Lesotho - 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 Lesotho was 26.70 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 26.70 in 2012, while its lowest value was 3.80 in 1998.

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
1997 4.60
1998 3.80
1999 3.80
2000 3.80
2001 3.80
2003 11.70
2004 11.70
2005 11.70
2006 11.70
2007 23.50
2008 25.00
2009 24.20
2010 24.20
2011 24.20
2012 26.70

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Policy & institutions