Gender equality in Sweden

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Gender equality in Sweden


The continent: Europe
  
Iso2:SE
  
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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 Europe from 30 (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 Europe from 40 (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 Sweden


Labor force

5 146 596 (total)[?] (2014)
(descending): 79 in the world of 185 (57,84%); 13 place in Europe from 40 (70%)
3,39 % (0,678 % annual) ↘
min: 4 438 636; max: 5 146 596; max-min: 707 960 (13,76%); mid: 4 792 616;
353 980 (6,88%)

Labor force

47,37 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 43 in the world of 185 (77,30%); 12 place in Europe from 40 (72,50%)
0,905 % (0,181 % annual) ↘
min: 46,94; max: 47,73; max-min: 0,792 (1,66%); mid: 47,33;
0,032 (0,068%)

Labor force

52,67 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 143 in the world of 185 (23,24%); 29 place in Europe from 40 (30%)
0,739 % (0,148 % annual) ↗
min: 52,27; max: 53,06; max-min: 0,792 (1,49%); mid: 52,67;
0,0067546 (0,013%)

Labor force

1,11 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 143 in the world of 185 (23,24%); 29 place in Europe from 40 (30%)
1,57 % (0,315 % annual) ↗
min: 1,10; max: 1,13; max-min: 0,035 (3,13%); mid: 1,11;
0,0001535 (0,014%)

Female legislators, senior officials and managers

34,65 % of total[?] (2011)
(descending): 16 in the world of 78 (80,77%); 9 place in Europe from 36 (77,78%)
9,50 % (1,90 % annual) ↘
min: 26,94; max: 34,65; max-min: 7,71 (22,24%); mid: 30,79;
3,85 (11,12%)

Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments

43,60 %[?] (2016)
(descending): 5 in the world of 189 (97,88%); 1 place in Europe from 44 (100%)
3,21 % (0,642 % annual) ↗
min: 38,40; max: 47,30; max-min: 8,90 (18,82%); mid: 42,85;
0,750 (1,72%)

Firms with female participation in ownership

52,50 % of firms[?] (2014)
(descending): 19 in the world of 111 (83,78%); 1 place in Europe from 22 (100%)

Firms with female top manager

12,50 % of firms[?] (2014)
(descending): 83 in the world of 113 (27,43%); 18 place in Europe from 22 (22,73%)