Italy - Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments

Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments (%)

Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments (%) in Italy was 21.40 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 21.60 in 2011, while its lowest value was 9.80 in 2001.

Definition: Women in parliaments are the percentage of parliamentary seats in a single or lower chamber held by women.

Source: Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) (www.ipu.org).

See also:

Year Value
1990 12.90
1997 11.10
1998 11.10
1999 11.10
2000 11.10
2001 9.80
2002 9.80
2003 11.50
2004 11.50
2005 11.50
2006 17.30
2007 17.30
2008 21.30
2009 21.30
2010 21.30
2011 21.60
2012 21.40

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Policy & institutions