Gender equality in Hong Kong

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Gender equality in Hong Kong


The continent: Asia
  
Iso2:HK
  
Iso3:HKG

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 Hong Kong


Labor force

3 745 415 (total)[?] (2014)
(descending): 95 in the world of 185 (49,19%); 31 place in Asia 50 (40%)
1,87 % (0,374 % annual) ↘
min: 2 848 470; max: 3 745 415; max-min: 896 945 (23,95%); mid: 3 296 943;
448 473 (11,97%)

Labor force

46,77 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 55 in the world of 185 (70,81%); 13 place in Asia 50 (76%)
0,055 % (0,011 % annual) ↗
min: 36,43; max: 46,98; max-min: 10,54 (22,44%); mid: 41,71;
5,06 (10,82%)

Labor force

53,29 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 131 in the world of 185 (29,73%); 38 place in Asia 50 (26%)
0,150 % (0,030 % annual) ↘
min: 53,21; max: 63,57; max-min: 10,36 (16,30%); mid: 58,39;
-5,10 (-9,57%)

Labor force

1,14 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 131 in the world of 185 (29,73%); 38 place in Asia 50 (26%)
0,321 % (0,064 % annual) ↘
min: 1,14; max: 1,74; max-min: 0,608 (34,82%); mid: 1,44;
-0,300 (-26,31%)

Female legislators, senior officials and managers

31,80 % of total[?] (2011)
(descending): 29 in the world of 78 (64,10%); 3 place in Asia 16 (87,50%)
4,06 % (0,812 % annual) ↘
min: 17,50; max: 31,80; max-min: 14,31 (44,99%); mid: 24,65;
7,15 (22,49%)