We analyse and provide the latest statistics on women and girls’ participation in STEM in the UK. Our figures provide a snapshot of the current position, from classroom to boardroom.





8%of women

progress to a level 4+
STEM qualification

24%of women

are in the
STEM workforce

28%of women

are on

News & Articles

11th August, 2022

Women’s health: Conversation breaks taboos and leads to a happier workforce

“Who wants to talk about periods?” was a question one WISE staff … Read More

30th March, 2022

Three WISE / Network Rail mentees take jobs with the organisation

Following a six month Mentoring and Transferable Skills Programme, organised by WISE … Read More

3rd March, 2022

The COVID Unsung Heroes Awards 2022 – let’s celebrate the finalists 

Our prestigious awards ceremony at Windsor Castle last week was a great … Read More

28th February, 2022

Regional disparity of women in Core-STEM roles is cause for concern

Data showing regional variations of women in the Core-STEM workforce show gender … Read More

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