Indicator Information


Indicators 5.5.1: Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments and local governments


Goal Type SDG
Goal 5 - Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls
Targets 5.5 - Ensure women’s full and effective participation and equal opportunities for leadership at all levels of decision-making in political, economic and public life
Indicators 5.5.1.a : Proportion of seats held by women in national parliament
Data Source (1) BPS (2) LPAD
Unit %
Data Frequency Annual (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020)
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Time Period Total/Disaggregation Targets Status ( % )
2014 Total 20.0000
2020(Target) Total 33.00
2025(Target) Total 35.00
2030(Target) Total 40.00
Goal Type SDG
Goal 5 - Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls
Targets 5.5 - Ensure women’s full and effective participation and equal opportunities for leadership at all levels of decision-making in political, economic and public life
Indicators 5.5.1.b : Proportion of seats held by women in local governments
Data Source LGD
Unit %
Data Frequency Annual (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020)
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Time Period Total/Disaggregation Targets Status ( % )
2016 Total 23.0000
2018
Total 25.2100
Internet 26.5400
Safe drinking water 25.0700
Sanitation system 23.8800
Secondary (Ramp) 33.8700
Degree 25.0000
2020
Total 23.0000
Internet 25.0000
Safe drinking water 22.0000
Sanitation system 24.0000
Secondary (Ramp) 34.0000
Degree 23.0000
2025(Target) Total 27.00
2030(Target) Total 33.00
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