EIGE stakeholders in North Macedonia

Ministry for Labour and Social Policy

State Statistical Office of the Republic of North Macedonia

Delegation of the European Union to the Republic of North Macedonia

Gender Equality Index

North Macedonia launched its first Gender Equality Index in 2019 and scored 62 points. The 2019 EU average was 67.4.

In the domain of power the country scored better than the EU. North Macedonia has 52.6 points, compared to the EU average of 51.9. However, significant gender inequalities remain, especially when it comes to income and earnings (62.1 points in the domain of money), and the sharing of household responsibilities (55.8 points in the domain of time).

The highest score was in the domain of health with 87.1 points.

Gender Equality Index for North Macedonia 2019

Индекс на родова еднаквост во Северна Македонија 2019

Examples of gender equality initiatives from North Macedonia

Embedding a gender perspective in strategic planning policies

Gender mainstreaming e-module for civil servants

EIGE's Gender Equality Glossary and Thesaurus

in Macedonian

In Albanian