India: Women in parliament

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

, 1997 - 2020: For that indicator, we provide data for India from 1997 to 2020. The average value for India during that period was 10.19 percent with a minimum of 7.16 percent in 1997 and a maximum of 14.39 percent in 2019. The latest value from 2020 is 14.36 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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