Gender equality in Papua New Guinea

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Gender equality in Papua New Guinea


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

Law mandates paid or unpaid maternity leave

1 1=yes, 0=no[?] (2015)
(descending): 1 in the world of 179 (100%); 1 place in Oceania from 7 (100%)

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%)

CPIA gender equality rating

2,50 1=low to 6=high[?] (2015)
(descending): 69 in the world of 82 (17,07%); 7 place in Oceania from 9 (33,33%)

Ratio of women to men in the workforce in Papua New Guinea


Labor force

3 365 826 (total)[?] (2014)
(descending): 98 in the world of 185 (47,57%); 2 place in Oceania from 11 (90,91%)
10,09 % (2,02 % annual) ↘
min: 1 739 145; max: 3 365 826; max-min: 1 626 681 (48,33%); mid: 2 552 486;
813 341 (24,16%)

Labor force

48,26 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 32 in the world of 185 (83,24%); 1 place in Oceania from 11 (100%)
0,031 % (0,0061639 % annual) ↗
min: 48,10; max: 48,76; max-min: 0,663 (1,36%); mid: 48,43;
-0,175 (-0,363%)

Labor force

51,75 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 154 in the world of 185 (17,30%); 11 place in Oceania from 11 (9,09%)
0,041 % (0,0082129 % annual) ↘
min: 51,40; max: 51,90; max-min: 0,500 (0,962%); mid: 51,65;
0,100 (0,192%)

Labor force

1,07 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 154 in the world of 185 (17,30%); 11 place in Oceania from 11 (9,09%)
0,085 % (0,017 % annual) ↘
min: 1,06; max: 1,08; max-min: 0,021 (1,98%); mid: 1,07;
0,0042143 (0,393%)

Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments

2,70 %[?] (2016)
(descending): 185 in the world of 189 (2,65%); 10 place in Oceania from 11 (18,18%)
66,67 % (13,33 % annual) ↘
min: 0,900; max: 2,70; max-min: 1,80 (66,67%); mid: 1,80;
0,900 (33,33%)

Firms with female participation in ownership

46,50 % of firms[?] (2015)
(descending): 28 in the world of 111 (75,68%); 2 place in Oceania from 2 (50%)

Firms with female top manager

13,80 % of firms[?] (2015)
(descending): 79 in the world of 113 (30,97%); 2 place in Oceania from 2 (50%)