By Balitang America Staff, ABS-CBN North America Bureau
August 26, 2014
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – Today is Women’s Equality Day, and one state that has a high population of Filipinos takes top ranking for gender equality in the workplace.
According to a study by Wallet Hub, Hawaii ranks as number one overall in the United States when it comes to equal opportunities and pay for women at work.
New York State is in second place, with Maryland coming in third.
On a global scale, Iceland is in first place in the gender equality report.
The Philippines ranks as number five while the United States ranks at 23.