“womens-rights” Charts

Women Under-Represented in Media »

Women are still grossly under-represented in media. The chart above shows the distribution of bylines for print journalists from January…

The Media Consortium
by: The Media Consortium
views: 1277
Score: 12

Men Know Best When It Comes to Abortions »

Abortion-restriction laws have swept through state legislatures since 2010. All chambers have been Republican-controlled, except in Rhode Island. Women make…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 331
Score: 11

#HeforShe: Honor Killing is a Human Rights Crisis »

This is a human rights crisis, not a "cultural issue." 43% of Afghanistan's honor killings in the past two years…

Kathleen Reynolds
by: Kathleen Reynolds
views: 112
Score: 6

Greater Abortion Restrictions = More Deaths (3500% More) »

Abortion-related deaths are exponentially more common in nations with the most restrictive abortion laws. Compared to less restrictive nations, over…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 295
Score: 5

Pimp-Controlled Prostitution: Venue or Industry »

Prostitution occurs in many unregulated and few regulated ways in the United States. These are some of the more common…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 104
Score: 2

It's a TRAP! Abortion Restrictions Are Killer »

Legal-abortion is one of the safest medical procedures. Unsafe-abortions, however, are a leading cause of maternal-mortality, and primarily prevented through…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 172
Score: 2

When is Abortion Acceptable? By Country »

While some form of abortion is legal in most parts of the globe, laws vary greatly on the grounds in…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 209
Score: 2

North Carolina Voter Laws Discriminate Against Women »

Many proponents of Voter ID laws correctly assert that an ID requirement won't hurt many voters. However, it WILL disproportionately…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 87
Score: 2

Women In The Catholic Church: the Will of God, or of Man? »

"The Church has no authority... to confer priestly ordination on women" (Pope John Paul II--Ordinatio-Sacerdotalis), referencing Jesus' selection of only…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 107
Score: 2

Declining Rates of Sexual Violence Against Women »

Sexual violence includes either completed, attempted, or threatened rape or sexual assault. These rates are declining for women aged 12…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 352
Score: 2

Fewer Sexual Harassment Charges Being Filed »

The number of sexual harassment charges decreased by 28% from 1997 (15,889 charges) to 2011 (11,364 charges). In 2008, the…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 110
Score: 2

Women in Congress Trends »

Since 1979, women have made significant gains in Congress. Women went from making up 3 percent of Congress in 1979…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 42
Score: 2

Voter Turnout in Non-Presidential Elections By Gender »

Since 1986, women have had higher voter turnout rates than men at non-presidential elections. Despite higher turnouts rates, women still…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 31
Score: 2

Voter Turnout Rates For Presidential Elections By Gender »

Since 1980, women have had higher voter turnout rates than men for presidential elections. The proportion of eligible female voters…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 30
Score: 2

More Women CEOs, But Still Not Enough »

There are currently 21 women CEOs running Fortune 500 companies in the United States. This is much better than the…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 86
Score: 2

Bringing Home the Bacon »

Possibly due to the recent economic recession, "breadwinner moms" have increased significantly since 1960. In these households with children, women…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 32
Score: 2

Where Are The Women? »

In women's representation in legislatures, the United States lags behind many developed and developing nations. The US even lags behind…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 14
Score: 2

Dealing With Sexual Assault in the Military »

Of the recent 26,000 cases of sexual assault in the military, only a fraction were actually reported to authorities and…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 25
Score: 2

Mothers and Children At Risk in Adolescent Marriage »

Of the 1/3 of adolescent girls in developing nations who are married before the age of 18, only 23% use…

T S
by: T S
views: 56

Young People Susceptible to HIV Infection »

Of this age group, women make up 64% of all new HIV infections. Young women, married and unmarried, are at…

T S
by: T S
views: 64

Indian Women Are Finding Work Due to Employment Act »

Women from the Scheduled Caste community, the lowest rung of India's caste system, are usually excluded in society. However, the…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 67

Total And Full-Time, Year-Round Workers By Sex »

Male workers make up a larger portion of the work force than female workers, while female full-time, year-round workers make…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 64

Median Earnings By Gender »

This chart shows the median earnings for male and female full-time, year-round workers in addition to the female-to-male earnings ratio.…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 53

Income And Earnings Summary By Household Type: 2011 »

In 2011, the only household type that had an estimated median income above the national average was a married couple…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 99

Demographics Of Trafficking Victims »

A majority of the 800,000 people trafficked across national borders per year are women. However, this does not account for…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 30

Effects Of The Fourth World Conference On Women »

In 1995, the Fourth World Conference on Women took place in Beijing. This conference was designed to promote women's participation…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 28

Females More Likely To Be In Poverty »

Female Americans are more likely than male Americans to be in poverty. This is true among all age groups, but…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 39

Americans Misperceive Fellow Countrymen as More Conservative »

These striking misperceptions in public opinion that most Americans have may be the result of a delayed-reaction to societal shifts.…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 74

Police Response to Sexual Violence Against Women: 2005-10 »

In most cases of sexual violence against women, police responded by taking reports. However, other actions taken were in the…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 76

Reported Sexual Violence Cases Against Women »

The percent of sexual violence cases against women that were reported to the police spiked in 2003. At this point…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 43

Weapon Use in Sexual Violence Cases Against Women »

A large majority of sexual violence cases against women were not committed with the use of a weapon. This has…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 38

Was It Considered Sexual Harassment in 1980? »

In 1980, less men than women considered these forms of harassment to actually constitute sexual harassment. For certain behaviors like…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 36

More Sexual Harassment Charges Have No Reasonable Cause »

The percentage of sexual harassment charges with no reasonable cause to believe that there was discrimination has increased from 41.4%…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 88

How do sexual harassment charges get resolved? »

In the majority of sexual harassment cases (53%), it is determined that there is no reasonable cause to believe that…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 101

Sexual Harassment Charges Filed By Gender »

Since 1997, women have consistently outnumbered men in the number of sexual harassment charges they file each year.

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 24

Male Share of Sexual Harassment Charges Filed is Increasing »

The percentage of sexual harassment charges that are being filed by males has increased from 11.6% in 1997 to 16.3%…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 73
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