Female role share in movies from 1995 to 2015, by credited profession

Share of movie characters played by women between 1995 to 2015, by profession listed in credits

Female role share in movies from 1995 to 2015, by credited profession The statistic shows the share of movie characters played by women between 1995 and 2015, broken down by profession listed in credits. The source found that in the measured period, 57 percent of roles credited as 'teacher' were played by women. At the same time ten percent of 'soldier' characters were female.
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Share of movie characters played by women between 1995 to 2015, by profession listed in credits

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Nurse89%
Secretary81%
Teacher57%
Waitress53%
Cashier47%
Aide44%
"Sales"40%
Clerk31%
Executive28%
Scientist25%
Narrator25%
"Business"24%
Bartender19%
Secretary (cabinet-level)15%
Lawyer/attorney13%
Official11%
Doctor10%
Police10%
Officer7%
Engineer5%
President5%
Soldier3%
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Nurse89%
Secretary81%
Teacher57%
Waitress53%
Cashier47%
Aide44%
"Sales"40%
Clerk31%
Executive28%
Scientist25%
Narrator25%
"Business"24%
Bartender19%
Secretary (cabinet-level)15%
Lawyer/attorney13%
Official11%
Doctor10%
Police10%
Officer7%
Engineer5%
President5%
Soldier3%
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The statistic shows the share of movie characters played by women between 1995 and 2015, broken down by profession listed in credits. The source found that in the measured period, 57 percent of roles credited as 'teacher' were played by women. At the same time ten percent of 'soldier' characters were female.
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