Status of Women in the States 2015

The Status of Women in the States, a project of the Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR) since 1996, will provide new and updated data and trend analysis on women’s economic, social, and political progress in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the United States overall.

Data and analysis were released in a series of reports throughout the Spring of 2015. The reports include: Employment & Earnings, Poverty & Opportunity, Work & Family, Violence & Safety, Reproductive Rights, Health & Well-Being, and Political Participation.

Executive Summary

Status of Women in the States: 2015 Executive Summary

Full Report

Status of Women in the States: 2015

Chapters

Political Participation (May 2015)

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Employment & Earnings (March 2015)

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Work & Family (May 2015)

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Poverty & Opportunity (April 2015)

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Reproductive Rights (May 2015)

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Health & Well-Being (May 2015)

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Violence & Safety (May 2015)

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Recommendations

Status of Women in the States: 2015 Recommendations

Demographic Tables

Appendix B8: Demographic Tables