Data

Name: Positions Indicator: % Women in civil service

Description: The UNDP Global Report on Gender Equality in Public Administration (GEPA), was produced during GEPA Phase I. It reflects extensive research based on available national data, and provides analysis of the obstacles in the way of women’s equal participation and decision-making in public administration. UNDP is an index collaborator with Global Women's Leadership Initiative at Wilson Center.

Source: UNDP Gender Equality in Public Administration

Country ISO A3 Year Notes % Women In Civil Service
Saint Kitts and Nevis KNA 2001 46.5
Guyana GUY 2002 42.4
Suriname SUR 2002 50
Antigua and Barbuda ATG 2007 65.8
Afghanistan AFG 2009 32.6
Bolivia BOL 2009 57.6
Germany DEU 2009 51.5
Latvia LVA 2009 63.8
Mexico MEX 2009 36.3
Poland POL 2009 59.7
Sweden SWE 2009 71.8
Colombia COL 2010 48.6
Guatemala GTM 2010 51
Philippines PHL 2010 58.7
Bahrain BHR 2011 47.8
Grenada GRD 2011 48.4
Kyrgyzstan KGZ 2011 39.8
Maldives MDV 2011 52.2
Mali MLI 2011 28
Somalia SOM 2011 26.5
Chad TCD 2011 19.4
Uganda UGA 2011 33
Ethiopia ETH 2012 21.9
Iran IRN 2012 27.2
Benin BEN 2013 23
Bangladesh BGD 2013 11
Cambodia KHM 2013 63
Laos LAO 2013 43.5
Uruguay URY 2013 51.8
Albania ALB 2014 48
Armenia ARM 2014 26.9
Azerbaijan AZE 2014 28.5
Burkina Faso BFA 2014 35.9
Barbados BRB 2014 49.4
Finland FIN 2014 48.6
Haiti HTI 2014 32.9
Indonesia IDN 2014 48.60%
Jordan JOR 2014 44
Kazakhstan KAZ 2014 51
Morocco MAR 2014 34.3
Macedonia MKD 2014 48.6
Montenegro MNE 2014 56.3
Mauritius MUS 2014 23.6
Nigeria NGA 2014 34
Nicaragua NIC 2014 25.5
Nepal NPL 2014 15.3
Tajikistan TJK 2014 22.4
Yemen YEM 2014 17.8
Australia AUS 2015 57.9
Austria AUT 2015 26.4
Belgium BEL 2015 56
Bosnia and Herzegovina BIH 2015 52.6
Belarus BLR 2015 70.1
Bhutan BTN 2015 34.8
Canada CAN 2015 55
Switzerland CHE 2015 56.5
Chile CHL 2015 57.8
Cape Verde CPV 2015 48.6
Denmark DNK 2015 67.7
Algeria DZA 2015 30.3
Egypt EGY 2015 23.7
Spain ESP 2015 54.3
Estonia EST 2015 66.4
France FRA 2015 62.3
United Kingdom GBR 2015 65.9
Georgia GEO 2015 31.2
Ghana GHA 2015 36.9
Greece GRC 2015 45.6
Hungary HUN 2015 60.4
India IND 2015 18.3
Ireland IRL 2015 36
Italy ITA 2015 55.9
Kenya KEN 2015 36
Kuwait KWT 2015 51.8
Luxembourg LUX 2015 48
Moldova MDA 2015 70.9
Myanmar MMR 2015 52.3
Mauritania MRT 2015 25.2
Malaysia MYS 2015 57.1
Niger NER 2015 34.4
Netherlands NLD 2015 40.6
Norway NOR 2015 66.7
New Zealand NZL 2015 57.6
Oman OMN 2015 47.5
Portugal PRT 2015 57
Qatar QAT 2015 17
El Salvador SLV 2015 50
Slovakia SVK 2015 59.5
Slovenia SVN 2015 69.8
Seychelles SYC 2015 56.7
Thailand THA 2015 65.8
East Timor TLS 2015 31
United Republic of Tanzania TZA 2015 29
United States of America USA 2015 43.2
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines VCT 2015 58.9
Kosovo XKX 2015 23.9
Zimbabwe ZWE 2015 25
The Bahamas BHS 2016 57.4
Costa Rica CRI 2016 35.9
Dominican Republic DOM 2016 64.5
Jamaica JAM 2016 49.3
Saint Lucia LCA 2016 46.8
Peru PER 2016 42
Rwanda RWA 2016 43.5
Saudi Arabia SAU 2016 2
Republic of Serbia SRB 2016 62.2
Turkey TUR 2016 40.4
Vietnam VNM 2016 29.4
South Africa ZAF 2016 60.2