The 10 Cities with the Greatest Gender Equality

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Recent Census figures show that women have surpassed men in terms of advanced degrees and dominate some job fields, like education and nursing. Meanwhile, men still comprise the majority of the workforce and earn substantially more than their feminine counterparts. Clear gaps remain between the sexes in U.S. workplaces. According to a U.S. News analysis, these are the 10 cities where men and women are the most equal in the workforce, as measured by employment figures, representation across industries, educational attainment, and median earnings. Each metro area received a ranking ranging from 0 to 25 in each of these areas, with a potential cumulative score of 0 (most equal) to 100 (least equal). Totals may not add up perfectly due to rounding.

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