Mind the Gap, especially for Women in Tech

Updated: Oct 31, 2019


Automation could replace 11% of the female workforce (who tend to perform more routine tasks), compared to 9% of the male workforce, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF)

A technological revolution and major demographic trends are reshaping labor markets around the world as the “future of work” unfolds. How we work, the nature of jobs and the value of certain skills are rapidly evolving. These changes are predicted to accelerate in the years ahead and will have profound implications for gender equality in the workplace. Here are a few indicators illustrating how future trends will impact women in the workforce:

  • · In OECD countries, automation could replace 11% of the female workforce (who tend to perform more routine tasks), compared to 9% of the male workforce, according to the Internat