The Four Industries With the Smallest Percentage of Total Employed Women:
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction industry – 0.2%. Construction industry – 1.3%.
Information industry – 1.7%. Transportation and Utilities industry – 2.6%
The following occupations with 50,000 people or more are the most male-dominated occupations in the U.S. Less than 2% of the employees in all of these occupations are women.
|Occupation||Total Number of People in Occupation||Share of Women Employees|
|Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons||162,000||0.1%|
|Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo Workers||88,000||0.3%|
|Electrical Power Line Installers and Repairers||124,000||0.4%|
|Carpet, Floor, and Tile Installers and Finishers||209,000||0.5%|
|Heating, Air Conditioning, Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers||392,000||0.6%|
|Structure Iron and Rebar Workers||59,000||0.6%|
|Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists||339,000||0.7%|
|Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers||99,000||0.8%|
|Tool and Die Makers||68,000||0.9%|
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