Lesotho: Women in parliament

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 Lesotho

Women in parliament, percent

 Latest value 26.45
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1997 - 2022
 Average 18.33
 Min - Max 3.75 - 26.67
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Lesotho from 1997 to 2022. The average value for Lesotho during that period was 18.33 percent with a minimum of 3.75 percent in 1998 and a maximum of 26.67 percent in 2012. The latest value from 2022 is 26.45 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 181 countries is 25.06 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Lesotho - Women in parliament - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Lesotho - Women in parliament - historical chart - 1997-2022




Definition: Women in parliaments are the percentage of parliamentary seats in a single or lower chamber held by women.

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