A Second Look Through a Gender Lens: The Economic Security of Women and Girls in Forsyth County in 2015

Sep 01, 2015
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Five years ago we released the first research of its kind to focus specifically on the circumstances and needs of women in Forsyth County, this updated report draws attention to the individual, social and systemic issues and barriers to economic security by examining poverty rates, wages, educational attainment and occupations as well as the cost of necessary expenses such as housing, utilities, food, transportation, childcare and healthcare in 2015.