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State Of the American Woman: Visual Aid

In Life!, Work Series on October 28, 2009 at 10:26 am

Here are some of the stats and charts that the magazine article had that was pretty helpful, I picked some of the questions I thought were particularly interesting:

There would be fewer problems in the world if women were more equal in government and business

Women

Pie Chart of Female Responses

Disagree: 26%
Agree: 69%

Men

Pie Chart of Male Responses

Disagree: 36%

Agree: 54%

*Don’t know” and refused to answer
were not included


Men resent women who have more power than they do

Women

Men

Finally, In households where both partners have jobs, women take on more responsibilities for the home and family than their male partners do:

STRONGLY AGREE………………………………
Men

28% of the Males Strongly Agreed

Women

55% of the Females Strongly Agreed

Further Breakdown:

Women 65 and older………55%

Latino………54%

Black…………52%

White………….38%

Men 65 and older……..31%

According to the article:
The Abt SRBI poll of 3,413 adults (1,599 men and 1,814 women) was conducted by telephone between Aug. 31-Sept. 15

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