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Positions Indicator: Count of Female Police Personnel at National Level UNODC-2004-2014 "Police Personnel" means personnel in public agencies as at 31 December whose principal functions are the prevention, detection and investigation of crime and the apprehension of alleged offenders. Data concerning support staff (secretaries, clerks, etc.) should be excluded. Data supplied by countries may not exactly reflect the definition provided. Data Interpretation: When using the figures, any cross-national comparison should be conducted with caution because of different definitions and organisational arrangements that exist across national criminal justice systems. 97
Positions Indicator: Proportion of women in national executive branch leadership positions (Europe) European Commission Gender Balance in Decision-making Positions Database Ministers and Junior Ministers by Gender for Q4 2016 Data collected between 12/10/2016-27/10/2016 AT: President data refers to situation as of 08 July 2016; the last day of the outgoing president’s term of office. Results of the presidential elections held in May were annulled. Currently, the 3 presidents of the National Council are designated as acting presidents until the re-vote takes place on 04 December 2016. Organisations covered: National governments. See mapping table for a list of organisations covered in each country. Positions covered: "President (where relevant) Prime minister Senior ministers: members of the government who have a seat on the cabinet or council of ministers Junior ministers: members of the government who do not have a seat on the cabinet Note that the names of the positions covered vary between countries. See mapping table for a list of positions covered at each level." Main sources of data: "Official websites Direct contacts" 35
Proportion of Women National Ministry Administrators (Europe) European Commission, Gender Balance in Decision-making Positions Database Organisations covered: Ministries or government departments at national level. See mapping table for a detailed breakdown by function and by country. Positions covered: Level 1 administrators: highest level of administrative (non-political) positions within each ministry. Level 2 administrators: second level of administrative (non-political) positions within each ministry. Note that the names of the positions covered vary between countries and even between ministries in the same country. See mapping table for a list of positions covered at each level. Main sources of data: Direct contacts Periodicity of data collection: Annual 35
Worldwide Population by sex UN Statistics Division, The World's Women 2015 World-wide total percentages of Male and Female population 1
Pathways Indicator: % Women candidates in Parliamentary elections Inter-Parliamentary Union PARLINE Database The PARLINE database contains information on the structure and working methods of 270 parliamentary chambers in all of the 193 countries where a national legislature exists. 57
Pathways Indicator: % Women candidates in Parliamentary elections (lower house) Inter-Parliamentary Union PARLINE Database The PARLINE database contains information on the structure and working methods of 270 parliamentary chambers in all of the 193 countries where a national legislature exists. 1
Pathways Indicator: % Women candidates in Parliamentary elections (Upper House) Inter-Parliamentary Union PARLINE Database The PARLINE database contains information on the structure and working methods of 270 parliamentary chambers in all of the 193 countries where a national legislature exists. 5
Pathways Indicator: % Women Deputy Leader of Parties European Commission Gender Balance in Decision-making Positions Database As part of its commitment to promoting gender equality in decision-making, the European Commission established in 2003 a database monitoring the numbers of men and women in key decision-making positions in order to provide reliable statistics that can be used to draw comparisons between European countries and monitor the current situation and trends through time. The database covers positions of power and influence in politics, public administration, the judiciary, various key areas of the economy, public decision-making positions which deal with the environment and media. Data may cover international, European, national, regional and local levels and currently include 35 countries – the 28 EU Member States, four candidate countries (Montenegro, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Serbia and Turkey) and the remaining EEA countries (Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway). 35
Pathways Indicator: Children out of school, primary, female The World Bank, World Development Indicators Children out of school are the number of primary-school-age children not enrolled in primary or secondary school. 114
Pathways Indicator: % Women Leaders of Major Parties European Commission Gender Balance in Decision-making Positions Database As part of its commitment to promoting gender equality in decision-making, the European Commission established in 2003 a database monitoring the numbers of men and women in key decision-making positions in order to provide reliable statistics that can be used to draw comparisons between European countries and monitor the current situation and trends through time. The database covers positions of power and influence in politics, public administration, the judiciary, various key areas of the economy, public decision-making positions which deal with the environment and media. Data may cover international, European, national, regional and local levels and currently include 35 countries – the 28 EU Member States, four candidate countries (Montenegro, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Serbia and Turkey) and the remaining EEA countries (Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway). 35
Pathways Indicator: Children out of school, primary, male The World Bank, World Development Indicators Children out of school are the number of primary-school-age children not enrolled in primary or secondary school. 114
Pathways Indicator: Contraceptive prevalence, modern methods (% of women ages 15-49) The World Bank Databank Contraceptive prevalence rate is the percentage of women who are practicing, or whose sexual partners are practicing, at least one modern method of contraception. It is usually measured for women ages 15-49 who are married or in union. Modern methods of contraception include female and male sterilization, oral hormonal pills, the intra-uterine device (IUD), the male condom, injectables, the implant (including Norplant), vaginal barrier methods, the female condom and emergency contraception. 29
Pathways Indicator: Does the quota have legal sanctions (Lower/Single House) 1=yes, 0=no Inter-Parliamentary Union PARLINE Database The PARLINE database contains information on the structure and working methods of 270 parliamentary chambers in all of the 193 countries where a national legislature exists. 85
Pathways Indicator: Does the quota have legal sanctions (Upper House) 1=yes, 0=no Inter-Parliamentary Union The PARLINE database contains information on the structure and working methods of 270 parliamentary chambers in all of the 193 countries where a national legislature exists. 38
Pathways Indicator: Educational attainment, completed Bachelor's or equivalent, population 25+ years, female (%) World Bank United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization ( UNESCO ) Institute for Statistics. 51
Pathways Indicator: Educational attainment, completed Bachelor's or equivalent, population 25+ years, male (%) World Bank United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization ( UNESCO ) Institute for Statistics. 51
Pathways Indicator: Educational attainment, completed upper secondary, population 25+ years, female (%) World Bank United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization ( UNESCO ) Institute for Statistics. 72
Pathways Indicator: Educational attainment, completed upper secondary, population 25+ years, male (%) World Bank United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization ( UNESCO ) Institute for Statistics. 72
Pathways Indicator: Employment Female <15 International Labour Organization Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Employment is defined as persons of working age who, during a short reference period, were engaged in any activity to produce goods or provide services for pay or profit, whether at work during the reference period (i.e. who worked in a job for at least one hour) or not at work due to temporary absence from a job, or to working-time arrangements. 6
Pathways Indicator: Employment Female15-24 International Labour Organization Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Employment is defined as persons of working age who, during a short reference period, were engaged in any activity to produce goods or provide services for pay or profit, whether at work during the reference period (i.e. who worked in a job for at least one hour) or not at work due to temporary absence from a job, or to working-time arrangements. 98