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2020 Women on Boards tracks, analyzes and publishes the gender composition of the boards of directors of Russell 3000 companies, the largest US-traded stocks, representing 99% of all incorporated equity securities in the U.S.

Our 2020WOB Gender Diversity Index (GDI) annually compares the percentage of women on these public company boards, citing the size of each board, state located, and industry sector. Based on percentage of women directors, each corporation is ranked:


Winning ‘W’ Companies: 20% or more women


Transforming ‘V’ Companies: 1 woman


Very Close ‘2’ Companies: 11-19% women


Z ‘1’ Companies: No women

2020 Gender Diversity Directory

Welcome to our 2020 WOB Gender Diversity Directory! Instantly find our board data for more than 3000 public (and some private) companies. Choose the field below to narrow your search by any one, or any combination, of these factors– company name, state where located, industry sector, or by W, V, T, or Z categories.

Gender Diversity Directory

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The 2020 Gender Diversity Directory can be filtered and sorted in a variety of ways. Populate the search criteria fields and click on the 'Filter' button to filter data. Click on the table's column headers to sort the data.

The Analysis area displays information for the current data set. We categorize companies in five ways, based on board composition:

  • GB GB = Gender-Balanced Boards
  • 3+ 3+ = three ore more women
  • 2 2 = Two women
  • 1 1 = One woman
  • 0 0 = No women

Disclaimer of warranties. The information in our database is gathered from publicly available information and/or third-party sources. While we believe the information to be reliable, it has not been independently authenticated or verified. While we attempt to keep the information up-to-date, it may not be current. Consequently, the information in the database is provided "as is," without any warranty of accuracy or completeness, or any other warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including without limitation warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement.

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GB Companies 0
3+ Companies 1
2 Companies 0
1 Companies 0
0 Companies 0
Total Companies 1
Company 2020 Rating Total Board # of women % of women Sector State City
Abbott Laboratories 3+ 14 5 35% Healthcare IL Abbott Park

2020 Women on Boards Gender Diversity Index of Russell 3000 Companies (2020)

2020 Women on Boards annually publishes the Gender Diversity Index (GDI) which measures the percentage of board seats held by women on the Russell 3000 list, and reports on progress by company size, state, sector and 2020 Women on Boards ranking.

Read about our key findings

Special Reports

2020WOB Special Reports look at the driving influences affecting the increase, or lack of movement, in the numbers.

Past Reports

Reports from 2011 to 2017 were based on the 2010 Fortune 1000 list. After reaching the goal of 20% boards seats held by women in 2017, we enlarged the database of companies we track to the Russell 3000.

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