Women on Fortune 500 boards from 2009 to 2017

Percentage of new women directors on Fortune 500 boards from 2009 to 2017

by Erin Duffin, last edited Apr 29, 2019
Women on Fortune 500 boards from 2009 to 2017 This graph shows the share of women in newly appointed board members of Fortune 500 companies from 2009 to 2017. In 2017, there were 358 new board members appointed in Fortune 500 companies. Women accounted for 38.2 percent of those new directors in 2017.
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Percentage of new women directors on Fortune 500 boards from 2009 to 2017

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Percentage of new women directors
201738.2%
201627.8%
201529.8%
201429.2%
201325.9%
201222.8%
201121.7%
201019.4%
200918%
Percentage of new women directors
201738.2%
201627.8%
201529.8%
201429.2%
201325.9%
201222.8%
201121.7%
201019.4%
200918%
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by Erin Duffin, last edited Apr 29, 2019
This graph shows the share of women in newly appointed board members of Fortune 500 companies from 2009 to 2017. In 2017, there were 358 new board members appointed in Fortune 500 companies. Women accounted for 38.2 percent of those new directors in 2017.
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