Women are a powerhouse workforce in the construction industry. Here are 5 amazing facts about women in the construction industry.
1) Growing Women in Construction
The number of women in registered apprenticeships tripled between 1996 and 2007.
2) The Average Age of Construction Workers
The average construction worker is 42 years old.
3) Growing Workforce Getting Bigger
As of 2020, women account for 25% of the construction workforce.
4) CEOs and Boss Ladies
Women own 13% of construction companies.
5) Women in Power is Good for Business
44% of the top 100 construction companies have women in executive positions. The average tenure for a woman leader in construction is 15 years.