In a previous post, I looked into gender as it relates to inflation stories. This time around, I focus on the users.
There’s been much speculation about the gender ratio in the community. You can indicate gender in the current user profiles, but most haven’t. That’s not all that surprising; the feature’s only been there since 2011 and most accounts are older than that. But I do have about 1800 data points to deal with. That’s enough to have a bit of statistical fun.
First, the overall Gender breakdown: