Gender equality in Honduras

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Gender equality in Honduras


The continent: America
  
Iso2:HN
  
Iso3:HND

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 America 18 (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 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

3,50 1=low to 6=high[?] (2015)
(descending): 26 in the world of 82 (69,51%); 3 place in America 9 (77,78%)
14,29 % (2,86 % annual) ↗
min: 3,50; max: 4; max-min: 0,500 (12,50%); mid: 3,75;
-0,250 (-7,14%)

Violence in family in Honduras


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

4,80 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 9 in the world of 44 (81,82%); 4 place in America 4 (25%)
7,64 % (1,53 % annual) ↗
min: 4,80; max: 5,90; max-min: 1,10 (18,64%); mid: 5,35;
-0,550 (-11,46%)

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

4,20 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 7 in the world of 41 (85,37%); 5 place in America 5 (20%)
10,32 % (2,06 % annual) ↗
min: 4,20; max: 5,50; max-min: 1,30 (23,64%); mid: 4,85;
-0,650 (-15,48%)

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

4,30 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 4 in the world of 43 (93,02%); 4 place in America 5 (40%)
13,18 % (2,64 % annual) ↗
min: 4,30; max: 6; max-min: 1,70 (28,33%); mid: 5,15;
-0,850 (-19,77%)

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

9,50 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 7 in the world of 44 (86,36%); 5 place in America 5 (20%)
8,77 % (1,75 % annual) ↗
min: 9,50; max: 12; max-min: 2,50 (20,83%); mid: 10,75;
-1,25 (-13,16%)

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

2,30 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 6 in the world of 43 (88,37%); 4 place in America 5 (40%)
11,59 % (2,32 % annual) ↗
min: 2,30; max: 3,10; max-min: 0,800 (25,81%); mid: 2,70;
-0,400 (-17,39%)

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

12,40 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 28 in the world of 86 (68,60%); 16 place in America 17 (11,76%)
8,33 % (1,67 % annual) ↗
min: 12,40; max: 15,50; max-min: 3,10 (20%); mid: 13,95;
-1,55 (-12,50%)

Ratio of women to men in the workforce in Honduras


Labor force

3 373 490 (total)[?] (2014)
(descending): 96 in the world of 185 (48,65%); 16 place in America 33 (54,55%)
11,25 % (2,25 % annual) ↘
min: 1 591 408; max: 3 373 490; max-min: 1 782 082 (52,83%); mid: 2 482 449;
891 041 (26,41%)

Labor force

34,64 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 154 in the world of 185 (17,30%); 33 place in America 33 (3,03%)
1,75 % (0,350 % annual) ↘
min: 28,09; max: 34,64; max-min: 6,55 (18,91%); mid: 31,36;
3,28 (9,46%)

Labor force

65,24 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 32 in the world of 185 (83,24%); 1 place in America 33 (100%)
1,12 % (0,224 % annual) ↗
min: 65,24; max: 71,91; max-min: 6,67 (9,28%); mid: 68,58;
-3,34 (-5,12%)

Labor force

1,88 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 32 in the world of 185 (83,24%); 1 place in America 33 (100%)
3,29 % (0,658 % annual) ↗
min: 1,88; max: 2,56; max-min: 0,684 (26,70%); mid: 2,22;
-0,342 (-18,21%)

Leadership in Honduras


Female headed households

28,10 % of households with a female head[?] (2012)
(descending): 18 in the world of 51 (66,67%); 4 place in America 5 (40%)
2,49 % (0,498 % annual) ↘
min: 26; max: 28,10; max-min: 2,10 (7,47%); mid: 27,05;
1,05 (3,74%)

Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments

25,80 %[?] (2016)
(descending): 61 in the world of 189 (68,25%); 13 place in America 35 (65,71%)
30,23 % (6,05 % annual) ↘
min: 5,50; max: 25,80; max-min: 20,30 (78,68%); mid: 15,65;
10,15 (39,34%)

Firms with female participation in ownership

43,30 % of firms[?] (2010)
(descending): 25 in the world of 111 (78,38%); 10 place in America 29 (68,97%)

Firms with female top manager

31,70 % of firms[?] (2010)
(descending): 11 in the world of 113 (91,15%); 4 place in America 30 (90%)