Gender equality in Chad

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Gender equality in Chad


The continent: Africa
  
Iso2:TD
  
Iso3:TCD

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

Legislation in Chad


Law mandates equal remuneration for females and males for work of equal value

1 1=yes, 0=no[?] (2015)
(descending): 1 in the world of 76 (100%); 1 in Africa from 21 (100%)

Law mandates nondiscrimination based on gender in hiring

1 1=yes, 0=no[?] (2015)
(descending): 1 in the world of 79 (100%); 1 in Africa from 16 (100%)

Law mandates paid or unpaid maternity leave

1 1=yes, 0=no[?] (2015)
(descending): 1 in the world of 179 (100%); 1 in Africa from 53 (100%)

Nondiscrimination clause mentions gender in the constitution

1 1=yes, 0=no[?] (2015)
(descending): 1 in the world of 108 (100%); 1 in Africa from 35 (100%)

CPIA gender equality rating

2,50 1=low to 6=high[?] (2015)
(descending): 69 in the world of 82 (17,07%); 33 in Africa from 40 (20%)

Violence in family in Chad


Women who believe a husband is justified in beating his wife when she argues with him

49,80 %[?] (2015)
(ascending): 39 in the world of 44 (13,64%); 26 in Africa from 30 (16,67%)

Women who believe a husband is justified in beating his wife when she burns the food

48,60 %[?] (2015)
(ascending): 40 in the world of 41 (4,88%); 26 in Africa from 27 (7,41%)

Women who believe a husband is justified in beating his wife when she goes out without telling him

59 %[?] (2015)
(ascending): 41 in the world of 43 (6,98%); 28 in Africa from 29 (6,90%)

Women who believe a husband is justified in beating his wife when she neglects the children

59,70 %[?] (2015)
(ascending): 41 in the world of 44 (9,09%); 27 in Africa from 29 (10,34%)

Women who believe a husband is justified in beating his wife when she refuses sex with him

40,60 %[?] (2015)
(ascending): 38 in the world of 43 (13,95%); 24 in Africa from 29 (20,69%)

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

73,50 %[?] (2015)
(ascending): 80 in the world of 86 (8,14%); 39 in Africa from 43 (11,63%)
15,24 % (3,05 % annual) ↘
min: 62,30; max: 73,50; max-min: 11,20 (15,24%); mid: 67,90;
5,60 (7,62%)

Ratio of women to men in the workforce in Chad


Labor force

5 060 290 (total)[?] (2014)
(descending): 77 in the world of 185 (58,92%); 26 in Africa from 52 (51,92%)
13,57 % (2,71 % annual) ↘
min: 2 263 429; max: 5 060 290; max-min: 2 796 861 (55,27%); mid: 3 661 860;
1 398 431 (27,64%)

Labor force

44,96 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 85 in the world of 185 (54,59%); 32 in Africa from 52 (40,38%)
0,284 % (0,057 % annual) ↗
min: 44,89; max: 45,51; max-min: 0,612 (1,34%); mid: 45,20;
-0,242 (-0,538%)

Labor force

55,06 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 101 in the world of 185 (45,95%); 21 in Africa from 52 (61,54%)
0,258 % (0,052 % annual) ↘
min: 54,52; max: 55,06; max-min: 0,533 (0,968%); mid: 54,79;
0,267 (0,484%)

Labor force

1,22 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 101 in the world of 185 (45,95%); 21 in Africa from 52 (61,54%)
0,572 % (0,114 % annual) ↘
min: 1,20; max: 1,22; max-min: 0,026 (2,13%); mid: 1,21;
0,013 (1,06%)

Leadership in Chad


Female headed households

22,10 % of households with a female head[?] (2015)
(descending): 33 in the world of 51 (37,25%); 24 in Africa from 34 (32,35%)
5,14 % (1,03 % annual) ↘
min: 19,60; max: 22,10; max-min: 2,50 (11,31%); mid: 20,85;
1,25 (5,66%)

Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments

14,90 %[?] (2016)
(descending): 122 in the world of 189 (35,98%); 31 in Africa from 54 (44,44%)
65,10 % (13,02 % annual) ↘
min: 2,40; max: 14,90; max-min: 12,50 (83,89%); mid: 8,65;
6,25 (41,95%)

Firms with female participation in ownership

40,10 % of firms[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 52 in the world of 139 (63,31%); 14 in Africa from 46 (71,74%)

Firms with female top manager

6,80 % of firms[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 100 in the world of 111 (10,81%); 31 in Africa from 32 (6,25%)