Greek women earn 12.5% less than men, Eurostat data reveals

8 March 2018
956 Views

Female employees in Greece earn 12.5% less pay on average, compared to men, according to Eurostat data published in 2014 on occasion of World Women’s Day. However, the indicator showed a decrease compared to 2010, where the deviation of work pay between the two sexes stood at 15%.

On an EU level, the gender pay gap narrowed slightly by 0.6 percentage points from 16.8% in 2011 to 16.2% in 2016. Overall in the EU, the gender pay gap was less than 10% in Romania (5.2%), Italy (5.3%), Luxembourg (5.5%), Belgium (6.1% ), Poland (7.2%) and Slovenia (7.8%) and Croatia (8.7%), based on 2014 figures.

In contrast, the gender pay gap was over 20% in Estonia (25.3%), the Czech Republic (21.8%), Germany (21.5%), the United Kingdom (21.0% ) and Austria (20.1%).

You may be interested

Greece: 7,000 applications for adult movies
GREECE
shares22 views
GREECE
shares22 views

Greece: 7,000 applications for adult movies

Panos - Jun 23, 2021

After the first casting of the newly formed production company SugarBabes.tv in September 2019 and the endless queues of about…

Menendez Bill passed unanimously & goes to Senate for approval
DEFENCE
shares13 views
DEFENCE
shares13 views

Menendez Bill passed unanimously & goes to Senate for approval

Panos - Jun 23, 2021

The new bill on US-Greek defense cooperation was approved by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee with universal support. Now the…

Signatures for Line 4 of the Metro – Mitsotakis: The country is turning the page (videos)
FINANCE
shares18 views
FINANCE
shares18 views

Signatures for Line 4 of the Metro – Mitsotakis: The country is turning the page (videos)

Panos - Jun 23, 2021

The signatures for the biggest construction project that is taking place after Attiki Odos, fell tonight in Galatsi, where in…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.