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Statistics SOCIOLOGY UNIT 4

Gender inequality

Family
o Legal and general 2000 discovered working mothers spent an extra 56 hours per
week on housework whilst men spent on 31 hours on these tasks.
o Stanko (2000) ­ of all reported violent acts, one third are committed by men on
their…

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o In 2004, ethnic minority workers earned only £18044 on average compared
with £19522 for white employees. The average Bangladeshi salary was £12220
a year.
o Ethnic minority Employment Taskforce showed that employment rates were
59.4% for among ethnic minorities compared to 74.9% for the general
population.
o Block (2004)…

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Crime
o Walmsley et al. (1992) found that a disproportionate number of the prison
population came from the lower levels of the class systems.

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