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Stories with subject: Gender ratio
  • Review finds Austin's municipal workers overwhelmingly male 
    Updated: Nov-22-15 12:44 pm

    AUSTIN, Texas - An examination of municipal salaries has found that Austin's work force is overwhelmingly male, especially in upper-management jobs and other higher-paying positions.

  • As downtown Houston changes, gender imbalance persists 
    Updated: Oct-29-15 6:10 pm

    HOUSTON - When Russell Manthy moved to Houston two years ago, he combed the city for a neighborhood that mirrored his pedestrian-friendly experience in Chicago.

  • China to end decades-old 1-child policy, allow 2 children story has photos
    Updated: Oct-29-15 1:51 pm

    BEIJING - China said Thursday it would allow all married couples to have two children, signaling the end after 35 years to its drastic and unpopular "one-child" policy that has been blamed for skewing the gender balance, forcing women into unwanted abortions and bringing about a rapidly aging workforce.