Research report 109: the gender pay gap

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First published: 15 Aug 2017

the gender pay gap

This research report looks into the gender pay gap in Britain, defined as the difference in average hourly pay between men and women. It explores:

  • the size of the gender page gap
  • the features of the gap and how it varies by characteristics
  • the key causes of the gap

Recommendations for what needs to change to tackle the gender pay gap can be found in our report: Fair opportunities for all: A strategy for reducing pay gaps in Britain.

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