Gender equality in Puerto Rico

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Gender equality in Puerto Rico


The continent: America
  
Iso2:PR
  
Iso3:PRI

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

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 America 18 (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 America 33 (100%)

Legislation exists on domestic violence

1 1=yes, 0=no[?] (2015)
(descending): 1 in the world of 139 (100%); 1 place in America 33 (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 America 24 (100%)

Ratio of women to men in the workforce in Puerto Rico


Labor force

1 225 637 (total)[?] (2014)
(descending): 139 in the world of 185 (25,41%); 24 place in America 33 (30,30%)
6,01 % (1,20 % annual) ↗
min: 1 151 519; max: 1 454 311; max-min: 302 792 (20,82%); mid: 1 302 915;
-77 278 (-6,31%)

Labor force

42,62 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 109 in the world of 185 (41,62%); 14 place in America 33 (60,61%)
0,729 % (0,146 % annual) ↘
min: 35,69; max: 42,74; max-min: 7,05 (16,50%); mid: 39,21;
3,41 (7,99%)

Labor force

57,45 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 77 in the world of 185 (58,92%); 20 place in America 33 (42,42%)
0,425 % (0,085 % annual) ↗
min: 57,45; max: 64,18; max-min: 6,73 (10,49%); mid: 60,81;
-3,36 (-5,86%)

Labor force

1,35 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 77 in the world of 185 (58,92%); 20 place in America 33 (42,42%)
1,00 % (0,201 % annual) ↗
min: 1,35; max: 1,79; max-min: 0,441 (24,64%); mid: 1,57;
-0,221 (-16,35%)

Female legislators, senior officials and managers

43,07 % of total[?] (2008)
(2010) (descending): 9 in the world of 120 (93,33%); 6 place in America 25 (80%)
4,02 % (0,805 % annual) ↘
min: 34,65; max: 43,07; max-min: 8,42 (19,55%); mid: 38,86;
4,21 (9,78%)