Share of each group that would get a raise if the federal minimum wage to $12 by 2020

Share of total employment
Men 44.1%
Women 55.9%

Shares of demographic groups that would benefit, by gender

Women Men
All workers 29.6% 21.7%
Working parents 27.3% 14.2%
Working single parents 39.6% 28.0%
Workers of color 37.1% 30.5%

Source: EPI analysis of Raise the Wage Act using Current Population Survey Outgoing Rotation Group microdata

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