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Construction jobs held by women well below pre-recession totals (access required)

While overall construction employment matched a 10-year high in August of 7.26 million, the number of women holding jobs in the industry remains far below pre-recession numbers. There were 971,000 women nationwide working in the construction field in August, according to Current Population Survey figures released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics and analyzed by the ...

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