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Female UK dev count ‘falls to 4%’

Ben Parfitt
Female UK dev count ‘falls to 4%’

The UK game industry is 96 per cent male dominated, new data suggests.

A study undertaken by the University of Liverpool concludes that females take up just four per cent of the British industry workforce – eight per cent lower than the results of a similar survey taken in 2006.

The study’s author said dissatisfying working cultures in game studios, as well as other related companies, was the key reason for the sudden drop in female workers.

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