How do women really spend their time and their money? The Bureau of Labor Statistics knows. Their latest Women at Work report is a crackerjack box of fun and informative charts with numerous revelations, including that the typical single woman spends almost twice as much on utilities than apparel, and there are four times as many female computer software engineers as occupational therapists in the U.S.

Take a look for yourself....


How Single Women Spend Money

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How Women Spend Time

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Where Women Work, and What They Earn

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