SDG 5 · Indicator

Seats held by women in national parliament


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The number of seats held by women in single or lower chambers of national parliaments, expressed as a percentage of all occupied seats. Seats refer to the number of parliamentary mandates, or the number of members of parliament.

Long-Term Objective

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Seats held by women in national parliament