Women gain in historic job shift

Women are on the verge of outnumbering men in the workforce for the first time, a historic reversal caused by long-term changes in women’s roles and massive job losses for men during this recession.

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Women held 49.83 percent of the nation’s 132 million jobs in June and they’re gaining the vast majority of jobs in the few sectors of the economy that are growing, according to the most recent numbers available from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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One Response to “Women gain in historic job shift”

  1. Julie Metzger Says:

    Always interesting to hear information like this. As a very busy mom, professional, and student I don’t always take the time out to read, but I am always checking out your site and reading my Linked in updates, so thanks so much for taking the time to post this.

    Best regards,

    Julie

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