Germany: Women political empowerment

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 Germany

Women political empowerment index

 Latest value 0.954
 Year 2022
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1960 - 2022
 Average 0.883
 Min - Max 0.719 - 0.957
 Source Varieties of Democracy (V-Dem)
For that indicator, we provide data for Germany from 1960 to 2022. The average value for Germany during that period was 0.883 index points with a minimum of 0.719 index points in 1965 and a maximum of 0.957 index points in 2019. The latest value from 2022 is 0.954 index points. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 171 countries is 0.729 index points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Germany - Women political empowerment - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Germany - Women political empowerment - historical chart - 1960-2022




Definition: Measures fundamental civil liberties, women’s open discussion of political issues and participation in civil society organizations, and the representation of women in formal political positions.

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 Government accountability 1.795 2022 index points
 Freedom of expression 0.953 2022 index points
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 Parliamentary elections 0.00 2022 1 elections, 0 otherwise
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