Gender equality in Barbados

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Gender equality in Barbados


The continent: America
  
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For country comparisons (the table on the map) colors are used:
 
 Good performance;
 
 The average;
 
 Poor performance

Law mandates paid or unpaid maternity leave

1 1=yes, 0=no[?] (2015)
(descending): 1 in the world of 179 (100%); 1 place in America 33 (100%)

Legislation exists on domestic violence

1 1=yes, 0=no[?] (2015)
(descending): 1 in the world of 139 (100%); 1 place in America 33 (100%)

Women who believe a husband is justified in beating his wife (%)

3,30 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 8 in the world of 86 (91,86%); 6 place in America 17 (70,59%)

Ratio of women to men in the workforce in Barbados


Labor force

162 318 (total)[?] (2014)
(descending): 174 in the world of 185 (6,49%); 29 place in America 33 (15,15%)
1,80 % (0,360 % annual) ↘
min: 134 863; max: 162 318; max-min: 27 455 (16,91%); mid: 148 591;
13 728 (8,46%)

Labor force

48,90 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 22 in the world of 185 (88,65%); 1 place in America 33 (100%)
0,098 % (0,020 % annual) ↘
min: 46,83; max: 48,90; max-min: 2,07 (4,24%); mid: 47,86;
1,04 (2,12%)

Labor force

51,09 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 164 in the world of 185 (11,89%); 33 place in America 33 (3,03%)
0,121 % (0,024 % annual) ↗
min: 51,09; max: 53,17; max-min: 2,09 (3,92%); mid: 52,13;
-1,04 (-2,04%)

Labor force

1,04 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 164 in the world of 185 (11,89%); 33 place in America 33 (3,03%)
0,248 % (0,050 % annual) ↗
min: 1,04; max: 1,14; max-min: 0,091 (8,02%); mid: 1,09;
-0,046 (-4,36%)

Female legislators, senior officials and managers

48,25 % of total[?] (2013)
(descending): 9 in the world of 78 (89,74%); 4 place in America 17 (82,35%)
4,26 % (0,853 % annual) ↘
min: 35,05; max: 48,25; max-min: 13,19 (27,35%); mid: 41,65;
6,60 (13,67%)

Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments

16,70 %[?] (2016)
(descending): 108 in the world of 189 (43,39%); 22 place in America 35 (40%)
40,12 % (8,02 % annual) ↘
min: 3,70; max: 16,70; max-min: 13 (77,84%); mid: 10,20;
6,50 (38,92%)

Firms with female participation in ownership

43,50 % of firms[?] (2010)
(descending): 35 in the world of 111 (69,37%); 12 place in America 29 (62,07%)

Firms with female top manager

25,40 % of firms[?] (2010)
(descending): 29 in the world of 113 (75,22%); 8 place in America 30 (76,67%)