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Australia is a 'mid-range performer' across most gender equality measures, reports finds

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The median full-time working woman in Australia gets 87 cents to every man's dollar, a new Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) report reveals. It also finds that the country is a “mid-range performer" across most gender equality measures.

According to the findings, the nation’s gender pay gap of 87 cents to each man's dollar was a little above the OECD average of 85.7 cents to the dollar. It states that local public and private sector must have stronger policies that will make it easier for both mothers and fathers to work, and will also include longer paid parental leave, out-of-school hours care, affordable childcare........

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