Occupational distribution of female workforce in Tanzania
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Published by Women"s Research and Documentation Project in Dar es Salaam .
Written in English



  • Tanzania.


  • Women employees -- Tanzania.,
  • Women -- Employment -- Tanzania.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Grace Sunny.
SeriesOccasional paper / Women"s Research and Documentation Project ;, no. 2
ContributionsWomen Research and Documentation Project.
LC ClassificationsHD6211.3 .S86 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 25 p. ;
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1698693M
LC Control Number91980328

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  Women in the Labor Force: A Databook. U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics February Report (PDF, 77 printed pages, K) Links to PDF files of individual sections and tables from the report are listed below. Women are almost half of the workforce still they earn less than men workers in almost every single occupation. According to researchers, occupational segregation due to gender and few other factors, play the major role in pay equity at workplace.   In , percent of the workforce in India were employed in agriculture, while the other half was almost evenly distributed among the two other sectors, industry and services. First, women became much more likely to pursue higher levels of education: the proportion of women ages 25 to 64 in the labor force who held a college degree nearly quadrupled from to , whereas the proportion of men with a college degree about doubled over that time. Women also have become more likely to work full time and year round.