Women in the EU earned on average 16 percent less than men in 2016. 

Lowest pay gap in Romania and Italy, highest in Estonia

In 2016, the unadjusted gender pay gap stood at just over 16% in the European Union (EU). In other words, women earned on average 84 cents for every euro a man makes per hour. Across Member States, the gender pay gap in 2016 ranged from just over 5% in Romania and Italy, to more than 25% in Estonia, followed by the Czech Republic and Germany (both almost 22%).

Full text available on EUROSTAT website
http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/news/news-releases

 

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