71% of the applicants to the Bradfield Course in 2019 were women. Just over half the applicants of the course were women aged 50 to 69, 18% were men in the same age bracket. In the age group 40 to 59, 82% were women. Males only outnumbered females in the under 18 age group, and that was only 8 to 6.
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