Data

Name: Pathways Does the law mandate paid or unpaid maternity leave?

Description: Women, Business and the Law is a World Bank Group project that collects data on gender inequality in the law. Since the launch of the Women Business and the Law 2016 report, data has been collected in additional economies. The World Bank website features data of 189 economies worldwide.

Source: World Bank, WBL

Country ISO A3 Year Notes Does The Law Mandate Paid Or Unpaid Maternity Leave?
Afghanistan AFG 2016 Yes
Angola AGO 2016 Yes
Albania ALB 2016 Yes
United Arab Emirates ARE 2016 Yes
Argentina ARG 2016 Yes
Armenia ARM 2016 Yes
Antigua and Barbuda ATG 2016 Yes
Australia AUS 2016 No
Austria AUT 2016 Yes
Azerbaijan AZE 2016 Yes
Burundi BDI 2016 Yes
Belgium BEL 2016 Yes
Benin BEN 2016 Yes
Burkina Faso BFA 2016 Yes
Bangladesh BGD 2016 Yes
Bulgaria BGR 2016 Yes
Bahrain BHR 2016 Yes
The Bahamas BHS 2016 Yes
Bosnia and Herzegovina BIH 2016 Yes
Belarus BLR 2016 Yes
Belize BLZ 2016 Yes
Bolivia BOL 2016 Yes
Brazil BRA 2016 Yes
Barbados BRB 2016 Yes
Brunei BRN 2016 Yes
Bhutan BTN 2016 Yes
Botswana BWA 2016 Yes
Central African Republic CAF 2016 Yes
Canada CAN 2016 Yes
Switzerland CHE 2016 Yes
Chile CHL 2016 Yes
China CHN 2016 Yes
Ivory Coast CIV 2016 Yes
Cameroon CMR 2016 Yes
Democratic Republic of the Congo COD 2016 Yes
Republic of Congo COG 2016 Yes
Colombia COL 2016 Yes
Comoros COM 2016 Yes
Cape Verde CPV 2016 Yes
Costa Rica CRI 2016 Yes
Cyprus CYP 2016 Yes
Czech Republic CZE 2016 Yes
Germany DEU 2016 Yes
Djibouti DJI 2016 Yes
Dominica DMA 2016 Yes
Denmark DNK 2016 Yes
Dominican Republic DOM 2016 Yes
Algeria DZA 2016 Yes
Ecuador ECU 2016 Yes
Egypt EGY 2016 Yes
Eritrea ERI 2016 Yes
Spain ESP 2016 Yes
Estonia EST 2016 Yes
Ethiopia ETH 2016 Yes
Finland FIN 2016 Yes
Fiji FJI 2016 Yes
France FRA 2016 Yes
Federated States of Micronesia FSM 2016 No
Gabon GAB 2016 Yes
United Kingdom GBR 2016 Yes
Georgia GEO 2016 Yes
Ghana GHA 2016 Yes
Guinea GIN 2016 Yes
Gambia GMB 2016 Yes
Guinea Bissau GNB 2016 Yes
Equatorial Guinea GNQ 2016 Yes
Greece GRC 2016 Yes
Grenada GRD 2016 Yes
Guatemala GTM 2016 Yes
Guyana GUY 2016 Yes
Hong Kong S.A.R. HKG 2016 Yes
Honduras HND 2016 Yes
Croatia HRV 2016 Yes
Haiti HTI 2016 Yes
Hungary HUN 2016 Yes
Indonesia IDN 2016 Yes
India IND 2016 Yes
Ireland IRL 2016 Yes
Iran IRN 2016 Yes
Iraq IRQ 2016 Yes
Iceland ISL 2016 Yes
Israel ISR 2016 Yes
Italy ITA 2016 Yes
Jamaica JAM 2016 Yes
Jordan JOR 2016 Yes
Japan JPN 2016 Yes
Kazakhstan KAZ 2016 Yes
Kenya KEN 2016 Yes
Kyrgyzstan KGZ 2016 Yes
Cambodia KHM 2016 Yes
Kiribati KIR 2016 Yes
Saint Kitts and Nevis KNA 2016 Yes
South Korea KOR 2016 Yes
Kuwait KWT 2016 Yes
Laos LAO 2016 Yes
Lebanon LBN 2016 Yes
Liberia LBR 2016 Yes
Libya LBY 2016 Yes
Saint Lucia LCA 2016 Yes
Sri Lanka LKA 2016 Yes
Lesotho LSO 2016 Yes
Lithuania LTU 2016 Yes
Luxembourg LUX 2016 Yes
Latvia LVA 2016 Yes
Morocco MAR 2016 Yes
Moldova MDA 2016 Yes
Madagascar MDG 2016 Yes
Maldives MDV 2016 Yes
Mexico MEX 2016 Yes
Marshall Islands MHL 2016 No
Macedonia MKD 2016 Yes
Mali MLI 2016 Yes
Malta MLT 2016 Yes
Myanmar MMR 2016 Yes
Montenegro MNE 2016 Yes
Mongolia MNG 2016 Yes
Mozambique MOZ 2016 Yes
Mauritania MRT 2016 Yes
Mauritius MUS 2016 Yes
Malawi MWI 2016 Yes
Malaysia MYS 2016 Yes
Namibia NAM 2016 Yes
Niger NER 2016 Yes
Nigeria NGA 2016 Yes
Nicaragua NIC 2016 Yes
Netherlands NLD 2016 Yes
Norway NOR 2016 No
Nepal NPL 2016 Yes
New Zealand NZL 2016 Yes
Oman OMN 2016 Yes
Pakistan PAK 2016 Yes
Panama PAN 2016 Yes
Peru PER 2016 Yes
Philippines PHL 2016 Yes
Palau PLW 2016 No
Papua New Guinea PNG 2016 Yes
Poland POL 2016 Yes
Puerto Rico PRI 2016 Yes
Portugal PRT 2016 No
Paraguay PRY 2016 Yes
Qatar QAT 2016 Yes
Romania ROU 2016 Yes
Russia RUS 2016 Yes
Rwanda RWA 2016 Yes
Saudi Arabia SAU 2016 Yes
Sudan SDN 2016 Yes
Senegal SEN 2016 Yes
Singapore SGP 2016 Yes
Solomon Islands SLB 2016 Yes
Sierra Leone SLE 2016 Yes
El Salvador SLV 2016 Yes
San Marino SMR 2016 Yes
Republic of Serbia SRB 2016 Yes
South Sudan SSD 2016 Yes
Sao Tome and Principe STP 2016 Yes
Suriname SUR 2016 No
Slovakia SVK 2016 Yes
Slovenia SVN 2016 Yes
Sweden SWE 2016 Yes
Swaziland SWZ 2016 Yes
Seychelles SYC 2016 Yes
Syria SYR 2016 Yes
Chad TCD 2016 Yes
Togo TGO 2016 Yes
Thailand THA 2016 Yes
Tajikistan TJK 2016 Yes
East Timor TLS 2016 Yes
Tonga TON 2016 No
Trinidad and Tobago TTO 2016 Yes
Tunisia TUN 2016 Yes
Turkey TUR 2016 Yes
Taiwan TWN 2016 Yes
United Republic of Tanzania TZA 2016 Yes
Uganda UGA 2016 Yes
Ukraine UKR 2016 Yes
Uruguay URY 2016 Yes
United States of America USA 2016 No
Uzbekistan UZB 2016 Yes
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines VCT 2016 Yes
Venezuela VEN 2016 Yes
Vietnam VNM 2016 Yes
Vanuatu VUT 2016 Yes
West Bank and Gaza WBG 2016 Yes
Samoa WSM 2016 Yes
Kosovo XKX 2016 Yes
Yemen YEM 2016 Yes
South Africa ZAF 2016 Yes
Zambia ZMB 2016 Yes
Zimbabwe ZWE 2016 Yes