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Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls

Indicator 5.5.1: Proportion of seats held by women in (a) national parliaments and (b) local governments

Proportion of seats held by women in (a) national parliaments and (b) local governments

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This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from Armenia statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from Armenian statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other Armenian-specific metadata information.

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Indicator description
Geographical coverage

Armenia

Unit of measurement

%

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Metadata last updated 2019-09-15: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window

This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators as defined by the UN Statistical Commission. Complete global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Indicator name

Proportion of seats held by women in (a) national parliaments and (b) local governments

Indicator number

5.5.1

Target name

Ensure women’s full and effective participation and equal opportunities for leadership at all levels of decision-making in political, economic and public life

Target number

5.5

Global indicator description

Proportion of seats held by women in (a) national parliaments and (b) local governments

UN designated tier

1/2

UN custodian agency

Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)

Link to UN metadata United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Metadata (PDF 4.0 MB) opens in a new window
Organisation Armstat , National Assemby of RA , Ministry of Territorial Administration and Development of RA
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