Gender equality in China

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Gender equality in China


The continent: Asia
  
Iso2:CN
  
Iso3:CHN

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

Law mandates nondiscrimination based on gender in hiring

1 1=yes, 0=no[?] (2015)
(descending): 1 in the world of 79 (100%); 1 place in Asia 13 (100%)

Law mandates paid or unpaid maternity leave

1 1=yes, 0=no[?] (2015)
(descending): 1 in the world of 179 (100%); 1 place in Asia 47 (100%)

Legislation exists on domestic violence

1 1=yes, 0=no[?] (2015)
(descending): 1 in the world of 139 (100%); 1 place in Asia 32 (100%)

Ratio of women to men in the workforce in China


Labor force

806 498 521 (total)[?] (2014)
(descending): 1 in the world of 185 (100%); 1 place in Asia 50 (100%)
3,15 % (0,631 % annual) ↘
min: 637 334 236; max: 806 498 521; max-min: 169 164 285 (20,98%); mid: 721 916 379;
84 582 143 (10,49%)

Labor force

43,87 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 97 in the world of 185 (48,11%); 18 place in Asia 50 (66%)
0,245 % (0,049 % annual) ↗
min: 43,86; max: 45,01; max-min: 1,15 (2,56%); mid: 44,44;
-0,573 (-1,31%)

Labor force

56,13 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 89 in the world of 185 (52,43%); 33 place in Asia 50 (36%)
0,187 % (0,037 % annual) ↘
min: 55,00; max: 56,13; max-min: 1,14 (2,02%); mid: 55,56;
0,568 (1,01%)

Labor force

1,28 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 89 in the world of 185 (52,43%); 33 place in Asia 50 (36%)
0,424 % (0,085 % annual) ↘
min: 1,22; max: 1,28; max-min: 0,058 (4,50%); mid: 1,25;
0,029 (2,25%)

Female legislators, senior officials and managers

16,75 % of total[?] (2005)
(2010) (descending): 97 in the world of 120 (20%); 20 place in Asia 37 (48,65%)

Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments

23,60 %[?] (2016)
(descending): 71 in the world of 189 (62,96%); 12 place in Asia 46 (76,09%)
9,75 % (1,95 % annual) ↘
min: 20,20; max: 23,60; max-min: 3,40 (14,41%); mid: 21,90;
1,70 (7,20%)

Firms with female participation in ownership

64,20 % of firms[?] (2012)
(descending): 8 in the world of 111 (93,69%); 4 place in Asia 33 (90,91%)

Firms with female top manager

17,50 % of firms[?] (2012)
(descending): 56 in the world of 113 (51,33%); 17 place in Asia 32 (50%)