We already know that STEM education is important and that STEM based jobs are going to be a huge part of our future. So let’s take another look at the STEM gender divide through an interactive visualization. Women have been historically underrepresented in these fields, and that trend continues today. This handy infographic is interactive and shows the % difference in answers of boys and girls who agree with statements about STEM. Some of these statements apply much more broadly than just to STEM (for example: This school makes me feel confident about who I am – boys responded 18.8% more positively than girls).
Click the image below to view the full-width interactive chart!