Working with gender facts and statistics
How different are men and women's roles in American working life? Find out here!
Go to the website from the US Department of Labor and find out the following:
2) Why are such jobs attractive?
3) Can you mention some jobs which were considered non-traditional for women in 1986? What happened between 1986 and 2006?
4) How many percent of the workforce in the following occupations are female? (Make sure you know what the job titles mean.)
Quick Facts on Nontraditional Occupations for Women (US Dept. of Labor)