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Devrupa Rakshit / Proceedings of the Royal Society
Additional Sources: Men are less religious in more gender-equal countries
Laurel Wamsley / NPR
The gender pay gap in America is nothing new. In 2020, annual earnings for women in the U.S. were just 82.3% of what men earned. But in the WNBA, the disparity is especially acute.
Jason Arunn Murugesu / PLOS One
There aren’t many women billionaires, but the 10 richest are worth $401 billion. The majority of ultra-rich women—226 of 327 as identifed by Forbes— inherited their wealth, including the world’s three richest women: L'Oréal heiress Francoise Bettencourt Meyers, Walmart heiress Alice Walton and Julia Klinea Koch, who inherited a stake in Koch Industries when her husband, David Koch, died in 2019.