Malaysia: Women in parliament

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Women in parliament, percent

 Latest value 13.57
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1997 - 2022
 Average 10.78
 Min - Max 7.81 - 14.86
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Malaysia from 1997 to 2022. The average value for Malaysia during that period was 10.78 percent with a minimum of 7.81 percent in 1997 and a maximum of 14.86 percent in 2020. The latest value from 2022 is 13.57 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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Malaysia - Women in parliament - Recent values chart

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Malaysia - 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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