Gender Inequality Index

scale 0-1, 1995–2015

Info Edit
    1995 Ranking
    1. Niger 0.83
    2. Mauritania 0.81
    3. Pakistan 0.77
    4. Gambia 0.75
    5. Togo 0.74
    6. Central African Republic 0.74
    7. Mali 0.73
    8. Sudan 0.72
    9. Malawi 0.72
    10. Morocco 0.71
    11. Nepal 0.71
    12. Ivory Coast 0.71
    13. Kenya 0.71
    14. Cameroon 0.70
    15. India 0.69
    16. Tonga 0.68
    17. Benin 0.68
    18. Algeria 0.68
    19. Jordan 0.67
    20. Papua New Guinea 0.67
    21. Iran 0.67
    22. Egypt 0.67
    23. Mozambique 0.66
    24. Cambodia 0.66
    25. Iraq 0.66
    26. Bangladesh 0.66
    27. Swaziland 0.65
    28. Tanzania 0.65
    29. Uganda 0.65
    30. Maldives 0.65
    31. United Arab Emirates 0.64
    32. Turkey 0.63
    33. Nicaragua 0.63
    34. Senegal 0.63
    35. Ghana 0.63
    36. Zambia 0.63
    37. Gabon 0.61
    38. Zimbabwe 0.60
    39. Guatemala 0.60
    40. Ecuador 0.59
    41. Kuwait 0.59
    42. Rwanda 0.58
    43. Indonesia 0.58
    44. Lesotho 0.58
    45. Paraguay 0.58
    46. Dominican Republic 0.57
    47. Syria 0.57
    48. Tajikistan 0.56
    49. Namibia 0.56
    50. Botswana 0.55
    51. Venezuela 0.55
    52. Peru 0.55
    53. Colombia 0.54
    54. Tunisia 0.53
    55. El Salvador 0.53
    56. Panama 0.52
    57. Belize 0.52
    58. Kyrgyzstan 0.51
    59. Brazil 0.51
    60. Mexico 0.51
    61. Mongolia 0.50
    62. Fiji 0.50
    63. Moldova 0.49
    64. Philippines 0.48
    65. Ukraine 0.48
    66. Jamaica 0.48
    67. Mauritius 0.48
    68. Chile 0.48
    69. Romania 0.47
    70. Sri Lanka 0.47
    71. Armenia 0.47
    72. Russia 0.47
    73. Costa Rica 0.46
    74. Kazakhstan 0.45
    75. Uruguay 0.44
    76. Argentina 0.43
    77. Cuba 0.43
    78. Trinidad and Tobago 0.43
    79. Georgia 0.43
    80. South Africa 0.42
    81. Latvia 0.41
    82. Thailand 0.40
    83. Malaysia 0.40
    84. Estonia 0.39
    85. Vietnam 0.38
    86. Bulgaria 0.37
    87. Barbados 0.37
    88. Turkmenistan 0.37
    89. Cyprus 0.35
    90. Malta 0.33
    91. Lithuania 0.33
    92. Hungary 0.32
    93. United States 0.31
    94. Greece 0.28
    95. Croatia 0.28
    96. South Korea 0.28
    97. Poland 0.26
    98. Czech Republic 0.25
    99. Singapore 0.25
    100. Slovakia 0.25
    101. Slovenia 0.25
    102. Israel 0.24
    103. Portugal 0.24
    104. United Kingdom 0.24
    105. New Zealand 0.22
    106. France 0.22
    107. Ireland 0.20
    108. Luxembourg 0.20
    109. Italy 0.20
    110. Austria 0.19
    111. Canada 0.18
    112. Iceland 0.18
    113. Australia 0.18
    114. Belgium 0.16
    115. Japan 0.16
    116. Spain 0.16
    117. Germany 0.16
    118. Norway 0.12
    119. Switzerland 0.12
    120. Netherlands 0.11
    121. Finland 0.10
    122. Denmark 0.10
    123. Sweden 0.09
    2015 Ranking
    1. Yemen 0.77
    2. Niger 0.70
    3. Chad 0.70
    4. Mali 0.69
    5. Ivory Coast 0.67
    6. Afghanistan 0.67
    7. Congo (Kinshasa) 0.66
    8. Tonga 0.66
    9. Sierra Leone 0.65
    10. Liberia 0.65
    11. Gambia 0.64
    12. Mauritania 0.63
    13. Burkina Faso 0.62
    14. Malawi 0.61
    15. Benin 0.61
    16. Papua New Guinea 0.60
    17. Haiti 0.59
    18. Congo (Brazzaville) 0.59
    19. Sudan 0.58
    20. Mozambique 0.57
    21. Cameroon 0.57
    22. Swaziland 0.57
    23. Kenya 0.57
    24. Togo 0.56
    25. Syria 0.55
    26. Lesotho 0.55
    27. Ghana 0.55
    28. Pakistan 0.55
    29. Tanzania 0.54
    30. Gabon 0.54
    31. Qatar 0.54
    32. Zimbabwe 0.54
    33. India 0.53
    34. Zambia 0.53
    35. Iraq 0.53
    36. Saint Thomas and Principe 0.52
    37. Uganda 0.52
    38. Senegal 0.52
    39. Bangladesh 0.52
    40. Iran 0.51
    41. Guyana 0.51
    42. Ethiopia 0.50
    43. Nepal 0.50
    44. Morocco 0.49
    45. Guatemala 0.49
    46. Cambodia 0.48
    47. Jordan 0.48
    48. Bhutan 0.48
    49. Namibia 0.47
    50. Burundi 0.47
    51. Dominican Republic 0.47
    52. Laos 0.47
    53. Indonesia 0.47
    54. Paraguay 0.46
    55. Nicaragua 0.46
    56. Honduras 0.46
    57. Venezuela 0.46
    58. Panama 0.46
    59. Suriname 0.45
    60. Bolivia 0.45
    61. Samoa 0.44
    62. Philippines 0.44
    63. Botswana 0.44
    64. Algeria 0.43
    65. Jamaica 0.42
    66. Brazil 0.41
    67. South Africa 0.39
    68. Kyrgyzstan 0.39
    69. Colombia 0.39
    70. Ecuador 0.39
    71. Sri Lanka 0.39
    72. Peru 0.39
    73. El Salvador 0.38
    74. Rwanda 0.38
    75. Lebanon 0.38
    76. Mauritius 0.38
    77. Belize 0.38
    78. Burma (Myanmar) 0.37
    79. Thailand 0.37
    80. Bahamas 0.36
    81. Georgia 0.36
    82. Fiji 0.36
    83. Saint Lucia 0.35
    84. Mexico 0.35
    85. Romania 0.34
    86. Vietnam 0.34
    87. Kuwait 0.34
    88. Turkey 0.33
    89. Azerbaijan 0.33
    90. Trinidad and Tobago 0.32
    91. Chile 0.32
    92. Tajikistan 0.32
    93. Maldives 0.31
    94. Costa Rica 0.31
    95. Cuba 0.30
    96. Armenia 0.29
    97. Barbados 0.29
    98. Malaysia 0.29
    99. Tunisia 0.29
    100. Uzbekistan 0.29
    101. Uruguay 0.28
    102. Ukraine 0.28
    103. Oman 0.28
    104. Mongolia 0.28
    105. Russia 0.27
    106. Albania 0.27
    107. Saudi Arabia 0.26
    108. Hungary 0.25
    109. Bahrain 0.23
    110. Moldova 0.23
    111. United Arab Emirates 0.23
    112. Bulgaria 0.22
    113. Malta 0.22
    114. United States 0.20
    115. Kazakhstan 0.20
    116. Latvia 0.19
    117. Serbia 0.19
    118. Slovakia 0.18
    119. Libya 0.17
    120. China 0.16
    121. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 0.16
    122. Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.16
    123. New Zealand 0.16
    124. Montenegro 0.16
    125. Belarus 0.14
    126. Croatia 0.14
    127. Poland 0.14
    128. Estonia 0.13
    129. United Kingdom 0.13
    130. Czech Republic 0.13
    131. Ireland 0.13
    132. Lithuania 0.12
    133. Australia 0.12
    134. Greece 0.12
    135. Japan 0.12
    136. Cyprus 0.12
    137. Israel 0.10
    138. France 0.10
    139. Canada 0.10
    140. Portugal 0.09
    141. Italy 0.09
    142. Spain 0.08
    143. Austria 0.08
    144. Luxembourg 0.08
    145. Belgium 0.07
    146. Singapore 0.07
    147. South Korea 0.07
    148. Germany 0.07
    149. Finland 0.06
    150. Slovenia 0.05
    151. Norway 0.05
    152. Iceland 0.05
    153. Sweden 0.05
    154. Netherlands 0.04
    155. Denmark 0.04
    156. Switzerland 0.04

    A composite measure reflecting inequality in achievements between women and men in three dimensions: reproductive health, empowerment, and the labor market.

    Source: UNDP