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National governments

Organisations covered:

  • National governments. See mapping tablepdf(44 kB) for a list of organisations covered in each country.

Positions covered:

  • President (where relevant)
  • Prime minister
  • Senior ministers: members of the government who have a seat on the cabinet or council of ministers
  • Junior ministers: members of the government who do not have a seat on the cabinet
  • Note that the names of the positions covered vary between countries. See mapping tablepdf(46 kB) for a list of positions covered at each level.

Main sources of data:

  • Official websites
  • Direct contacts

Periodicity of data collection:

Quarterly

The latest data and all existing historical data:

Data in Excel format excel8book(3 MB) Choose translations of the previous link 

National governments (senior ministers)

 Senior ministers
 PresidentPrime MinisterWomen
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
EU-283W 18M3W 25M1333552773
       
Belgium-M3112179
BulgariaMM9104753
Czech RepublicMM3141882
Denmark-M5122971
GermanyMW6103862
EstoniaMM2131387
IrelandMM4112773
GreeceMM0180100
Spain-M392575
FranceMM19204951
CroatiaWM3191486
ItalyMM5122971
CyprusMM111892
LatviaMM3112179
LithuaniaWM4112773
Luxembourg-M3122080
HungaryMM0120100
MaltaWM116694
Netherlands-M583862
AustriaMM3112179
PolandMW6182575
PortugalMM4142278
RomaniaMM7153268
SloveniaMM794456
SlovakiaMM2131387
FinlandMM593664
Sweden-M12125050
United Kingdom-W8143664
       
MontenegroMM4181882
former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, theMM3231288
SerbiaMM4152179
TurkeyMM126496
       
IcelandMM555050
Liechtenstein-M234060
Norway-W9104753
       
All countries3W 23M4W 31M1614552674
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 27/07/2016-27/07/2016

National governments (junior ministers)

 Junior ministers
 Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
EU-281454142674
     
Belgium132575
Bulgaria12292971
Czech Republic----
Denmark----
Germany14194258
Estonia----
Ireland4142278
Greece8202971
Spain6182575
France----
Croatia----
Italy11352476
Cyprus----
Latvia3112179
Lithuania10362278
Luxembourg123367
Hungary----
Malta243367
Netherlands252971
Austria115050
Poland13731585
Portugal15263763
Romania----
Slovenia16174852
Slovakia5221981
Finland132575
Sweden----
United Kingdom20762179
     
Montenegro----
former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, the113793
Serbia----
Turkey----
     
Iceland----
Liechtenstein326040
Norway18313763
     
All countries1674602773
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 27/07/2016-27/07/2016

National governments (all ministers)

 Junior ministers + Senior ministers
 PresidentPrime MinisterWomen
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
EU-283W 18M3W 25M2787692773
       
Belgium-M4142278
BulgariaMM21393565
Czech RepublicMM3141882
Denmark-M5122971
GermanyMW20294159
EstoniaMM2131387
IrelandMM8252476
GreeceMM8381783
Spain-M9272575
FranceMM19204951
CroatiaWM3191486
ItalyMM16472575
CyprusMM111892
LatviaMM6222179
LithuaniaWM14472377
Luxembourg-M4142278
HungaryMM0120100
MaltaWM3201387
Netherlands-M7133565
AustriaMM4122575
PolandMW19911783
PortugalMM19403268
RomaniaMM7153268
SloveniaMM23264753
SlovakiaMM7351783
FinlandMM6123367
Sweden-M12125050
United Kingdom-W28902476
       
MontenegroMM4181882
former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, theMM4361090
SerbiaMM4152179
TurkeyMM126496
       
IcelandMM555050
Liechtenstein-M555050
Norway-W27414060
       
All countries3W 23M4W 31M3289152674
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 27/07/2016-27/07/2016