AMP.NATSEM Income and Wealth Report Issue 22 - She Works Hard for the Money
- Published: April 2009
- Authors: R Cassells, Riyana Miranti, Binod Nepal and Robert Tanton
- Research Area: Women, Children and Families, Wealth and Superannuation, Social Inclusion and Wellbeing, Labour Economics and Gender Equality
- Comments: AMP.NATSEM Income and Wealth Report Issue 22
- Keywords: AMP, Australia, gender wage gap, income and workers
The gender divide in Australia has narrowed over the past 20 years but there is much more to be done as a man still has the potential to earn $2.4 million over a lifetime compared to a woman who earns nearly $1 million less. The report focuses on women today and how their social and economic status has changed and evolved over time, and what differences can be seen between them and their male counterparts.