Progress toward sex equality in america has slowed or stalled

Progress toward sex equality in america has slowed or stalled

Analysis of Segregation of Occupations.

To look at styles in work-related sex segregation, we utilize information from IPUMS decennial Census examples, and United states Community Survey (ACS) examples. For Census and ACS examples, IPUMS offers a harmonized career adjustable, OCC1990, which reflects a modified type of the Census Bureau’s three-digit (detailed) work-related category scheme. Because some vocations in this scheme failed to occur as category opportunities for many specific years, and now we wished to calculate indices of segregation over constant groups for every 12 months, we collapsed OCC1990 into Weeden and Grusky’s 82-category microclass that is occupational (ref. 35, especially table A2). Continue reading “Progress toward sex equality in america has slowed or stalled”