Gender Equality Report 2018

To gain insight into the gender based discrimination experienced by employees of both genders, and to be able to initiate awareness in corporations into the need for equality and fair treatment in the workplace, the Gender Equality Survey 2018 was conducted by SEEK Asia, represented by the JobsDB and JobStreet brands. The survey is polled by more than 6,600 candidates with a fair mix of gender in seven countries across Asia, namely Hong Kong, Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.

Gender Equality Report 2018

Present gender inequalities and gap in workplace

Almost half of the male employees are in the leadership role

Complaint of gender discrimination

More females than males
complain of gender discrimination
More females than males complain of gender discrimination
Most of the discrimination complaints reported were "slight"
More females than males complain of gender discrimination
Thailand employees of
both gender faced the most discrimination &
Indonesia the lowest
More females than males complain of gender discrimination

Industry workforce diversity by gender

females-dominating-medical-healthcare-and-hospital-industry
64%
Females dominating medical,
healthcare and hospital industry
males-leading-construction-building-and-engineering-industry
66%
Males leading construction,
building and engineering industry
Banking, real estate and retail industries are gender inclusive
Industry
Equal male
and female
Largely
female
Largely
male
Accounting / Audit / Tax Services
34%
45%
21%
Architecture / Building / Construction / Interior Design
33%
9%
58%
Automobile / Automotive Ancillary / Vehicle
26%
18%
56%
Banking / Financial Services / Securities / Stockbroking
51%
25%
24%
Computer / Information Technology (Software)
39%
13%
49%
Construction / Building / Engineering
26%
8%
66%
Education / Library
28%
59%
12%
Food & Beverages / Catering / Restaurant
33%
27%
39%
Freight Forwarding / Delivery / Shipping / Logistics
33%
21%
46%
Manufacturing / Production
30%
24%
45%
Medical / Healthcare / Hospital
25%
64%
11%
Property / Real Estate
40%
27%
32%
Retail / Merchandise
40%
41%
19%

Download the Gender Equality Report 2018 for full details.

Release Date: August 2018


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