Did We Forget About The Sandwich Generation?

  • Transparency: a behind-the-scenes look at my day-to-day.
  • Inclusivity: bringing others along in the journey.

Make The Sandwich Generation Part Of Your DEI Strategy



What Is The Sandwich Generation?

What Is The Sandwich Generation Responsible For?

  • Household chores: 55% perform chores for their parents
  • Financial management: 49% manage parents’ finances
  • Health care: 47% spend an average of 2 hours per day on parental caregiving
  • Economic support: 31% are financially responsible for their parents
  • More likely than men to be caregivers (55% of women versus 45% of men)
  • More likely than men to take on the majority of caregiving (majority = more than 21 hours per week)
  • Likely to be working full-time (54% of women caregivers toggle between full-time careers and caring)

What Are The Economic Costs Of Today’s Sandwich Generation?



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Katica Roy

Katica Roy


CEO of Pipeline Equity | Gender Economist | Award-Winning Leader | On a mission to achieve gender equity, once and for all. www.pipelineequity.com