occupational gender segregation
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Actual dominance of one sex in a particular occupation or the higher share of one sex relative to the expected share.
See also: vertical segregation; horizontal segregation
Additional notes and information
Based on European Commission (2014). A New Method to Understand Occupational Gender Segregation in European Labour Markets. Available at: http://ec.europa.eu/justice/gender-equality/files/documents/150119_segre...