Report: Facebook failing to increase diversity in its workforce

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Facebook has vowed to make its workforce more diverse, but according to its own research, it's making almost no progress. (KGO-TV)

Facebook has vowed to make its workforce more diverse, but according to its own research, it's making almost no progress.

The Menlo Park-based social media giant began tracking its workplace diversity in 2014 and, for the third year in a row, the numbers remained the same.

African-Americans make up just two percent of Facebook's total workforce across the U.S. Hispanics account for four percent.

Those percentages are even less in Facebook's tech sector specifically. There, African-Americans account for just one percent of workers and Hispanics account for three percent.

People of Asian descent represent 38 percent of the tech workforce.
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