Luxembourg - Women underrepresented in science and politics - February 28, 2019

Data by Eurostat show that the country shares the lowest number of women working as scientists and engineers in Europe with Hungary. Despite the effort to push for more gender equality and inclusion, only 25% of scientists and engineers are women. The average across Europe is 41%. Women are also underrepresented in politics with only 20% of ministerial posts occupied by women and less than one-third female parliamentarians.

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For more information, please contact the editor Jan Cremers or Sanne van der Gaag, Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies (AIAS) cbn-aias@uva.nl or the Head of communications at the ETUI, Willy De Backer wdebacker@etui.org © ETUI


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