Despite making up 10 percent of all degree-holders in the United States, Black Americans hold only 3.2 percent of executive, managerial and senior-level positions and less than 1 percent of Fortune 500 CEO posts.
Source: “Being Black in Corporate America,” Coqual, September 2020, p. 2, https://tinyurl.com/yxcf3na5
Data for the graphic are as follows:
|Fortune 500 CEOs||0.8%|
|Executive/senior-level officials and managers||3.2%|