Trade behind UK and London on diversity, PA survey finds

Trade behind UK and London on diversity, PA survey finds

The Publishers Association has released the findings from 2019’s UK Publishing Industry Diversity & Inclusion Survey, revealing the industry is punching below UK and London demographics in terms of ethnic diversity, with just 13% of the thousands who participated identifying as black, Asian or minority ethnic (BAME). Meanwhile, the proportion of respondents that went to private school is three times the national average.

The report is the most comprehensive data set published on the composition of the trade’s UK workforce, collecting data from almost twice the number of employees as last y...

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