EU Sources - Gender gap at managerial level - March 31, 2017

According to a report on the number of female managers in the EU by the European Union's statistical office, Latvia came in first place with more than 50 percent women-managers, while in Bulgaria and Poland about 44 percent of managerial roles are held by women. Rounding out the top ten of 28 EU countries and all with at least 40 percent of women-managers were Ireland, Estonia, Lithuania, Hungary, Romania, France and Sweden. At the bottom of the ranking, all with less than a quarter female representation in managerial positions, were Germany, Italy, Cyprus, Belgium, Austria and Luxembourg, while the EU average was 35 percent. At the top of the pay gap between male and female managers was Romania, with just a five percent difference, followed by Slovenia (12.4%), Belgium (13.6%) and Bulgaria (15.0%).

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