Women in ministerial level positions

percent, 2005–2017

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    2005 Ranking
    1. Sweden 52.40
    2. Spain 50.00
    3. Finland 47.10
    4. Germany 46.20
    5. Norway 44.40
    6. South Africa 41.40
    7. Grenada 40.00
    8. Guinea Bissau 37.50
    9. Netherlands 36.00
    10. Rwanda 35.70
    11. Colombia 35.70
    12. El Salvador 35.30
    13. Austria 35.30
    14. Croatia 33.30
    15. Denmark 33.30
    16. Andorra 33.30
    17. Paraguay 30.80
    18. Barbados 29.40
    19. United Kingdom 28.60
    20. Lesotho 27.80
    21. Iceland 27.30
    22. Botswana 26.70
    23. Bahamas 26.70
    24. Philippines 25.00
    25. Costa Rica 25.00
    26. Guatemala 25.00
    27. Zambia 25.00
    28. Haiti 25.00
    29. Bulgaria 23.80
    30. Latvia 23.50
    31. Uganda 23.40
    32. Niger 23.10
    33. New Zealand 23.10
    34. Canada 23.10
    35. Georgia 22.20
    36. Guyana 22.20
    37. Timor Leste 22.20
    38. Ireland 21.40
    39. Belgium 21.40
    40. Senegal 20.60
    41. Togo 20.00
    42. Gambia 20.00
    43. Australia 20.00
    44. Liechtenstein 20.00
    45. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 20.00
    46. Namibia 19.00
    47. Benin 19.00
    48. Iraq 18.80
    49. Cape Verde 18.80
    50. Mali 18.50
    51. Trinidad and Tobago 18.20
    52. Kazakhstan 17.60
    53. Jamaica 17.60
    54. France 17.60
    55. Eritrea 17.60
    56. Ivory Coast 17.10
    57. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 16.70
    58. Israel 16.70
    59. Portugal 16.70
    60. Chile 16.70
    61. Cuba 16.20
    62. Estonia 15.40
    63. Antigua and Barbuda 15.40
    64. Tanzania 15.40
    65. Guinea 15.40
    66. Lithuania 15.40
    67. Malta 15.40
    68. Azerbaijan 15.00
    69. Burkina Faso 14.80
    70. Congo (Brazzaville) 14.70
    71. Zimbabwe 14.70
    72. Dominican Republic 14.30
    73. Nicaragua 14.30
    74. Saint Thomas and Principe 14.30
    75. United States 14.30
    76. Ecuador 14.30
    77. Malawi 14.30
    78. Panama 14.30
    79. Honduras 14.30
    80. Luxembourg 14.30
    81. Switzerland 14.30
    82. Venezuela 13.60
    83. Liberia 13.60
    84. Swaziland 13.30
    85. Sierra Leone 13.00
    86. Mozambique 13.00
    87. Seychelles 12.50
    88. Palau 12.50
    89. San Marino 12.50
    90. Japan 12.50
    91. Romania 12.50
    92. Kyrgyzstan 12.50
    93. Congo (Kinshasa) 12.50
    94. Ghana 11.80
    95. Gabon 11.80
    96. Suriname 11.80
    97. Hungary 11.80
    98. Maldives 11.80
    99. Peru 11.80
    100. Chad 11.50
    101. Vietnam 11.50
    102. Brazil 11.40
    103. Czech Republic 11.10
    104. Cameroon 11.10
    105. Bosnia and Herzegovina 11.10
    106. Moldova 11.10
    107. Indonesia 10.80
    108. Burundi 10.70
    109. Jordan 10.70
    110. Algeria 10.50
    111. Kenya 10.30
    112. Sri Lanka 10.30
    113. Central African Republic 10.00
    114. Afghanistan 10.00
    115. Nigeria 10.00
    116. Belarus 10.00
    117. Oman 10.00
    118. Slovakia 9.50
    119. Turkmenistan 9.50
    120. Mexico 9.40
    121. Malaysia 9.10
    122. Brunei 9.10
    123. Mauritania 9.10
    124. Fiji 9.10
    125. Bahrain 8.70
    126. Saint Lucia 8.30
    127. Bangladesh 8.30
    128. Argentina 8.30
    129. Vanuatu 8.30
    130. Italy 8.30
    131. Mauritius 8.00
    132. Qatar 7.70
    133. Thailand 7.70
    134. Samoa 7.70
    135. Nepal 7.40
    136. Tunisia 7.10
    137. Cambodia 7.10
    138. Lebanon 6.90
    139. Iran 6.70
    140. Bolivia 6.70
    141. China 6.30
    142. Belize 6.30
    143. Syria 6.30
    144. Slovenia 6.30
    145. Mongolia 5.90
    146. Morocco 5.90
    147. Ethiopia 5.90
    148. Madagascar 5.90
    149. Egypt 5.90
    150. Poland 5.90
    151. Angola 5.70
    152. Greece 5.60
    153. South Korea 5.60
    154. United Arab Emirates 5.60
    155. Ukraine 5.60
    156. Pakistan 5.60
    157. Djibouti 5.30
    158. Albania 5.30
    159. Equatorial Guinea 4.50
    160. Turkey 4.30
    161. Uzbekistan 3.60
    162. India 3.40
    163. Tajikistan 3.10
    164. Yemen 2.90
    165. Sudan 2.60
    166. Micronesia 0.00
    167. Serbia 0.00
    168. New Caledonia 0.00
    169. Turks and Caicos 0.00
    170. Aruba 0.00
    171. Cayman Islands 0.00
    172. Comoros 0.00
    173. Kosovo 0.00
    174. American Samoa 0.00
    175. Montenegro 0.00
    176. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 0.00
    177. West Bank and Gaza 0.00
    178. Isle of Man 0.00
    179. Northern Mariana Islands 0.00
    180. Hong Kong 0.00
    181. Tonga 0.00
    182. Saint Martin (France) 0.00
    183. Burma (Myanmar) 0.00
    184. Papua New Guinea 0.00
    185. Somalia 0.00
    186. Gibraltar 0.00
    187. South Sudan 0.00
    188. British Virgin Islands 0.00
    189. French Polynesia 0.00
    190. Macau 0.00
    191. Libya 0.00
    192. Greenland 0.00
    193. Guam 0.00
    194. Curacao 0.00
    195. Bermuda 0.00
    196. Channel Islands 0.00
    197. Faroe Islands 0.00
    198. Saint Martin (Netherlands) 0.00
    199. Puerto Rico 0.00
    2017 Ranking
    1. Afghanistan 0.00
    2. Palau 0.00
    3. Netherlands 0.00
    4. New Caledonia 0.00
    5. New Zealand 0.00
    6. Nicaragua 0.00
    7. Niger 0.00
    8. Nigeria 0.00
    9. Northern Mariana Islands 0.00
    10. Norway 0.00
    11. Oman 0.00
    12. Pakistan 0.00
    13. Panama 0.00
    14. Nauru 0.00
    15. Papua New Guinea 0.00
    16. Paraguay 0.00
    17. Peru 0.00
    18. Philippines 0.00
    19. Poland 0.00
    20. Portugal 0.00
    21. Puerto Rico 0.00
    22. Qatar 0.00
    23. Romania 0.00
    24. Russia 0.00
    25. Rwanda 0.00
    26. Nepal 0.00
    27. Namibia 0.00
    28. San Marino 0.00
    29. Mali 0.00
    30. Libya 0.00
    31. Liechtenstein 0.00
    32. Lithuania 0.00
    33. Luxembourg 0.00
    34. Macau 0.00
    35. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 0.00
    36. Madagascar 0.00
    37. Malawi 0.00
    38. Malaysia 0.00
    39. Maldives 0.00
    40. Malta 0.00
    41. Burma (Myanmar) 0.00
    42. Marshall Islands 0.00
    43. Mauritania 0.00
    44. Mauritius 0.00
    45. Mexico 0.00
    46. Micronesia 0.00
    47. Moldova 0.00
    48. Monaco 0.00
    49. Mongolia 0.00
    50. Montenegro 0.00
    51. Morocco 0.00
    52. Mozambique 0.00
    53. Samoa 0.00
    54. Saint Thomas and Principe 0.00
    55. Lesotho 0.00
    56. Ukraine 0.00
    57. Timor Leste 0.00
    58. Togo 0.00
    59. Tonga 0.00
    60. Trinidad and Tobago 0.00
    61. Tunisia 0.00
    62. Turkey 0.00
    63. Turkmenistan 0.00
    64. Turks and Caicos 0.00
    65. Tuvalu 0.00
    66. Uganda 0.00
    67. United Arab Emirates 0.00
    68. Tanzania 0.00
    69. United Kingdom 0.00
    70. United States 0.00
    71. Uruguay 0.00
    72. Uzbekistan 0.00
    73. Vanuatu 0.00
    74. Venezuela 0.00
    75. Vietnam 0.00
    76. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 0.00
    77. West Bank and Gaza 0.00
    78. Yemen 0.00
    79. Zambia 0.00
    80. Thailand 0.00
    81. Tajikistan 0.00
    82. Saudi Arabia 0.00
    83. South Africa 0.00
    84. Senegal 0.00
    85. Serbia 0.00
    86. Seychelles 0.00
    87. Sierra Leone 0.00
    88. Singapore 0.00
    89. Saint Martin (Netherlands) 0.00
    90. Slovakia 0.00
    91. Slovenia 0.00
    92. Solomon Islands 0.00
    93. Somalia 0.00
    94. South Sudan 0.00
    95. Syria 0.00
    96. Spain 0.00
    97. Sri Lanka 0.00
    98. Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.00
    99. Saint Lucia 0.00
    100. Saint Martin (France) 0.00
    101. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 0.00
    102. Sudan 0.00
    103. Suriname 0.00
    104. Swaziland 0.00
    105. Sweden 0.00
    106. Switzerland 0.00
    107. Liberia 0.00
    108. Lebanon 0.00
    109. Albania 0.00
    110. Channel Islands 0.00
    111. Bulgaria 0.00
    112. Burkina Faso 0.00
    113. Burundi 0.00
    114. Cape Verde 0.00
    115. Cambodia 0.00
    116. Cameroon 0.00
    117. Canada 0.00
    118. Cayman Islands 0.00
    119. Central African Republic 0.00
    120. Chad 0.00
    121. Chile 0.00
    122. British Virgin Islands 0.00
    123. China 0.00
    124. Colombia 0.00
    125. Comoros 0.00
    126. Congo (Kinshasa) 0.00
    127. Congo (Brazzaville) 0.00
    128. Costa Rica 0.00
    129. Ivory Coast 0.00
    130. Croatia 0.00
    131. Cuba 0.00
    132. Curacao 0.00
    133. Cyprus 0.00
    134. Brunei 0.00
    135. Brazil 0.00
    136. Denmark 0.00
    137. Azerbaijan 0.00
    138. Algeria 0.00
    139. American Samoa 0.00
    140. Andorra 0.00
    141. Angola 0.00
    142. Antigua and Barbuda 0.00
    143. Argentina 0.00
    144. Armenia 0.00
    145. Aruba 0.00
    146. Australia 0.00
    147. Austria 0.00
    148. Bahamas 0.00
    149. Botswana 0.00
    150. Bahrain 0.00
    151. Bangladesh 0.00
    152. Barbados 0.00
    153. Belarus 0.00
    154. Belgium 0.00
    155. Belize 0.00
    156. Benin 0.00
    157. Bermuda 0.00
    158. Bhutan 0.00
    159. Bolivia 0.00
    160. Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.00
    161. Czech Republic 0.00
    162. Djibouti 0.00
    163. Latvia 0.00
    164. Israel 0.00
    165. Honduras 0.00
    166. Hong Kong 0.00
    167. Hungary 0.00
    168. Iceland 0.00
    169. India 0.00
    170. Indonesia 0.00
    171. Iran 0.00
    172. Iraq 0.00
    173. Ireland 0.00
    174. Isle of Man 0.00
    175. Italy 0.00
    176. Guyana 0.00
    177. Jamaica 0.00
    178. Japan 0.00
    179. Jordan 0.00
    180. Kazakhstan 0.00
    181. Kenya 0.00
    182. Kiribati 0.00
    183. South Korea 0.00
    184. Kosovo 0.00
    185. Kuwait 0.00
    186. Kyrgyzstan 0.00
    187. Laos 0.00
    188. Haiti 0.00
    189. Guinea Bissau 0.00
    190. Dominica 0.00
    191. France 0.00
    192. Dominican Republic 0.00
    193. Ecuador 0.00
    194. Egypt 0.00
    195. El Salvador 0.00
    196. Equatorial Guinea 0.00
    197. Eritrea 0.00
    198. Estonia 0.00
    199. Ethiopia 0.00
    200. Faroe Islands 0.00
    201. Fiji 0.00
    202. Finland 0.00
    203. French Polynesia 0.00
    204. Guinea 0.00
    205. Gabon 0.00
    206. Gambia 0.00
    207. Georgia 0.00
    208. Germany 0.00
    209. Ghana 0.00
    210. Gibraltar 0.00
    211. Greece 0.00
    212. Greenland 0.00
    213. Grenada 0.00
    214. Guam 0.00
    215. Guatemala 0.00
    216. Zimbabwe 0.00

    Women in ministerial level positions is the number of women in ministerial or equivalent positions in the government.

    Source: World Bank