'Study puts Google image search results to the gender bias test' by Molly Brown in GeekWire

"Who are you more likely to see when you google “CEO?”

According to this University of Washington study, which examined how accurately genders are represented in Google image search results, CEO is one occupation where “women were significantly underrepresented.” While women account for 27 percent of CEOs in the United States, only 11 percent of the top 100 Google image search results returned images of women.

And that, according to researchers, can impact searchers’ views on gender and work. Overall, they found that “across all the professions, women were slightly underrepresented on average.” "

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