According to IndexMundi.com, “home of the Internet’s most complete country profiles,” which contains detailed country statistics, charts, and maps compiled from multiple sources, the share of women in wage employment in the non-agricultural sector has reached 49.5 of the overall sector. This compares to 48.3 in the United States, and only 46.9 in the United Kingdom.
The percentage of seats held by women in Israel’s national parliament is 19.2, compared with 16.8 in the U.S., and 19.5 in the U.K.Jewish Press News Briefs
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