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||£27.85 less|
|Mining and quarrying||£21.90 less|
|Professional, scientific & tech||£20.00 less|
|Electricity, gas, steam & aircon||£16.80 less|
|Information and communication||£16.25 less|
|Not Declared||£15.70 less|
|Real estate activities||£15.15 less|
|Public Sector||£12.70 less|
|Administrative & support service||£12.40 less|
|Other service activities||£12.40 less|
|Wholesale & retail trade; repair||£12.00 less|
|Activities of ET orgs and bodies||£10.70 less|
|Arts, entertainment and recreation||£9.00 less|
|Human health and social work||£8.60 less|
|Public admin & defence; comp SS||£7.50 less|
|Accommodation and food service||£7.00 less|
|Agriculture, forestry and fishing||£6.95 less|
|Transportation and storage||£5.85 less|
|Activities of households as emp...||£5.60 less|
|Water supply, sew, waste mgmt||£4.10 less|