-executive12.5%6.9%8.4%
Total10.3%6.1%7.2%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Feb 28, 2014
This statistic displays the percentage of directorships in the global mining industry in the top 500 listed mining companies that are held by females in 2013. At this time, four percent of executive directorships in the top 100 companies are held by women. The mining industry holds one of the smallest shares of women on boards in comparison to other industries, with the exception of oil and gas. Arguments behind the lack of women in this industry often list inhospitable locations, too much travel, lack of women with technical skills, and cultural and health and safety issues.
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