POLL DU JOUR
54 percent of Americans currently work for a male boss, 30 percent work for a female boss.
41 percent say it makes “no difference” if they have a male or a female boss; 51 percent of men, 32 percent of women, 42 percent of Republicans and 34 percent of Democrats agree.
35 percent overall would prefer a male boss; 29 percent of men, 40 percent of women, 40 percent of Republicans and 32 percent of Democrats agree.
23 percent overall would prefer a female boss; 18 percent of men, 27 percent of women, 16 percent of Republicans and 33 percent of Democrats agree.
Source: A Gallup poll of 2,0159 U.S. adults conducted Aug. 7 to 11 and released Monday.