Gender equality in Netherlands

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Gender equality in Netherlands


The continent: Europe
  
Iso2:NL
  
Iso3:NLD

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

Legislation in Netherlands


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 place in Europe from 32 (100%)

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 Europe from 30 (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 Europe from 40 (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 Europe from 14 (100%)

Ratio of women to men in the workforce in Netherlands


Labor force

9 019 299 (total)[?] (2014)
(descending): 55 in the world of 185 (70,81%); 10 place in Europe from 40 (77,50%)
1,67 % (0,333 % annual) ↘
min: 6 890 850; max: 9 034 274; max-min: 2 143 424 (23,73%); mid: 7 962 562;
1 056 737 (11,72%)

Labor force

46,06 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 64 in the world of 185 (65,95%); 18 place in Europe from 40 (57,50%)
0,565 % (0,113 % annual) ↘
min: 38,92; max: 46,10; max-min: 7,19 (15,59%); mid: 42,51;
3,55 (7,71%)

Labor force

53,98 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 122 in the world of 185 (34,59%); 23 place in Europe from 40 (45%)
0,404 % (0,081 % annual) ↗
min: 53,98; max: 61,08; max-min: 7,10 (11,63%); mid: 57,53;
-3,55 (-6,58%)

Labor force

1,17 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 122 in the world of 185 (34,59%); 23 place in Europe from 40 (45%)
0,883 % (0,177 % annual) ↗
min: 1,17; max: 1,57; max-min: 0,397 (25,27%); mid: 1,37;
-0,198 (-16,90%)

Female legislators, senior officials and managers

29,58 % of total[?] (2011)
(descending): 39 in the world of 78 (51,28%); 16 place in Europe from 36 (58,33%)
3,31 % (0,661 % annual) ↘
min: 17,10; max: 29,58; max-min: 12,48 (42,20%); mid: 23,34;
6,24 (21,10%)

Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments

37,30 %[?] (2016)
(descending): 22 in the world of 189 (88,89%); 9 place in Europe from 44 (81,82%)
9,12 % (1,82 % annual) ↗
min: 21,30; max: 42; max-min: 20,70 (49,29%); mid: 31,65;
5,65 (15,15%)