Washington, DC, Ranks Highest for Women’s Employment and Earnings; West Virginia Rank Lowest

Source: Institute for Women’s Policy Research, Quick Figures, IWPR #Q024, August 2014

From the abstract:
States across the nation vary considerably in their progress toward women’s employment and earnings equity. On the Institute for Women’s Policy Research 2014 composite index on employment and earnings—which includes four key indicators of women’s status in the workforce—the District of Columbia ranks first in the nation and West Virginia ranks last.