Approximately half of Minnesota’s 5.64 million residents are female. As heads of households, homeowners, and members of the workforce, women contribute to the strength of Minnesota’s families, communities, and economy. But data shows women still lag behind men in median income. We track demographic and disparities data by sex to better understand key indicators of quality of life and equity for all of Minnesota’s residents.
2.8 million females
1 in 10 females