The following numbers and insights highlight the pay gaps across the UK by the different types of organisation. All metrics are calculated by taking the middle man and middle woman and comparing the difference (median).
The following figures show how the gender pay gap changes depending on the organisation type. To see the previous year's data just hover the mouse over the box you are interested in.
The boxes below describe the differences in real terms using pounds and pence. If you hover over a box it will show you how the amount has changed since last year.
The following interactive graphic shows how different industries pay their employees. You can investigate how these figures change using different averages and you can view the information in chart or table form. In the chart each bar represents how much more or less the average woman gets paid compared to the average man's £100.
|Sector||For each £100 a man is paid a woman is paid|
|Financial and insurance activities||£26.60 less|
|Mining and quarrying||£23.15 less|
|Information and communication||£19.30 less|
|Professional, scientific & tech||£18.90 less|
|Not Declared||£15.40 less|
|Electricity, gas, steam & aircon||£15.30 less|
|Real estate activities||£14.80 less|
|Public Sector||£13.80 less|
|Wholesale & retail trade; repair||£13.00 less|
|Other service activities||£10.80 less|
|Administrative & support service||£10.35 less|
|Arts, entertainment and recreation||£9.80 less|
|Activities of ET orgs and bodies||£8.90 less|
|Agriculture, forestry and fishing||£8.30 less|
|Human health and social work||£7.60 less|
|Transportation and storage||£7.45 less|
|Water supply, sew, waste mgmt||£7.20 less|
|Public admin & defence; comp SS||£6.90 less|
|Activities of households as emp...||£6.80 less|
|Accommodation and food service||£6.00 less|