Women in music industry
Various studies have been centered on the position of women in the music industry. According to a study conducted by the USC Annenberg Inclusion Initiative, only 22% of the performers of the 600 most popular songs of the period between 2012-2017 are women.
According to the study, 12 percent of the composers are female.
In Europe, 20% of composers and text writers who are affiliated to copyright societies are women.In America and Canada, women make up 6% of the well-known producers.
According to womeninmusic.org it can be claimed that the proportion of women in music does not exceed the average of 20%.
The role of women in the music industry, the ease with which they are employed in this field, personal experiences of success and statistics related to the number of women in different fields are often the subject of various discussions.