Research and analysis

Secondary Analysis of the Gender Pay Gap

An analysis of changes in the gender pay gap between 1997 and 2013 by age, occupation, and percentile of earnings.


Secondary Analysis of the Gender Pay Gap: 1997 - 2013

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This paper provides an analysis of the difference between the average earnings of men and women over time. To gain a better understanding of the differences between men and women in the labour market, all analysis has been presented for different age groups, occupation groups, and for the relative percentile of earnings within each gender.

Data Sources

The data source for this publication is the ONS Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings (ASHE).

Published 26 March 2014