The life of women and men in Europe
2018.03.23 149There are large differences between the lives of women and men in Europe, but there are also similarities. This digital publication The life of women and men in Europe – a statistical portrait aims at comparing women and men in their daily lives. It also shows how similar or different the everyday life of women and men is in European countries.
How long it takes to close gender gap? Global Gender Parity (profile of the Republic of Moldova)
2018.03.13 141After a decade of slow but steady progress, the parity between sexes came to a halt in 2017. A total of 68% of the world’s gender gap is now closed, with the reversal driven by declining gender equality in the workplace and political representation.
International Women's Day
2018.03.06 87On the occasion of the International Women's Day, the National Bureau of Statistics publishes the Women's and Men's Statistical Portrait in the Republic of Moldova. The main findings show that although women have a higher level of education, women opt for higher education, they have lower employment rate than men, they earn lower wages and are under-represented at decision-making level.
Equal Pay Day
2018.02.21 164Today we mark the "Equal Pay Day", a symbolic date that means the number of additional days a woman needs to work to earn a income equivalent to a man's previous year's income: the difference is 52 days, the date of February 21 corresponding to the 52nd day of the year.