Brazil: Women in parliament

(measure: percent; Source: The World Bank)
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Brazil: Women in parliament, percent

, 1997 - 2020: For that indicator, we provide data for Brazil from 1997 to 2020. The average value for Brazil during that period was 9.1 percent with a minimum of 5.65 percent in 1999 and a maximum of 15.01 percent in 2018. The latest value from 2020 is 14.62 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 185 countries is 23.80 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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