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Brazil - Country profile

Physical Autonomy

Proportion of births attended by skilled health personnel (Percentages)

Women’s deaths at the hands of their intimate partner or former partner (Absolute number and rate)

Adolescent women aged 15-19 who are mothers (Percentages)

Maternal mortality ratio (Per 100,000 live births)

Unmet need for family planning (Percentages)

Femicide or feminicide, most recent data available (In absolute number and rate per 100.000 women)

Autonomy in decision-making

Level within governmental hierarchy of national machineries for the advancement of women

Women’s participation in ministerial cabinets (Percentages)

Women judges in the highest court (Percentages)

Elected mayors who are women (Percentages)

Protocol to the convention on the elimination of all forms of discrimination against women

City councillors who are women (Percentages)

Economic Autonomy

Structure of total employed population by productivity level and sex (Percentage of total employed population)

Average time spent on paid and unpaid work of the population aged 15 and over, by sex, for the latest available data (Average hours per week)

Urban population without incomes of their own by sex (Percentages)

Rural population without incomes of their own by sex (Percentages)

Economic participation rate of the population 15 years and over by sex and poverty status, urban and rural areas (Percentages)

Unpaid work time by own income and sex (Weekly hours)

Feminity index of poor households (Index)