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Number of women in transport industry declines, a report finds, while businesses urged to find gender balance

by Candace Marcus | Mar 27, 2015

A rapid decline in the number of women in the South Australian transport industry has triggered concern about the increasing gender imbalance in the stereotypically "blokey" sector.

Australian Bureau of Statistics data shows nationally women make up just 21.5 per cent of the full-time transport and logistics workforce.

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