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•Females account for 30 percent of the ethanol industry workforce, well above the 25 percent average across all energy sectors.
•Workers with disabilities make up 4 percent of the ethanol industry workforce, double the average across all energy sectors.
•The portion of the ethanol industry workforce made up of Hispanic or Latino workers has grown from 9 percent in 2018 to 12 percent in 2022, while the share comprised of Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander workers has doubled from 1 percent to 2 percent.
•The shares of workers identifying as American Indian or Alaska Native (1 percent), Asian (6 percent), Black or African American (5 percent), and two or more races (5 percent) have held steady since 2018.