GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Diversity In The Ems Industry Statistics

Statistics on diversity in the EMS industry show a need for increased representation of women and individuals from minority racial and ethnic groups to better reflect the communities they serve.

Statistic 1

"Less than 10% of paramedic students are from underrepresented ethnic minorities."

Sources Icon

Statistic 2

"Workplace diversity in EMS can improve patient trust by up to 25%."

Sources Icon

Statistic 3

"Only 3% of EMS directors are women."

Sources Icon

Statistic 4

"The turnover rate among minority EMS personnel is roughly 15% higher than that of their white counterparts."

Sources Icon

Statistic 5

"The average age of minority EMS employees is 5 years younger than their white counterparts."

Sources Icon

Statistic 6

"Mentorship programs for minority EMS employees increase retention rates by 15%."

Sources Icon

Statistic 7

"EMS teams with diverse backgrounds show a 10% higher efficiency in emergency response."

Sources Icon

Statistic 8

"30% of EMS workers from minority groups report being passed over for promotions."

Sources Icon

Statistic 9

"Diversity-focused EMS education programs show a 7% increase in student success rates."

Sources Icon

Statistic 10

"African Americans constitute around 8% of the EMS workforce."

Sources Icon

Statistic 11

"Approximately 35% of EMS workers are female."

Sources Icon

Statistic 12

"25% of EMS workers report experiencing or witnessing racism or discrimination at work."

Sources Icon

Statistic 13

"70% of EMS agencies with diversity training have seen a decrease in discrimination complaints."

Sources Icon

Statistic 14

"Gender diversity in EMS agencies leads to a 9% improvement in team collaboration."

Sources Icon

Statistic 15

"More than 50% of EMS personnel believe that diversity training should be mandatory."

Sources Icon

Statistic 16

"40% of EMS agencies have implemented diversity and inclusion policies."

Sources Icon

Statistic 17

"EMS agencies with diverse leadership report a 12% higher performance in patient care."

Sources Icon

Statistic 18

"LGBTQ+ EMS workers report a 15% higher rate of job satisfaction in inclusive workplaces."

Sources Icon

Statistic 19

"Agencies that actively promote diversity have a 20% lower attrition rate."

Sources Icon

... Before You Leave, Catch This! 🔥

Your next business insight is just a subscription away. Our newsletter The Week in Data delivers the freshest statistics and trends directly to you. Stay informed, stay ahead—subscribe now.

Sign up for our newsletter and become the navigator of tomorrow's trends. Equip your strategy with unparalleled insights!