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Source: Statistics Canada and House of Commons Canada

Geographical Area: Canada

Unit of Measurement: Percentage

The table below contains more information regarding the indicator.

Indicator name

Proportion of leadership roles held by women

Target

Greater representation of women in leadership roles

Indicator description

This indicator measures the proportion of women in leadership roles. Leadership roles selected include women elected to national Parliament and ministers appointed to federal cabinet, federal and provincial judges and various types of management position.

Geographical coverage

Canada

Unit of measurement

Percentage

Calculations

Not applicable

Comments and limitations

Not applicable

Data last updated 2022-04-04: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window
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Source 1

Organisation

Statistics Canada and House of Commons Canada

Periodicity

Annual

Geographical coverage

Canada, Province or territory

Link to data source Statistics Canada. Table 10-10-0137-01 Representation of women and men elected to national Parliament and of ministers appointed to federal Cabinet opens in a new window

Source 2

Organisation

Statistics Canada

Periodicity

Annual

Geographical coverage

Canada

Link to data source Statistics Canada. Table 14-10-0335-01 Labour force characteristics by occupation, annual opens in a new window

Source 3

Organisation

Statistics Canada

Periodicity

Every 5 years

Geographical coverage

Canada

Link to data source Statistics Canada. Table 37-10-0208-01 Canadian judges by selected demographic characteristics and sex opens in a new window