Gender equality in Ukraine

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Gender equality in Ukraine


The continent: Europe
  
Iso2:UA
  
Iso3:UKR

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%)

Violence in family in Ukraine


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

0,900 %[?] (2007)
(2010) (ascending): 4 in the world of 70 (95,71%); 1 place in Europe from 7 (100%)
11,11 % (2,22 % annual) ↘
min: 0,800; max: 0,900; max-min: 0,100 (11,11%); mid: 0,850;
0,050 (5,56%)

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

0,100 %[?] (2007)
(2010) (ascending): 1 in the world of 70 (100%); 1 place in Europe from 7 (100%)

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

0,400 %[?] (2007)
(2005) (ascending): 1 in the world of 65 (100%); 1 place in Europe from 7 (100%)

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

3,10 %[?] (2007)
(2010) (ascending): 1 in the world of 71 (100%); 1 place in Europe from 7 (100%)
41,94 % (8,39 % annual) ↗
min: 3,10; max: 4,40; max-min: 1,30 (29,55%); mid: 3,75;
-0,650 (-20,97%)

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

0,500 %[?] (2007)
(2005) (ascending): 4 in the world of 65 (95,38%); 1 place in Europe from 7 (100%)

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

2,90 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 6 in the world of 86 (94,19%); 2 place in Europe from 7 (85,71%)
9,66 % (1,93 % annual) ↗
min: 2,90; max: 5; max-min: 2,10 (42%); mid: 3,95;
-1,05 (-36,21%)

Ratio of women to men in the workforce in Ukraine


Labor force

23 089 480 (total)[?] (2014)
(descending): 29 in the world of 185 (84,86%); 7 place in Europe from 40 (85%)
0,251 % (0,050 % annual) ↗
min: 23 089 480; max: 25 676 941; max-min: 2 587 461 (10,08%); mid: 24 383 211;
-1 293 731 (-5,60%)

Labor force

49,01 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 20 in the world of 185 (89,73%); 3 place in Europe from 40 (95%)
0,339 % (0,068 % annual) ↘
min: 48,47; max: 49,33; max-min: 0,860 (1,74%); mid: 48,90;
0,111 (0,227%)

Labor force

50,89 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 166 in the world of 185 (10,81%); 38 place in Europe from 40 (7,50%)
0,522 % (0,104 % annual) ↗
min: 50,89; max: 51,51; max-min: 0,621 (1,21%); mid: 51,20;
-0,311 (-0,610%)

Labor force

1,04 male[?] (2015)
(descending): 166 in the world of 185 (10,81%); 38 place in Europe from 40 (7,50%)
1,07 % (0,214 % annual) ↗
min: 1,04; max: 1,06; max-min: 0,026 (2,45%); mid: 1,05;
-0,013 (-1,26%)

Leadership in Ukraine


Female headed households

49,40 % of households with a female head[?] (2007)
(2010) (descending): 1 in the world of 63 (100%); 1 place in Europe from 3 (100%)

Female legislators, senior officials and managers

37,84 % of total[?] (2014)
(descending): 27 in the world of 78 (66,67%); 12 place in Europe from 36 (69,44%)
8,82 % (1,76 % annual) ↗
min: 36,74; max: 43,13; max-min: 6,40 (14,83%); mid: 39,94;
-2,10 (-5,54%)

Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments

12 %[?] (2016)
(descending): 143 in the world of 189 (24,87%); 43 place in Europe from 44 (4,55%)
33,33 % (6,67 % annual) ↘
min: 3,80; max: 12,10; max-min: 8,30 (68,60%); mid: 7,95;
4,05 (33,75%)

Firms with female participation in ownership

31,50 % of firms[?] (2013)
(descending): 76 in the world of 111 (32,43%); 17 place in Europe from 22 (27,27%)
29,71 % (5,94 % annual) ↗
min: 27,10; max: 47,10; max-min: 20 (42,46%); mid: 37,10;
-5,60 (-17,78%)

Firms with female top manager

18,80 % of firms[?] (2013)
(descending): 68 in the world of 113 (40,71%); 16 place in Europe from 22 (31,82%)
29,04 % (5,81 % annual) ↗
min: 18,80; max: 27,90; max-min: 9,10 (32,62%); mid: 23,35;
-4,55 (-24,20%)