Bis at Work: Latest Stats

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This originally appeared in BCN issue 129, February 2015

Stonewall’s 2015 annual employer index has some fascinating statistics about bisexuals in the workplace.

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Regular readers won’t be surprised at the figures on how comfortable people are to be out at work across around 400 UK companies – this report adds questions on whether staff regardless of sexual orientation there are visible LGB role models in their organisation (gay role models: around 50%; lesbian: around 35%; bisexual: around 9%).

Asian British and Asian staff were about 7% less likely to feel they could be out at work, and Black or Black British workers 10% less, when compared to white respondents.

stonewall2015-0Read it in full: www.stonewall.org.uk/documents/STO_Top100_Report_12.01.15_WEB%281%29.pdf