In 2016, 41% of elected representatives in the Chamber of Representatives, the Senate and the regional and community parliaments in Belgium were women. To achieve the sustainable development goal by 2030, this proportion must be increased to 50%.
Female members of parliament
percentage of members in national and regional parliaments
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European Institute for Gender Equality (2017), Gender Statistics Database, Women and men in decision making, http://eige.europa.eu/ (consulted on 20/11/2017).
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