Inequality in income distribution
Between the years 2007 and 2017, inequality in Spain increased, with a Gini
Coeficient (not including social transfers) that has increased in value
from 45 to 50
The high price of inequality: lessons on the costs and consequences of child poverty in advanced societies
The books reviewed here consider why it is important for everyone, and not
just for the most vulnerable, to achieve more egalitarian societies.
The enduring impact of the economic crisis on child poverty
Despite the economic recovery, in 2018 three out of every ten children were
living in a situation of anchored poverty. Poverty during childhood has
consequences throughout life. We analyse its impact.
Why are there fewer women in manual occupations?
Two out of every three workers in manual occupations are men, and women
continue to be a minority in occupations such as construction, and
industry. What factors influence segregation by gender in the labour
Introducción a cargo del coordinador y director del informe, Jordi Sevilla.
Economista y exministro de Administraciones Públicas (2004-2007).
In 2017, some 7 out of every 10 Spaniards considered that the integration
of immigrants was generally satisfactory, a percentage much higher than the
People of Spanish and foreign nationalities alike have a perception of
their health as good or very good, and above the European Union average.
Labour precarity among young people especially affects women. They occupy
worse-paid positions with higher rates of temporary work than men.