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Government > Parliament > Seats held by women per million people: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Number of seats held by women in country's parliament or legislative houses. Figures expressed per million people for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 San Marino 308.19 2013
2 Andorra 164.14 2013
3 Liechtenstein 162.12 2013
4 Seychelles 154.11 2013
5 Monaco 131.15 2013
6 Tuvalu 93.48 2013
7 Iceland 79.29 2013
8 Dominica 54.58 2013
9 Sao Tome and Principe 53.53 2013
10 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 38.75 2013
11 Kiribati 38.74 2013
12 Guyana 28.38 2013
13 Cape Verde 28.25 2013
14 Luxembourg 25.25 2013
15 Cuba 23.96 2013
16 Antigua and Barbuda 22.18 2013
17 Montenegro 21.42 2013
18 East Timor 21.32 2013
19 Saint Kitts and Nevis 19.56 2013
20 Republic of Macedonia 19.16 2013
21 Saint Lucia 18.43 2013
22 Grenada 18.25 2013
23 Sweden 17.11 2013
24 Estonia 16.58 2013
25 Lesotho 16.53 2013
26 Finland 16.14 2013
27 The Bahamas 15.67 2013
28 Malta 14.59 2013
29 Slovenia 14.55 2013
30 Marshall Islands 14.34 2013
31 Equatorial Guinea 14.2 2013
32 Norway 14.19 2013
33 Maldives 12.69 2013
34 Denmark 12.6 2013
35 Serbia 11.46 2013
36 Djibouti 11.36 2013
37 Gabon 10.97 2013
38 Suriname 10.58 2013
39 Latvia 10.56 2013
40 Barbados 10.39 2013
41 Samoa 10.23 2013
42 Mauritius 9.83 2013
43 Trinidad and Tobago 9.79 2013
44 Lithuania 9.67 2013
45 Tonga 9.41 2013
46 New Zealand 8.93 2013
47 Namibia 8.7 2013
48 Guinea-Bissau 8.43 2013
49 Croatia 8.04 2013
50 South Sudan 7.94 2013
51 Bulgaria 7.88 2013
52 Albania 7.31 2013
53 Switzerland 7.25 2013
54 Fiji 7.25 2006
55 Nepal 6.47 2013
56 Swaziland 6.41 2013
57 Nicaragua 6.39 2013
58 Austria 6.2 2013
59 Portugal 6.11 2013
60 Mauritania 6.11 2013
61 Greece 5.85 2013
62 Moldova 5.52 2013
63 Bhutan 5.51 2013
64 Libya 5.5 2013
65 Belgium 5.46 2013
66 Tunisia 5.35 2013
67 Eritrea 5.29 2013
68 Ireland 5.23 2013
69 Cyprus 5.19 2013
70 Slovakia 5.1 2013
71 Kyrgyzstan 5.05 2013
72 Laos 4.93 2013
73 Senegal 4.81 2013
74 Armenia 4.71 2013
75 Costa Rica 4.68 2013
76 Singapore 4.4 2013
77 Czech Republic 4.33 2013
78 Turkmenistan 4.11 2013
79 Mozambique 4.07 2013
80 Angola 4.04 2013
81 Georgia 3.95 2013
82 Uganda 3.88 2013
83 Algeria 3.83 2013
84 Rwanda 3.75 2013
85 Dominican Republic 3.72 2013
86 Somalia 3.71 2013
87 Uruguay 3.61 2013
88 El Salvador 3.6 2013
89 South Africa 3.48 2013
90 Netherlands 3.45 2013
91 Hungary 3.42 2013
92 Mongolia 3.41 2013
93 Israel 3.37 2013
94 Bolivia 3.15 2013
95 Bahrain 3.12 2013
96 Belarus 3.01 2013
97 Belize 2.99 2013
98 Honduras 2.96 2013
99 Burundi 2.94 2013
100 Poland 2.84 2013
101 Madagascar 2.83 2013
102 Jordan 2.78 2013
103 Jamaica 2.75 2013
104 Sierra Leone 2.67 2013
105 Spain 2.66 2013
106 Tanzania 2.61 2013
107 Ecuador 2.59 2013
108 Iraq 2.57 2013
109 Malawi 2.56 2013
110 Romania 2.52 2013
111 Central African Republic 2.52 2013
112 Germany 2.51 2013
113 Chad 2.5 2013
114 Zimbabwe 2.43 2013
115 France 2.35 2013
116 Botswana 2.35 2013
117 Bosnia and Herzegovina 2.32 2013
118 United Kingdom 2.3 2013
119 Argentina 2.25 2013
120 Afghanistan 2.22 2013
121 Canada 2.2 2013
122 Italy 2.2 2013
123 Guinea 2.13 2008
124 Azerbaijan 2.09 2013
125 Morocco 2.05 2013
126 Liberia 2.01 2013
127 Panama 1.69 2013
128 Solomon Islands 1.67 2013
129 Australia 1.66 2013
130 Cambodia 1.64 2013
131 Ethiopia 1.62 2013
132 Mexico 1.58 2013
133 Tajikistan 1.52 2013
134 Paraguay 1.51 2013
135 Kuwait 1.48 2013
136 Kazakhstan 1.47 2013
137 Guatemala 1.46 2013
138 Syria 1.34 2013
139 Comoros 1.33 2013
140 Vietnam 1.32 2013
141 United Arab Emirates 1.28 2013
142 Zambia 1.27 2013
143 Togo 1.26 2013
144 Cameroon 1.22 2013
145 Thailand 1.17 2013
146 Cote d'Ivoire 1.16 2013
147 Uzbekistan 1.15 2013
148 Burkina Faso 1.12 2013
149 Saudi Arabia 1.11 2013
150 Ghana 1.11 2013
151 Chile 0.987 2013
152 Venezuela 0.984 2013
153 Lebanon 0.968 2013
154 Turkey 0.967 2013
155 South Korea 0.96 2013
156 Ukraine 0.942 2013
157 Mali 0.939 2013
158 Peru 0.938 2013
159 Niger 0.888 2013
160 Malaysia 0.776 2013
161 Benin 0.709 2013
162 Philippines 0.615 2013
163 Sri Lanka 0.6 2013
164 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.583 2013
165 Kenya 0.5 2013
166 Burma 0.471 2013
167 China 0.471 2013
168 Papua New Guinea 0.466 2013
169 Colombia 0.437 2013
170 Russia 0.428 2013
171 Bangladesh 0.422 2013
172 Indonesia 0.414 2013
173 Haiti 0.404 2013
174 Pakistan 0.398 2013
175 Oman 0.317 2013
176 Japan 0.299 2013
177 United States 0.243 2013
178 Brazil 0.219 2013
179 Nigeria 0.138 2013
180 Egypt 0.117 2013
181 Iran 0.113 2013
182 India 0.0491 2013
183 Yemen 0.0394 2013
=184 Vanuatu 0.0 2013
=184 Nauru 0.0 2013
=184 Palau 0.0 2013
=184 Qatar 0.0 2013
=184 Federated States of Micronesia 0.0 2013

Citation

"All countries compared for Government > Parliament > Seats held by women per million people", United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Government/Parliament/Seats-held-by-women-per-million-people

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