Study: Less than 1/3 of Top Jobs in UK Held by Women

BBC Reports that women make up less than a third of senior positions when considering 11 main sectors including politics, business and law.

“Men outnumber women by four to one in Parliament and only a third of local councillors are women,” the group’s Preethi Sundaram said.

“When we look at the top quarters of power in the political world there are only five women there out of 22… It’s quite an appalling fact really.”

Read more at BBC News.

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