Gender equality in Dominica

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Gender equality in Dominica


The continent: America
  
Iso2:DM
  
Iso3:DMA

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%)

Nondiscrimination clause mentions gender in the constitution

1 1=yes, 0=no[?] (2015)
(descending): 1 in the world of 108 (100%); 1 place in America 24 (100%)

CPIA gender equality rating

3 1=low to 6=high[?] (2015)
(descending): 46 in the world of 82 (45,12%); 8 place in America 9 (22,22%)

Female legislators, senior officials and managers

57,06 % of total[?] (2001)
(2005) (descending): 2 in the world of 127 (99,21%); 1 place in America 29 (100%)
0,891 % (0,178 % annual) ↗
min: 55,16; max: 59,06; max-min: 3,90 (6,61%); mid: 57,11;
-0,051 (-0,090%)

Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments

21,90 %[?] (2016)
(descending): 76 in the world of 189 (60,32%); 16 place in America 35 (57,14%)
42,92 % (8,58 % annual) ↘
min: 9,40; max: 21,90; max-min: 12,50 (57,08%); mid: 15,65;
6,25 (28,54%)

Firms with female participation in ownership

41 % of firms[?] (2010)
(descending): 41 in the world of 111 (63,96%); 14 place in America 29 (55,17%)

Firms with female top manager

23,60 % of firms[?] (2010)
(descending): 37 in the world of 113 (68,14%); 12 place in America 30 (63,33%)