Although I have ambitions to live long enough to hit 3 digits, it would seem that I will never experience a total levelling out of the gender pay gap. Iceland revealed to be the best place to be a woman, closely followed by Finland and Norway.
Additionally, the report highlights the massive difference in global average earnings between men and women. On average women earn $11,000 a year, while men take home $20,000. Despite the massive progress that has been made – the gender pay gap being already closed by 68 per cent – unfortunately the organisation estimates it will take another 170 years until it is actually closed.