Women constitute only 15pc of ICT workforce: Survey

Published: March 07, 2019 21:11:46 | Updated: March 15, 2019 18:31:55


Women comprise only 15 per cent of the total workforce employed in the country’s ICT industry, a survey result has revealed.

According to the study, smaller e-commerce companies have higher concentration of female employees compared to the workforce employed in software and hardware-focused companies.

The study, titled ‘Women Participation in the ICT Industry’, has been conducted by Preneur Lab Limited which designs innovative digital solutions and community-based programmes for women, young people and entrepreneurs in rural and urban areas.

 

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