Malawi: Women in parliament

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 Malawi

Women in parliament, percent

 Latest value 22.92
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1997 - 2022
 Average 15.68
 Min - Max 5.65 - 22.92
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Malawi from 1997 to 2022. The average value for Malawi during that period was 15.68 percent with a minimum of 5.65 percent in 1997 and a maximum of 22.92 percent in 2019. The latest value from 2022 is 22.92 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
Malawi - Women in parliament - recent values

Historical chart
Malawi - 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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 Land area 94,280 2021 sq. km
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