The Federation Council has told about the difference between the income of men and women

Russian women on average earn a third less than men. These data led the Deputy speaker of the Federation Council Galina Karelova, citing Rosstat, reports “Russian newspaper”.


So, the salary of women is only 72% of men’s wages. However, there are exceptions.


So, in the Crimean Federal district women and men earn about the same.


According to statistics, in some of the activities of the wages of the sexes do not differ. Thus, in the production of leather, leather products and footwear manufacturing wages of men and women almost equal.


And the income of women working in “science and technology” exceeds by 19% the income of men.

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