Friday, January 30, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
AT&T, Verizon Among Winners Of US Airwaves Auction
Apple Closes the Gap on Samsung Fourth Quarter's Worldwide Smartphone Shipments
Verizon To Let USers Opt Out Supercookies
Microsoft Outlines Windows 10 Options For The Enterprise
Jolla Tablet Returns to Indiegogo With A 64GB Version
BT Sees Ultrafast Broadband Not Coming Earlier Than 2025
Google To Change Privacy Policy After UK's Watchdog Investigation
HDDs Shipments Increased In 2014
Active Discussions
Writing Audio files on DVDs ?
Need major help with Gigabeat
New match-3 puzzle game launch now!
Rimage 2000i
Sound card for my Laptop
hello
full screen wide screen
Hi
 Home > News > General Computing > Faceboo...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, June 26, 2014
Facebook's Workforce is Mostly White Males


Facebook has became the latest tech company to release its demographic data publicly, and it seems that the company mainly occupyies white males.

In a Wednesday blog post from global head of diversity Maxine Williams, Facebook said it has "more work to do — a lot more."

At Facebook, women represented 31 percent of all employees in June 2014, but only 15 percent work in technical jobs. Forty-seven percent of non-technical jobs and 23 percent of senior level jobs are held by women.

Fifty-seven percent of all employees identify as white. Thirty-four percent are Asian, four percent are Hispanic, three percent are two or more races, and two percent are black, according to the company.

Seventy-four percent of senior level workers are white, while 19 percent are Asian.

Williams highlighted some of the efforts the company is making to increase diversity. Last year, Facebook launched a strategic diversity team, which is seeing improved new hire figures for underrepresented groups, according to Williams. The company is also partnering with organizations like the Anita Borg Institute and National Center for Women & Information Technology to support women working in technology.

Yahoo, Google, and LinkedIn have also released diversity figures.



Previous
Next
Philips and Salesforce.com To Deliver Cloud-based Healthcare Information Technology        All News        Dolby Atmos Coming to Living Room
Philips and Salesforce.com To Deliver Cloud-based Healthcare Information Technology     General Computing News      Google To Bring Android To Wearables, Cars, Autos, TVs

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Facebook Introduces Place Tips in News Feed
Facebook Reports Strong Fourth Quarter
Facebook Intros Trending Super Bowl
Internet Problems Temporarily Took Down Facebook, Instagram
Facebook To Limit Fake News Stories
Deloitte Report Says That Facebook Adds More Than $200 billion to Global Economy
Facebook Seeks To Advance Its Virtual Reality Business
Facebook Steps Into The Office
Facebook Introduces AMBER Alerts
Facebook Buys QuickFire
Facebook And Android Top Digital Trends For 2014
Dutch Privacy Watchdog Probes Facebook

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .