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Labor > Female decision makers: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Female legislators, senior officials and managers (as % of total). Data refer to the latest year available during the period 1991-2000. Those for countries that have implemented the recent International Standard Classification of Occupations (ISCO-88) are not strictly comparable with those for countries using the previous classification (ISCO-68).

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 United States 45% 2000
=2 Trinidad and Tobago 42% 2000
=2 Lithuania 42% 2000
4 Barbados 40% 2000
=5 Colombia 38% 2000
=5 New Zealand 38% 2000
=7 Belize 37% 2000
=7 Russia 37% 2000
=7 Latvia 37% 2000
=10 Ukraine 36% 2000
=10 Estonia 36% 2000
=10 Uruguay 36% 2000
=10 Bolivia 36% 2000
=10 Honduras 36% 2000
=15 Philippines 35% 2000
=15 Canada 35% 2000
=17 Ireland 34% 2000
=17 Hungary 34% 2000
=19 Panama 33% 2000
=19 Costa Rica 33% 2000
=19 El Salvador 33% 2000
=19 United Kingdom 33% 2000
=19 Poland 33% 2000
=24 Portugal 32% 2000
=24 Spain 32% 2000
=26 Slovenia 31% 2000
=26 The Bahamas 31% 2000
=26 Slovakia 31% 2000
=26 Dominican Republic 31% 2000
30 Sweden 29% 2000
European Union average (profile) 28.75% 2000
NATO countries average (profile) 28.43% 2000
=31 Peru 28% 2000
=31 Ecuador 28% 2000
=31 Austria 28% 2000
=31 Suriname 28% 2000
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 28% 2000
Eurozone average (profile) 27.93% 2000
High income OECD countries average (profile) 27.45% 2000
=35 Finland 27% 2000
=35 Thailand 27% 2000
=35 Iceland 27% 2000
=35 Netherlands 27% 2000
=35 Germany 27% 2000
=40 Czech Republic 26% 2000
=40 Australia 26% 2000
=40 Romania 26% 2000
=40 Chile 26% 2000
=40 Israel 26% 2000
=45 Croatia 25% 2000
=45 Greece 25% 2000
=45 Norway 25% 2000
=48 Venezuela 24% 2000
=48 Mexico 24% 2000
=50 Mauritius 23% 2000
=50 Paraguay 23% 2000
=50 Denmark 23% 2000
=50 Singapore 23% 2000
54 Switzerland 22% 2000
55 Malaysia 20% 2000
=56 Italy 19% 2000
=56 Belgium 19% 2000
58 Maldives 15% 2000
59 Cyprus 14% 2000
60 Egypt 10% 2000
=61 Japan 9% 2000
=61 Pakistan 9% 2000
=61 Turkey 9% 2000
64 United Arab Emirates 8% 2000
=65 Bangladesh 5% 2000
=65 South Korea 5% 2000
67 Sri Lanka 4% 2000

Citation

"Countries Compared by Labor > Female decision makers. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", calculated on the basis of occupational data from ILO (International Labour Organization). 2002. Laboursta Database. February 2002. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Labor/Female-decision-makers

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