Data

Name: EC Major Party Leadership 2016

Description: Organisations covered: Major political parties - those with at least 5% of seats in the national parliament (either of the upper or lower houses in case of a bicameral system). See mapping table for a list of organisations covered in each country. Positions covered: Party leader(s) and deputy leader(s). In the case that a party is governed by a group then the chair and deputy chair of the committee/group/board are counted. Main sources of data: "Party websites Direct contacts" Periodicity of data collection: Annual

Source: European Commission

Country Year Party Leaders, Women (n) Party Leaders, Men (n) Party Leaders, Women (%) Party Leaders, Men (%) Deputy Party Leaders, Women (n) Deputy Party Leaders, Men (n) Deputy Party Leaders, Women (%) Deputy Party Leaders, Men (%)
Belgium 2016 3 7 30 70 7 7 50 50
Bulgaria 2016 2 3 40 60 1 4 20 80
Czech Republic 2016 0 6 0 100 1 5 17 83
Denmark 2016 1 4 20 80 0 6 0 100
Germany 2016 3 4 43 57 3 4 43 57
Estonia 2016 0 6 0 100 9 9 50 50
Ireland 2016 1 3 25 75 1 2 33 67
Greece 2016 1 4 20 80 0 4 0 100
Spain 2016 1 2 33 67 1 1 50 50
France 2016 0 4 0 100 0 3 0 100
Croatia 2016 0 3 0 100 2 5 29 71
Italy 2016 0 4 0 100 1 3 25 75
Cyprus 2016 0 4 0 100 0 3 0 100
Latvia 2016 2 7 22 78 0 7 0 100
Lithuania 2016 0 6 0 100 3 7 30 70
Luxembourg 2016 2 4 33 67 3 5 38 62
Hungary 2016 0 4 0 100 0 6 0 100
Malta 2016 0 2 0 100 0 2 0 100
Netherlands 2016 3 4 43 57 3 4 43 57
Austria 2016 1 3 25 75 1 4 20 80
Poland 2016 0 4 0 100 5 10 33 67
Portugal 2016 2 3 40 60 0 2 0 100
Romania 2016 1 5 17 83 0 2 0 100
Slovenia 2016 1 4 20 80 5 7 42 58
Slovakia 2016 0 7 0 100 2 8 20 80
Finland 2016 0 6 0 100 5 5 50 50
Sweden 2016 3 5 38 62 4 1 80 20
United Kingdom 2016 1 3 25 75 1 4 20 80
Montenegro 2016 0 5 0 100 0 11 0 100
Macedonia, the Former Yugoslav Republic of 2016 0 4 0 100 2 5 29 71
Serbia 2016 0 3 0 100 2 1 67 33
Turkey 2016 1 4 20 80 1 4 20 80
Iceland 2016 1 4 20 80 3 2 60 40
Liechtenstein 2016 0 4 0 100 1 4 20 80
Norway 2016 3 3 50 50 2 4 33 67
All countries 2016 33 148 18 82 69 161 30 70
EU-28 2016 28 121 19 81 58 130 31 69