The Database presents data on women in political decision-making since 01.01.1990. No data prior to this date was included.
How a Search Query is carried out
Firstly, please make the decision on which area or issue you want to have information.
Please select one of the areas from the list: Elections, Governments,
Parliaments, Parties or Women in Decision-Making.
It is possible to further define your search on the page which follows.
If the country of your choice is divided up into regions, you can select one region; if you then need data on the national level, you simply select the option country from here. If you do not select any options here, matching recordsets will appear for the national and regional level.
Enter from which year you wish to have data. The database has only collected
statistical information from the year 1990 onwards. If you don't select a year,
the entire data since 1990 will be shown.
You can opt for all, none or any combination of the three search criteria explained above.
Parliaments and Governments
If you've opted for the area of parliaments, you can sometimes choose
between parliaments at national and regional level. If the national parliament
consists of two houses, both will appear labelled as Upper and Lower House
It is possible to differentiate between parties with quota or parity regulations.
Women in Decision-Making
Enter the name of the woman being sought. If you're not exactly sure of the
correct spelling, use the joker '%'.
When you've filled out your search query click on the Search button. A list will appear containing all the matching data. By clicking on the blue coloured area of one row you can get more detailed information.
Every page has a menu bar. From there you can start a New Query
at any time.
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