Women in Politics: 2019 Infographic

In this infographic, UN Women and the Inter-Parliamentary Union illustrate the gender disparity of the political sphere from nation to nation. Nations with high numbers of females in ministerial positions include Spain, Nicaragua, and Sweden. Countries with high percentages of women in parliament include Rwanda, Cuba, and Bolivia. It was concluded that women make up 6.6% of heads of state, 5.2% of heads of government, 19.7% of speakers of parliament, and 28.2% of deputy speakers of parliament.