Data on the gender wage gap, women’s median earnings, men’s median earnings, and the industries and occupations with the smallest and largest gender wage gaps come from the Census Bureau’s 2018 American Community Survey (ACS). The gender wage gap is defined as the ratio of full-time working women’s annual earnings to full-time working men’s annual earnings. Industries and occupations with the smallest and largest gender wage gaps are also identified using the ratio of full-time working women’s annual earnings to full-time working men’s annual earnings.
The U.S. Supreme Court heard 80 minutes of arguments Tuesday over the validity of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program created by executive order under former president Barack Obama.
The Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board (FRTIB) is reconsidering its plan to shift $50 billion in U.S. government employees’ retirement savings into a fund that includes Chinese government-owned companies, but a bipartisan group of U.S. Senators wants to forbid such an option from ever being considered again.
Ritual considered many factors related to residents’ health care, including the rate of physical activity, the rate of depression, the availability of health care and social assistance facilities, smoking habits, binge drinking habits, and the percentage of the population that reports being in very good or excellent health. Cities in the West, especially in California, are rated very highly in these areas, while those in the South and the Great Lakes region score lower.