Gender equality in Philippines

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Gender equality in Philippines


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

Legislation in Philippines


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 Asia 10 (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%)

Violence in family in Philippines


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

3 %[?] (2013)
(ascending): 8 in the world of 44 (84,09%); 2 place in Asia 10 (90%)
2,00 % (0,400 % annual) ↘
min: 2,90; max: 5,10; max-min: 2,20 (43,14%); mid: 4;
-1 (-33,33%)

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

1,80 %[?] (2013)
(ascending): 5 in the world of 41 (90,24%); 1 place in Asia 9 (100%)
10,00 % (2,00 % annual) ↗
min: 1,80; max: 3,10; max-min: 1,30 (41,94%); mid: 2,45;
-0,650 (-36,11%)

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

4,30 %[?] (2013)
(ascending): 5 in the world of 43 (90,70%); 1 place in Asia 9 (100%)
11,16 % (2,23 % annual) ↗
min: 4,30; max: 8,80; max-min: 4,50 (51,14%); mid: 6,55;
-2,25 (-52,33%)

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

10,60 %[?] (2013)
(ascending): 8 in the world of 44 (84,09%); 2 place in Asia 10 (90%)
5,09 % (1,02 % annual) ↗
min: 10,60; max: 20,50; max-min: 9,90 (48,29%); mid: 15,55;
-4,95 (-46,70%)

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

1,60 %[?] (2013)
(ascending): 5 in the world of 43 (90,70%); 1 place in Asia 9 (100%)
11,25 % (2,25 % annual) ↗
min: 1,60; max: 3,30; max-min: 1,70 (51,52%); mid: 2,45;
-0,850 (-53,13%)

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

12,90 %[?] (2013)
(ascending): 29 in the world of 86 (67,44%); 4 place in Asia 19 (84,21%)
5,58 % (1,12 % annual) ↗
min: 12,90; max: 24,10; max-min: 11,20 (46,47%); mid: 18,50;
-5,60 (-43,41%)

Ratio of women to men in the workforce in Philippines


Labor force

43 807 158 (total)[?] (2014)
(descending): 14 in the world of 185 (92,97%); 9 place in Asia 50 (84%)
8,77 % (1,75 % annual) ↘
min: 23 927 645; max: 43 807 158; max-min: 19 879 513 (45,38%); mid: 33 867 402;
9 939 757 (22,69%)

Labor force

39,22 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 133 in the world of 185 (28,65%); 28 place in Asia 50 (46%)
0,930 % (0,186 % annual) ↘
min: 36,33; max: 39,22; max-min: 2,88 (7,35%); mid: 37,77;
1,44 (3,68%)

Labor force

60,76 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 53 in the world of 185 (71,89%); 23 place in Asia 50 (56%)
0,640 % (0,128 % annual) ↗
min: 60,76; max: 63,46; max-min: 2,70 (4,25%); mid: 62,11;
-1,35 (-2,22%)

Labor force

1,55 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 53 in the world of 185 (71,89%); 23 place in Asia 50 (56%)
1,65 % (0,329 % annual) ↗
min: 1,55; max: 1,74; max-min: 0,188 (10,83%); mid: 1,64;
-0,094 (-6,07%)

Leadership in Philippines


Female headed households

18,90 % of households with a female head[?] (2013)
(descending): 36 in the world of 51 (31,37%); 6 place in Asia 12 (58,33%)
7,30 % (1,46 % annual) ↘
min: 14; max: 18,90; max-min: 4,90 (25,93%); mid: 16,45;
2,45 (12,96%)

Female legislators, senior officials and managers

54,82 % of total[?] (2008)
(2010) (descending): 6 in the world of 120 (95,83%); 3 place in Asia 37 (94,59%)
4,66 % (0,932 % annual) ↗
min: 54,82; max: 58,96; max-min: 4,14 (7,03%); mid: 56,89;
-2,07 (-3,78%)

Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments

29,80 %[?] (2016)
(descending): 53 in the world of 189 (72,49%); 4 place in Asia 46 (93,48%)
25,84 % (5,17 % annual) ↘
min: 9,10; max: 29,80; max-min: 20,70 (69,46%); mid: 19,45;
10,35 (34,73%)

Firms with female participation in ownership

69,20 % of firms[?] (2015)
(descending): 5 in the world of 111 (96,40%); 1 place in Asia 33 (100%)
0,241 % (0,048 % annual) ↗
min: 69,20; max: 69,40; max-min: 0,200 (0,288%); mid: 69,30;
-0,100 (-0,145%)

Firms with female top manager

29,90 % of firms[?] (2015)
(descending): 15 in the world of 113 (87,61%); 7 place in Asia 32 (81,25%)
7,80 % (1,56 % annual) ↗
min: 29,90; max: 32,70; max-min: 2,80 (8,56%); mid: 31,30;
-1,40 (-4,68%)