Female share of employment in senior and middle management (%) - Country Ranking

Definition: The proportion of females in total employment in senior and middle management. It corresponds to major group 1 in both ISCO-08 and ISCO-88 minus category 14 in ISCO-08 (hospitality, retail and other services managers) and minus category 13 in ISCO-88 (general managers), since these comprise mainly managers of small enterprises.

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

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Rank Country Value Year
1 Dominican Republic 55.50 2016
2 Russia 48.50 2016
3 Belarus 47.00 2009
4 Latvia 46.30 2016
5 Moldova 45.40 2015
6 Panama 43.40 2016
7 Slovenia 41.80 2016
8 Samoa 41.60 2012
9 Ukraine 41.40 2015
10 Costa Rica 41.30 2015
11 Honduras 41.10 2016
12 Seychelles 39.80 2011
13 Sweden 39.50 2016
14 Bulgaria 39.30 2016
15 Guatemala 39.20 2016
16 Lithuania 38.80 2016
17 Argentina 38.60 2014
18 Brazil 38.20 2016
19 Poland 38.10 2016
20 Hungary 37.70 2016
21 Mongolia 36.70 2016
22 Belize 36.40 2016
23 Norway 35.40 2016
24 Iceland 34.80 2016
25 Israel 34.30 2016
25 Slovak Republic 34.30 2016
27 El Salvador 34.10 2016
27 Finland 34.10 2016
29 Ecuador 34.00 2016
29 Switzerland 34.00 2016
31 United Kingdom 33.80 2016
32 Uruguay 33.70 2016
32 The Gambia 33.70 2012
34 Philippines 32.70 2016
35 Australia 32.60 2016
36 Brunei 32.50 2014
37 Romania 32.40 2016
38 Portugal 32.20 2016
39 Belgium 32.00 2016
40 Estonia 31.60 2016
41 Uganda 31.50 2012
42 France 31.10 2016
43 Ireland 31.00 2016
44 Serbia 30.90 2016
45 Spain 30.30 2016
46 South Africa 29.70 2015
46 Mauritius 29.70 2016
48 Croatia 29.50 2016
48 Austria 29.50 2016
50 Malta 29.00 2016
50 Thailand 29.00 2016
52 Denmark 28.60 2016
53 Myanmar 28.30 2015
54 Germany 28.10 2016
55 Macedonia 27.30 2016
56 Cyprus 27.00 2016
57 Ghana 26.70 2013
58 Greece 24.70 2016
59 Netherlands 24.50 2016
60 Madagascar 24.40 2012
61 Bosnia and Herzegovina 24.20 2015
62 Sri Lanka 24.00 2014
63 Czech Republic 23.10 2016
64 Albania 22.50 2009
65 Italy 22.00 2016
66 Indonesia 21.50 2015
67 Ethiopia 21.10 2013
68 Malaysia 20.80 2016
69 Liberia 20.00 2010
70 Turkey 16.70 2016
70 Cambodia 16.70 2012
72 Luxembourg 14.90 2016
73 Algeria 6.90 2014
74 Pakistan 4.00 2016
75 Mali 3.90 2016

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Development Relevance: The indicator provides information on the proportion of women who are employed in decision-making and management roles in government, large enterprises and institutions.

Periodicity: Annual