If you’re a mother with a successful job, it can sometimes seem like you are doing all the work and not getting any help. Well you need to whip your partner into shape. You can’t do this alone! See the infographic below for more help. It will give you some really interesting information that you can use in order to make a choice that is appropriate for you. It is something that is important because it will be one of the most important choices that you will ever make.
The infographic highlights many facts of interest for those that have to make this difficult choice, baby vs career. It is shown that in 1983 the average age of a mother was 26. Now it is 29.7. Because of various reasons, including the influence of the career, 1 in 5 women are not going to want a child in the UK. This comes as a surprise since there are many laws in the country where a woman cannot actually be fired because of the fact that she is pregnant. This is something that many do not know.
25% of all the women in UK feel discriminated when at work. This is a shame, especially since 35% of mothers believe that they work harder after having a baby. Although statistics cannot be denied and it is quite obvious that so many women from all around the country feel that having a baby automatically means that a career would be sacrificed, it does not have to be like that.
Something that is really disturbing is that 75% of the recruitment agencies were asked by hiring companies to not hire women that were pregnant or women that were of a child-bearing age.
These are just some of the stats that are included in the infographic. Besides that, you are also told many things about how much it costs to have a baby in the UK, based on where you live. There are various interesting stats that you have to be aware of since they will help you to easily choose between a career and having a baby.
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