SDG 5 · Indicator

Seats held by women in national parliament

%


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Description

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

SDG Target

The long-term objective for this indicator is a value of 50.

Reference

IPU

Seats held by women in national parliament

%
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Bangladesh

Brazil

China

India

Indonesia

Mexico

Nigeria

Pakistan

Russian Federation

United States

Source: IPU

Seats held by women in national parliament