Brazil: Women in parliament

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Women in parliament, percent

 Latest value 15.2
 Reference 2021
 Measure percent
 Source The World Bank

For that indicator, we provide data for Brazil from 1997 to 2021. The average value for Brazil during that period was 9.34 percent with a minimum of 5.65 percent in 1999 and a maximum of 15.2 percent in 2021. The latest value from 2021 is 15.2 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 184 countries is 24.64 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: Women in parliaments are the percentage of parliamentary seats in a single or lower chamber held by women.
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