Gender equality in Ivory Coast

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Ivory Coast

Gender equality in Ivory Coast


The continent: Africa
  
Iso2:CI
  
Iso3:CIV

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

Legislation in Ivory Coast


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%)

CPIA gender equality rating

3 1=low to 6=high[?] (2015)
(descending): 46 in the world of 82 (45,12%); 18 in Africa from 40 (57,50%)
16,67 % (3,33 % annual) ↘
min: 2,50; max: 3; max-min: 0,500 (16,67%); mid: 2,75;
0,250 (8,33%)

Violence in family in Ivory Coast


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

34,30 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 35 in the world of 44 (22,73%); 22 in Africa from 30 (30%)

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

16,40 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 29 in the world of 41 (31,71%); 18 in Africa from 27 (37,04%)

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

26,60 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 24 in the world of 43 (46,51%); 15 in Africa from 29 (51,72%)

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

32,70 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 28 in the world of 44 (38,64%); 16 in Africa from 29 (48,28%)

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

21,50 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 27 in the world of 43 (39,53%); 16 in Africa from 29 (48,28%)

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

47,90 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 61 in the world of 86 (30,23%); 26 in Africa from 43 (41,86%)

Ratio of women to men in the workforce in Ivory Coast


Labor force

8 540 700 (total)[?] (2014)
(descending): 58 in the world of 185 (69,19%); 17 in Africa from 52 (69,23%)
10,48 % (2,10 % annual) ↘
min: 4 518 149; max: 8 540 700; max-min: 4 022 551 (47,10%); mid: 6 529 425;
2 011 276 (23,55%)

Labor force

37,96 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 141 in the world of 185 (24,32%); 40 in Africa from 52 (25%)
1,78 % (0,355 % annual) ↘
min: 29,95; max: 37,96; max-min: 8,02 (21,12%); mid: 33,96;
4,01 (10,56%)

Labor force

61,90 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 45 in the world of 185 (76,22%); 13 in Africa from 52 (76,92%)
1,30 % (0,261 % annual) ↗
min: 61,90; max: 70,05; max-min: 8,15 (11,63%); mid: 65,98;
-4,07 (-6,58%)

Labor force

1,62 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 45 in the world of 185 (76,22%); 13 in Africa from 52 (76,92%)
3,50 % (0,699 % annual) ↗
min: 1,62; max: 2,34; max-min: 0,714 (30,54%); mid: 1,98;
-0,357 (-21,98%)

Leadership in Ivory Coast


Female headed households

18 % of households with a female head[?] (2012)
(descending): 39 in the world of 51 (25,49%); 28 in Africa from 34 (20,59%)
0,635 % (0,127 % annual) ↗
min: 14,40; max: 18,40; max-min: 4,00 (21,74%); mid: 16,40;
1,60 (8,89%)

Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments

9,20 %[?] (2016)
(descending): 160 in the world of 189 (15,87%); 46 in Africa from 54 (16,67%)
3,26 % (0,652 % annual) ↘
min: 5,70; max: 11; max-min: 5,30 (48,18%); mid: 8,35;
0,850 (9,24%)

Firms with female participation in ownership

61,90 % of firms[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 7 in the world of 139 (95,68%); 1 in Africa from 46 (100%)