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Survey datasets on women participation in green jobs in the construction industry

Afolabi, A.O. and Ojelabi, Rapheal A. and Tunji-Olayeni, P .F and Fagbenle, Olabosipo I. and Mosaku, T. O. (2018) Survey datasets on women participation in green jobs in the construction industry. Data in Brief, 17. pp. 856-862.

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The unique qualities of women can make them bearers of solutions towards achieving sustainability and dealing with the dangers attributed to climate change. The attitudinal study utilized a questionnaire instrument to obtain perception of female constructionprofessionals. By using a well-structured questionnaire,data wasobtained on women participating in green jobs in the construction Industry. Descriptive statistics is performed on the collected data and presented in tables and mean scores(MS). Inaddition, inferential statistics of categorical regression was performed on the data to determine the level of influence (betafactor) the identified barriers had on the level of participation in green jobs.Barriers and the socio- economic benefits which can guide policies and actions on attracting,retaining and exploring the capabilities of women in green jobs canbeobtainedfromthesurveydatawhenanalyzed.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General)
T Technology > TH Building construction
Divisions: Faculty of Engineering, Science and Mathematics > School of Engineering Sciences
Depositing User: Mrs Hannah Akinwumi
Date Deposited: 13 Apr 2018 08:59
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2018 08:59

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