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Women’s Rights by Country – Interactive Data

Funded by: Gates Foundation

Which countries have laws preventing violence? Which legislate for gender equality? And which countries allow abortion? Using World Bank and UN data The Guardian presents a snapshot of women’s rights across the globe.

Select a region and hover over a country to see how it has legislated for violence, harassment, abortion, property and employment rights, discrimination and equality. Click on a country to tweet a message on the figures. Country data can be viewed in relation to its population size and those of its neighboring states. See the interactive map here.