Gender equality and the workplace

Find out what workplace gender equality is, how it affects all of us, and how we can make workplaces better for everyone.

Scorecard

These are the current statistics in Australia today for workplace equality. Uncover more using the WGEA Gender Equality Scorecard ⬈.
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22.8%
is the current Gender Pay Gap
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19.4%
of CEO's in Australia are women
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78.6%
of employers support flexible work

What you need to know

Equal opportunities and outcomes for all workers.

The difference between the average earnings of men and women in the workforce.

When men and women are paid the same for doing the same work - a legal requirement in Australia.

Compare employers

Use our data to find out how your employer rates on gender equality measures.

Find out which Australian employers are taking positive actions on gender equality.