Considers Differences in Life Expectancy, Income, and Employment

BlackRock Introduces Model Portfolios Designed to Help Investment Outcomes for Women


Author: Funds Society, Miami

  1. Life expectancy: On average, women in the U.S. live more than five years longer than men
  2. Income gap: On average, women in the U.S. earn approximately $0.82 to every $1 men make, with the gap being wider for Black and Latina women
  3. Employment gap: On average, women spend 1.2 years out of the workforce to care for children or elderly relatives