Gender equality in Marshall Islands

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Gender equality in Marshall Islands


The continent: Oceania
  
Iso2:MH
  
Iso3:MHL

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

Legislation exists on domestic violence

1 1=yes, 0=no[?] (2015)
(descending): 1 in the world of 139 (100%); 1 place in Oceania from 11 (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 Oceania from 7 (100%)

CPIA gender equality rating

3 1=low to 6=high[?] (2015)
(descending): 46 in the world of 82 (45,12%); 3 place in Oceania from 9 (77,78%)

Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments

9,10 %[?] (2016)
(descending): 161 in the world of 189 (15,34%); 4 place in Oceania from 11 (72,73%)
67,03 % (13,41 % annual) ↘
min: 3; max: 9,10; max-min: 6,10 (67,03%); mid: 6,05;
3,05 (33,52%)