GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Diversity In The Logistics Industry Statistics

The logistics industry needs to improve diversity representation, with women comprising only 37% of the workforce and minorities making up only 21%.

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"In 2020, women held only 25% of all positions within the logistics industry, pointing to a substantial gender disparity."

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"76% of respondents in a 2020 survey believe that diverse and inclusive cultures are beneficial to business within the logistics industry."

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"Women make up just 11% of transportation, storage, and distribution managers."

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"56% of warehousing and storage sector employers have made equality, diversity and inclusion training mandatory."

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"The logistics industry has an above-average representation of Veterans, at 11.7%."

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"Only 1% of truck drivers in the USA are women."

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"In the UK, only 24% of the transport and logistics workforce is female."

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"The percentage of minorities in logistics manager roles increased from 29.8% in 2016 to 40% in 2018."

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"The number of women truck drivers increased by 68% from 2010 to 2018."

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"Approximately 60% of logistics employees are aged 45 and older, highlighting age diversity within the industry."

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"In European countries, one in five transport workers are foreign nationals, demonstrating migrant diversity in the logistics sector."

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"In 2020, only 21% of respondents in a Logistics Management annual survey were female."

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"According to a McKinsey study, companies in the top quartile for gender diversity are 15% more likely to have financial returns above the industry median. The logistics industry is a part of this analysis."

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