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People > Fertility > Maternity leave > Weeks of leave given: Countries Compared

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Sweden 2,058 2013
=2 Norway 223 2013
=2 United Kingdom 223 2013
=4 Slovakia 120 2013
=4 Czech Republic 120 2013
=6 Isle of Man 112 2013
=6 Ireland 112 2013
=6 Iceland 112 2013
9 Hungary 103 2013
10 Liechtenstein 86 2013
=11 Jersey 78 2013
=11 Australia 78 2013
=11 Denmark 78 2013
=11 Guernsey 78 2013
=11 Venezuela 78 2013
=11 Cyprus 78 2013
=11 Cuba 78 2013
=11 Chile 78 2013
=19 Canada 73 2013
=19 Serbia 73 2013
=19 Greece 73 2013
=22 Netherlands 69 2013
=22 Monaco 69 2013
=22 Turkey 69 2013
=22 France 69 2013
=22 Bangladesh 69 2013
=22 Luxembourg 69 2013
=22 Andorra 69 2013
=22 Spain 69 2013
=22 Austria 69 2013
=22 Poland 69 2013
=22 Singapore 69 2013
33 Belgium 65 2013
=34 Cameroon 60 2013
=34 Burkina Faso 60 2013
=34 Madagascar 60 2013
=34 Libya 60 2013
=34 Central African Republic 60 2013
=34 Guinea 60 2013
=34 Panama 60 2013
=34 Belize 60 2013
=34 Morocco 60 2013
=34 Colombia 60 2013
=34 Israel 60 2013
=34 Senegal 60 2013
=34 Mauritania 60 2013
=34 Gabon 60 2013
=34 New Zealand 60 2013
=34 Somalia 60 2013
=34 Cote d'Ivoire 60 2013
=34 Benin 60 2013
=34 Togo 60 2013
=34 Mali 60 2013
=34 Chad 60 2013
=34 Japan 60 2013
=34 Niger 60 2013
=34 Algeria 60 2013
=34 Switzerland 60 2013
=34 Seychelles 60 2013
=34 Djibouti 60 2013
=34 Malta 60 2013
=34 Democratic Republic of the Congo 60 2013
=34 Germany 60 2013
=34 Comoros 60 2013
=65 Trinidad and Tobago 56 2013
=65 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 56 2013
=65 Saint Kitts and Nevis 56 2013
=65 British Virgin Islands 56 2013
=65 Antigua and Barbuda 56 2013
=65 Guyana 56 2013
=71 Swaziland 52 2013
=71 Dominica 52 2013
=71 Tanzania 52 2013
=71 Vanuatu 52 2013
=71 Dominican Republic 52 2013
=71 Mauritius 52 2013
=71 Barbados 52 2013
=71 Nigeria 52 2013
=71 Ecuador 52 2013
=71 El Salvador 52 2013
=71 Rwanda 52 2013
=71 Mexico 52 2013
=71 Paraguay 52 2013
=71 Botswana 52 2013
=71 Bolivia 52 2013
=71 Ghana 52 2013
=71 The Bahamas 52 2013
=71 Pakistan 52 2013
=71 Albania 52 2013
=71 Equatorial Guinea 52 2013
=71 India 52 2013
=71 Lesotho 52 2013
=71 Solomon Islands 52 2013
=71 Bermuda 52 2013
=71 United States 52 2013
=71 Angola 52 2013
=71 Kiribati 52 2013
=71 Haiti 52 2013
=71 Gambia 52 2013
=71 Uruguay 52 2013
=71 Burundi 52 2013
=71 Nicaragua 52 2013
=71 Zambia 52 2013
=71 Burma 52 2013
=71 Honduras 52 2013
=71 Sri Lanka 52 2013
=71 Namibia 52 2013
108 Bulgaria 45 2013
=109 Hong Kong 43 2013
=109 Jordan 43 2013
=109 Saudi Arabia 43 2013
112 Brunei 39 2013
=113 Malawi 35 2013
=113 Sudan 35 2013
=113 Jamaica 35 2013
116 Lebanon 30 2013
117 Armenia 28 2013
=118 Philippines 26 2013
=118 Papua New Guinea 26 2013
120 Ukraine 25 2013
=121 Portugal 24 2013
=121 Mongolia 24 2013
=121 Brazil 24 2013
124 Turkmenistan 22 2013
125 Finland 21 2013
=126 Tajikistan 20 2013
=126 Estonia 20 2013
=126 Russia 20 2013
129 Zimbabwe 19 2013
=130 Ethiopia 18 2013
=130 South Korea 18 2013
=130 Afghanistan 18 2013
=130 Thailand 18 2013
=130 Moldova 18 2013
=130 Uzbekistan 18 2013
=130 Lithuania 18 2013
=130 Cambodia 18 2013
=130 Argentina 18 2013
=130 Azerbaijan 18 2013
=130 Peru 18 2013
=130 Laos 18 2013
=130 China 18 2013
=130 Romania 18 2013
=130 Belarus 18 2013
=130 Iran 18 2013
=130 Egypt 18 2013
=130 Kazakhstan 18 2013
=130 Kyrgyzstan 18 2013
=149 Fiji 16 2013
=149 Guatemala 16 2013
=149 Latvia 16 2013
=152 Syria 15 2013
=152 Slovenia 15 2013
154 Kuwait 14 2013
=155 Malaysia 12 2013
=155 Sao Tome and Principe 12 2013
=155 Cape Verde 12 2013
=155 Yemen 12 2013
=155 Eritrea 12 2013
=155 Mozambique 12 2013
=155 Uganda 12 2013
=155 Iraq 12 2013
=155 Guinea-Bissau 12 2013
=164 Qatar 10 2013
=164 Nepal 10 2013
=166 Bahrain 9 2013
=166 Republic of Macedonia 9 2013
=166 United Arab Emirates 9 2013
=169 Bosnia and Herzegovina 5 2013
=169 Italy 5 2013
=169 San Marino 5 2013
=169 Croatia 5 2013
=173 Costa Rica 4 2013
=173 Vietnam 4 2013
=173 South Africa 4 2013
=176 Indonesia 3 2013
=176 Kenya 3 2013
=176 Saint Lucia 3 2013
=176 Grenada 3 2013
180 Tunisia 1 2013

Citation

"All countries compared for People > Fertility > Maternity leave > Weeks of leave given", United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Fertility/Maternity-leave/Weeks-of-leave-given

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