Presentation on theme: "Highlights of 2016 and the outlook for 2017"— Presentation transcript:
1 Highlights of 2016 and the outlook for 2017 Virginija Langbakk, Director of EIGEEESC/ SOCJune 13, 2017
2 Highlights of 2016 EIGE studies Data and Tools Economic Benefits of Gender EqualityPoverty, gender and intersecting inequalitiesGender, skills and precarious workTerminology and indicators for data collection on rape, femicide and intimate partner violenceEIGE studiesGender Equality Index in SerbiaGender Statistics DatabaseGender Equality in Academia and Research: GEAR ToolData and Tools
3 Income inequality: difference between 20% richest and 20% poorest in the EU
4 Employment by gender and number of children Mothers leaving labour market: lost income & rights with life-long impactsOnly 55% of women with 3 or more children are employed (2015):Employment by gender and number of children
5 More women than men are inactive during all ages Inactivity by gender and age
6 Share of the low-qualified population by age and gender (EU-28, 2015) Source: Eurostat, LFS (edat_lfse_03).Note: Low-qualified people have completed primary education, lower secondary education or less.
7 Low qualifications and detachment from labour market Employed more than 10 years ago or never employed by gender and level of education
12 Countries that increase gender equality will reap bigger benefits Group 1: up to 4% GDPGroup 2: up to 4% GDPGroup 3: up to 3% GDPIn 2050Group 1: up to 12% GDPGroup 2: up to 14% GDPGroup 3: up to 7% GDP
13 Closing gender gaps in STEM education creates more jobs 1.2 million jobs
14 Impact on GDP by MS in 2030Group 1 includes: SK, HR, IT, CZ, PL, LT, EL, BG, PT, BE;Group 2 includes: ES, HU, MT, FR, RO, EE, DE, LV, LU;Group 3 includes: SI, IE, AT, NL, UK, FI, CY, DK, SE.
15 Impact on GDP by MS in 2050Group 1 includes: SK, HR, IT, CZ, PL, LT, EL, BG, PT, BE;Group 2 includes: ES, HU, MT, FR, RO, EE, DE, LV, LU;Group 3 includes: SI, IE, AT, NL, UK, FI, CY, DK, SE.
17 Beijing Platform for Action 2017 Estonian PRES:gender segregation in education, training and the labour market
18 Measuring violenceHarmonising administrative data on violence against women in the area of police and judicial systems
19 Gender mainstreamingONGOING: Gender mainstreaming platform – tools, methods and technical assistance for gender mainstreamingIn FOCUS: Gender and educationGender budgeting: ESF and ERDF
20 Gender Equality Index1Framework for measuring violence against women2Satellite domain on intersecting inequalities3Revised domains on Health and Power2017 October2017 November
21 Priorities for 2017 1 2 3 Gender Statistics Database Becoming a knowledge centre for gender statistics in the EUWider outreach to the key stakeholdersCooperating with the main statistical providers123
22 Gender Statistics Database Latest data on women and men in decision-makingThe statistics reflect the average of the 28 Member States of the EU