Nigeria: Women in parliament

(measure: percent; Source: The World Bank)
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Nigeria: Women in parliament, percent, 2000 - 2020:

For that indicator, we provide data for Nigeria from 2000 to 2020. The average value for Nigeria during that period was 5.7 percent with a minimum of 3.38 percent in 2019 and a maximum of 7.22 percent in 2020. The latest value from 2020 is 7.22 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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