Economic Impacts & Labour/Roles (China)
Examples of different economic impacts on gender dominated industries and on care roles
Women carry out 60% household chores; unpaid work 2.6 times more than men.
Challenges to access non-agriculture employment for women in Hunan province.
Majority of female workers in education and housing sector. No return-to-work policies issued from the government for either sector.
Registered unemployment rate of women living in the city and the township is 43.1%.
Majority of unemployed women are working in informal sectors.