Black & Minority Ethnic Women in the UK

Black & Minority Ethnic Women in the UK

Availibility: Available
Creator: Fawcett
Area of focus: Gender and nationality
Content Warning Types: Unknown
Format of resource: Magazine
ISBN: 0901890324 (on goodreads)
and on amazon

Description:

There are approximately 2.3 million Black and Minority Ethnic women in the UK, making up just under 4% of the total population of the UK, and around 8% of women. Using a range of indicators ranging from educational attainment to laour market participation, from pension coverage to experience of the criminal justice system this report draws a picture of the contemporary social, economic and political status of Black and Minority Ethnic women. In so doing, this report is unique in bringing together the most recent available data on this 2.3 million strong population and reflecting on both commonalties in, and diversity of, the experience of BME women in the UK today.