Share of each group affected by increasing the federal minimum wage to $15 by 2024
|Share of total employment|
Shares of demographic groups that would benefit, by gender
|Working single parents||44.6%||31.0%|
|Workers of color||37.1%||29.1%|
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Source: EPI analysis of the Raise the Wage Act of 2017 using Current Population Survey Outgoing Rotation Group microdata