Gender equality in Portugal

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Gender equality in Portugal


The continent: Europe
  
Iso2:PT
  
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 Good performance;
 
 The average;
 
 Poor performance

Legislation in Portugal


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%)

Legislation exists on domestic violence

1 1=yes, 0=no[?] (2015)
(descending): 1 in the world of 139 (100%); 1 place in Europe from 37 (100%)

Ratio of women to men in the workforce in Portugal


Labor force

5 379 280 (total)[?] (2014)
(descending): 74 in the world of 185 (60,54%); 11 place in Europe from 40 (75%)
3,50 % (0,700 % annual) ↗
min: 4 715 169; max: 5 588 404; max-min: 873 235 (15,63%); mid: 5 151 787;
227 494 (4,23%)

Labor force

48,43 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 26 in the world of 185 (86,49%); 7 place in Europe from 40 (85%)
0,988 % (0,198 % annual) ↘
min: 42,97; max: 48,43; max-min: 5,46 (11,27%); mid: 45,70;
2,73 (5,63%)

Labor force

51,47 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 160 in the world of 185 (14,05%); 34 place in Europe from 40 (17,50%)
1,12 % (0,225 % annual) ↗
min: 51,47; max: 57,03; max-min: 5,56 (9,74%); mid: 54,25;
-2,78 (-5,40%)

Labor force

1,06 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 160 in the world of 185 (14,05%); 34 place in Europe from 40 (17,50%)
2,34 % (0,469 % annual) ↗
min: 1,06; max: 1,33; max-min: 0,266 (20,08%); mid: 1,19;
-0,133 (-12,56%)

Female legislators, senior officials and managers

32,69 % of total[?] (2011)
(descending): 35 in the world of 78 (56,41%); 15 place in Europe from 36 (61,11%)
1,25 % (0,250 % annual) ↘
min: 29,24; max: 37,14; max-min: 7,90 (21,26%); mid: 33,19;
-0,503 (-1,54%)

Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments

34,80 %[?] (2016)
(descending): 30 in the world of 189 (84,66%); 12 place in Europe from 44 (75%)
21,26 % (4,25 % annual) ↘
min: 7,60; max: 34,80; max-min: 27,20 (78,16%); mid: 21,20;
13,60 (39,08%)

Firms with female participation in ownership

50,80 % of firms[?] (2005)
(2010) (descending): 24 in the world of 139 (83,45%); 2 place in Europe from 26 (96,15%)