NJ Spotlight News

Factors that pushed women out of workforce during pandemic

Clip: 08/17/2021 | 3m 47s | Video has closed captioning.

The number of women participating in the workforce is at its lowest in 30 years, influenced by child care needs, fears of health risks associated with returning to the office, and shifting attitudes toward work-life balance; with 3.1% fewer women in the workforce than before the pandemic compared to 2.2% fewer men.

Aired: 08/17/21

Rating: NR

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