• Monday, October 5, 2015
  • A program of IPS Inter Press Service supported by the Dutch MDG3 Fund

    Gender relations and work in Uruguay

    Uruguay has the second largest gender pay gap in Latin America, topped only by Brazil. Uruguayan men earn in average 26.3 percent more than their female counterparts of the same age and with the same level of education. These findings are part of an October 2009 study by the Inter-American Development Bank that reveals great ethnic and gender wage differences in Latin America.

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