Data

Name: Positions Indicator: Proportion of women in public administration, proportion of women in decision-making positions in public administration

Description: Public administration, as defined by UNDP GEPA in the first phase of the initiative: agencies and actions of the executive branch of the state at the central/national, regional and local levels. Decision-making positions, as defined by UNDP GEPA in the first phase: non-elected decision-making or leadership positions.

Source: UNDP Gender Equality in Public Administration

Country Region Women In Civil Service (percent) Men In Civil Service (percent) Year1 Women In Decision Making In Civil Service (percent) Men In Decision Making In Civil Service (percent) Year2
Benin RBA 23 77 2013 36.56 63.44 2013
Burkina Faso RBA 35.9 64.1 2014
Burundi RBA 48.6 51.4 2015 34.2 65.8 2015
Chad RBA 19.4 80.6 2011
Ethiopia RBA 21.9 78.1 2012
Ghana RBA 36.9 63.1 2015
Kenya RBA 36 64 2015 28 72 2015
Mali RBA 28 72 2011 15 85 2011
Mauritania RBA 25.2 74.8 2015
Mauritius RBA 23.6 76.4 2014
Niger RBA 34.4 65.6 2015 23.5 76.5 2015
Nigeria RBA 34 66 2014 37.6 62.4 2014
Rwanda RBA 43.5 56.5 2016
Seychelles RBA 56.7 43.3 2015
South Africa RBA 60.2 39.8 2016 41.06 58.94 2016
Tajikistan RBA 29 71 2015 35.1 64.9 2013
Uganda RBA 33 67 2011 22 78 2011
Zimbabwe RBA 25 75 2015
Algeria RBAS 30.3 69.7 2015
Bahrain RBAS 47.8 52.2 2011 45 55 2014
Egypt RBAS 23.7 76.3 2015
Jordan RBAS 44 56 2014
Kuwait RBAS 51.8 48.2 2015
Morocco RBAS 34.3 65.7 2014 23.2 76.8 2014
Oman RBAS 47.5 52.5 2015 21.6 78.4 2015
Qatar RBAS 17 83 2015 12 88 2015
Saudi Arabia RBAS 2 98 2016 0 100 2014
Somalia RBAS 26.5 73.5 2011
Somaliland 30 70 2011
Puntland 23 77 2011
Yemen RBAS 17.8 82.2 2014
Afghanistan RBAP 32.6 67.4 2009 9.8 90.2 2014
Bangladesh RBAP 11 89 2013 10.98 89.02 2013
Bhutan RBAP 34.8 65.2 2015 9.2 90.8 2015
Cambodia RBAP 63 37 2013 11 89 2013
China RBAP 9.1 90.9 2014
India RBAP 18.3 81.7 2015 18.7 81.3 2015
Indonesia RBAP 0.486 99.514 2014 16.6 83.4 2014
Indonesia RBAP 27.2 72.8 2012
Kyrgyzstan RBAP 43.5 56.5 2013 4 96 2005
Malaysia RBAP 57.1 42.9 2015 37.1 62.9 2015
Maldives RBAP 52.2 47.8 2011 25.9 74.1 2011
Myanmar RBAP 52.3 47.7 2015 40 60 2015
Nepal RBAP 15.3 84.7 2014
Philippines RBAP 58.7 41.3 2010
Thailand RBAP 65.8 34.2 2015 32.3 67.7 2010
East Timor RBAP 31 69 2015
United States Virgin Islands RBAP 29.4 70.6 2016
Albania RBEC 48 52 2014 31 69 2015
Armenia RBEC 26.9 73.1 2014
Azerbaijan RBEC 28.5 71.5 2014 9.8 90.2 2015
Belarus RBEC 70.1 29.9 2015 54.7 45.3 2015
Bosnia and Herzegovina RBEC 52.6 47.4 2015 2015
Finland RBEC 48.6 51.4 2014 48.6 51.4 2015
Georgia RBEC 31.2 68.8 2015 18.8 81.2 2013
Kazakhstan RBEC 51 49 2014
South Korea RBEC 23.9 76.1 2015 26.3 73.7 2014
Kyrgyzstan RBEC 39.8 60.2 2011 25.5 74.5 2011
Federated States of Micronesia RBEC 70.9 29.1 2015 61.5 38.5 2014
Montenegro RBEC 56.3 43.7 2014 65.8 34.2 2014
Republic of Serbia RBEC 62.2 37.8 2016 41 59 2014
Tajikistan RBEC 22.4 77.6 2014 18.3 81.7 n/a
Turkey RBEC 40.4 59.6 2016
Turkmenistan RBEC
Ukraine RBEC
Uzbekistan RBEC
Antigua and Barbuda RBLAC 65.8 34.2 2007 51.2 48.8 2013
Argentina RBLAC 27 73 2014
The Bahamas RBLAC 57.4 42.6 2016
Barbados RBLAC 49.4 50.6 2014 50 50 2012
Bolivia RBLAC 57.6 42.4 2009
Chile RBLAC 57.8 42.2 2015 26.6 73.4 2014
Colombia RBLAC 48.6 51.4 2010 45 55 2015
Costa Rica RBLAC 35.9 64.1 2016
Dominican Republic RBLAC 64.5 35.5 2016
El Salvador RBLAC 50 50 2015
Grenada RBLAC 48.4 51.6 2011
Guatemala RBLAC 51 49 2010
Guyana RBLAC 42.4 57.6 2002
Haiti RBLAC 32.9 67.1 2014
Jamaica RBLAC 49.3 50.7 2016
Mexico RBLAC 36.3 63.7 2009 20.6 79.4 2014
Nicaragua RBLAC 25.5 74.5 2014
Peru RBLAC 42 58 2016
Sri Lanka RBLAC 46.5 53.5 2001
Sri Lanka RBLAC 46.8 53.2 2016
Sri Lanka RBLAC 58.9 41.1 2015
Suriname RBLAC 50 50 2002
Uruguay RBLAC 51.8 48.2 2013
Australia OECD 57.9 42.1 2015 48.2 51.8 2015
Austria OECD 26.4 73.6 2015 30 70 2016
Belgium OECD 56 44 2015 13 87 2016
Canada OECD 55 45 2015 46.4 53.6 2015
Czech Republic OECD 24 76 2016
Denmark OECD 67.7 32.3 2015 22 78 2016
Estonia OECD 66.4 33.6 2015 23 77 2016
Finland OECD 48.6 51.4 2014 33 67 2016
France OECD 62.3 37.7 2015 30 70 2016
Germany OECD 51.5 48.5 2009 23 77 2016
Greece OECD 45.6 54.4 2015 46 54 2016
Hungary OECD 60.4 39.6 2015 16 84 2016
Iceland OECD 2015 63 37 2016
Ireland OECD 36 64 2015 6 94 2016
Italy OECD 55.9 44.1 2015 30 70 2016
Latvia OECD 63.8 36.2 2009 46 54 2016
Luxembourg OECD 48 52 2015 19 81 2016
Netherlands OECD 40.6 59.4 2015 23 77 2016
New Zealand OECD 57.6 42.4 2015 42.1 57.9 2012
Norway OECD 66.7 33.3 2015 25 75 2016
Poland OECD 59.7 40.3 2009 53 47 2016
Portugal OECD 57 43 2015 36 64 2016
Sint Maarten OECD 59.5 40.5 2015 41 59 2016
Slovenia OECD 69.8 30.2 2015 52 48 2016
Spain OECD 54.3 45.7 2015 37 63 2016
Sweden OECD 71.8 28.2 2009 42 58 2016
Switzerland OECD 56.5 43.5 2015 18.9 81.1 2015
Turkey OECD 23 77 2013 0 100 2016
United Kingdom OECD 65.9 34.1 2015 22 78 2016
United States of America OECD 43.2 56.8 2015 34.4 65.6 2015