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Table 2.

Average age of professors and award recipients at the time of receiving the award

 Average age of professorsAverage age of award recipients
MenWomenDifferenceMenWomenDifference
2001–2005 55.6 53.8 −1.8 63.6 65.5 +1.9 
2006–2010 56.4 54.8 −1.6 64.0 62.0 −2.0 
2011–2015 57.0 56.4 −0.6 65.4 60.0 −5.4 
2016–2020 57.6 57.0 −0.6 66.7 63.0 −3.7 
2001–2020 56.7 55.5 −1.2 65.0 62.3 −2.7 
 Average age of professorsAverage age of award recipients
MenWomenDifferenceMenWomenDifference
2001–2005 55.6 53.8 −1.8 63.6 65.5 +1.9 
2006–2010 56.4 54.8 −1.6 64.0 62.0 −2.0 
2011–2015 57.0 56.4 −0.6 65.4 60.0 −5.4 
2016–2020 57.6 57.0 −0.6 66.7 63.0 −3.7 
2001–2020 56.7 55.5 −1.2 65.0 62.3 −2.7 

For this table, we used the average age of male and female professors in Canada as a proxy for the world (Statistics Canada, 2021).

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