FEMINIZATION OF POVERTY
<ul><li>2/3 of those who are poor are female. </li></ul><ul><li>Women are responsible for 2/3 of all working hours in the ...
<ul><li>White Family Income $45,572 </li></ul><ul><li>Hispanic Family Income $32,997 </li></ul><ul><li>Black Family Income...
<ul><li>White Female Head - of- Household Income   $19,547 </li></ul><ul><li>Hispanic Female Head - of- Household Income  ...
<ul><li>White, Male HOH 5.8% are poor </li></ul><ul><li>White, Female HOH 30.6% are poor </li></ul><ul><li>Black, Male HOH...
<ul><li>Female HOH   34% are poor </li></ul><ul><li>Married Couples   6.5% are poor </li></ul><ul><li>Male  HOH   7% are p...
<ul><li>In the first year after divorce, a male’s standard - of - living increases 42% while a female’s decreases 73%. </l...
<ul><li>In 1939, American working women earned .63 for every $1.00 earned by a man.  Today this is .75 for every $1.00.  <...
<ul><li>Average income of female with college degree = Average income of male with high school diploma </li></ul>
<ul><li>52% of female college grads earn    <$20,000/year </li></ul><ul><li>25% of male college grads earn  <$20,000/year....
<ul><li>12% of Female college grads earn  >$30,000/year </li></ul><ul><li>41% of Male college grads earn  >$30,000/year   ...
<ul><li>Each year of job experience adds .07 to Female income and .24 to male income. </li></ul>
<ul><li>Among the 500 largest companies in the US, 98% of the senior managers are white males.  The top 1000 companies hav...
<ul><li>As of 2006, 1,884 people have been US Senators.  </li></ul><ul><li>33 have been woman. </li></ul>
<ul><li>As of 2006, 9,000 people have served as US Representatives. </li></ul><ul><li>229 were women.   </li></ul>
<ul><li>Median Income for Males  $33,459 </li></ul><ul><li>Median Income for Females  $22,472 </li></ul>
<ul><li>A white male with a college degree earns an avg. of $66,000/year </li></ul><ul><li>Hispanic college educated men e...
<ul><li>Black college educated women earn an avg. of $41,000 (they are more likely to work 2 jobs or work more overtime) <...
<ul><li>Overall, a man with a college degree earns $63,000 compared to a woman with $38,000 </li></ul>
<ul><li>Regardless of race or gender, a person with a college degree earns a yearly avg. of $51,000.  Those with a high sc...
<ul><li>40% of children who live with a female head-of household live in poverty compared to 9% who live with a married co...
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  1. 1. FEMINIZATION OF POVERTY
  2. 2. <ul><li>2/3 of those who are poor are female. </li></ul><ul><li>Women are responsible for 2/3 of all working hours in the world. </li></ul><ul><li>Women receive 10% of the world’s income. </li></ul><ul><li>Women own <1% of the world’s property. </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>White Family Income $45,572 </li></ul><ul><li>Hispanic Family Income $32,997 </li></ul><ul><li>Black Family Income $29,689 </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>White Female Head - of- Household Income $19,547 </li></ul><ul><li>Hispanic Female Head - of- Household Income $9,805 </li></ul><ul><li>Black Female Head - of - Household Income $11,414 </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>White, Male HOH 5.8% are poor </li></ul><ul><li>White, Female HOH 30.6% are poor </li></ul><ul><li>Black, Male HOH 12.5% are poor </li></ul><ul><li>Black, Female HOH 53.8% are poor </li></ul><ul><li>Hispanic, Male HOH 16.7% are poor </li></ul><ul><li>Hispanic, Female HOH 52.9% are poor </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Female HOH 34% are poor </li></ul><ul><li>Married Couples 6.5% are poor </li></ul><ul><li>Male HOH 7% are poor </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>In the first year after divorce, a male’s standard - of - living increases 42% while a female’s decreases 73%. </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>In 1939, American working women earned .63 for every $1.00 earned by a man. Today this is .75 for every $1.00. </li></ul><ul><li>Professional women earn .61 for every $1.00 earned by men. </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Average income of female with college degree = Average income of male with high school diploma </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>52% of female college grads earn <$20,000/year </li></ul><ul><li>25% of male college grads earn <$20,000/year. </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>12% of Female college grads earn >$30,000/year </li></ul><ul><li>41% of Male college grads earn >$30,000/year </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>Each year of job experience adds .07 to Female income and .24 to male income. </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>Among the 500 largest companies in the US, 98% of the senior managers are white males. The top 1000 companies have a grand total of 14 Female CEOs </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>As of 2006, 1,884 people have been US Senators. </li></ul><ul><li>33 have been woman. </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>As of 2006, 9,000 people have served as US Representatives. </li></ul><ul><li>229 were women. </li></ul>
  16. 16. <ul><li>Median Income for Males $33,459 </li></ul><ul><li>Median Income for Females $22,472 </li></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>A white male with a college degree earns an avg. of $66,000/year </li></ul><ul><li>Hispanic college educated men earn an avg. of $49,000 </li></ul><ul><li>Black college educated men earn an avg. of $45,500 </li></ul>
  18. 18. <ul><li>Black college educated women earn an avg. of $41,000 (they are more likely to work 2 jobs or work more overtime) </li></ul><ul><li>Hispanic college educated women earn an avg. of $37,500 </li></ul><ul><li>A white female with a college degree earns an avg. of $37,000 </li></ul>
  19. 19. <ul><li>Overall, a man with a college degree earns $63,000 compared to a woman with $38,000 </li></ul>
  20. 20. <ul><li>Regardless of race or gender, a person with a college degree earns a yearly avg. of $51,000. Those with a high school diploma earn $28,000. </li></ul>
  21. 21. <ul><li>40% of children who live with a female head-of household live in poverty compared to 9% who live with a married couple </li></ul>

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