Gender equality in Saint Kitts and Nevis

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Gender equality in Saint Kitts and Nevis


The continent: America
  
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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%)

Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments

13,30 %[?] (2016)
(descending): 131 in the world of 189 (31,22%); 28 place in America 35 (22,86%)
49,62 % (9,92 % annual) ↘
min: 6,70; max: 13,30; max-min: 6,60 (49,62%); mid: 10;
3,30 (24,81%)

Firms with female participation in ownership

57,80 % of firms[?] (2010)
(descending): 13 in the world of 111 (89,19%); 7 place in America 29 (79,31%)

Firms with female top manager

21,10 % of firms[?] (2010)
(descending): 46 in the world of 113 (60,18%); 16 place in America 30 (50%)