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Progress of gender equality in Finland
Finland scores 75.3 out of 100 points in EIGE's Gender Equality Index 2021. Find out why and explore all the scores on our website.
Gender statistics on Finland
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Translations of EIGE's work in Finland's languages
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The recommendations were developed after an in-depth analysis of data collection from the police and justice sectors. They aim to improve administrative data collection on intimate partner violence to...
- Good practiceDigital agenda, Employment
Country information — policy in context Equality and flexibility in Finland...
The Gender Equality Index 2017 examines the progress and challenges in achieving gender equality across the European Union from 2005 to 2015....
Many women victims of intimate partner violence in the EU Member States remain unprotected....
- Country profile: Gender Equality Index
Violence against women is rooted in women’s unequal status in society, and that status reflects the unbalanced distribution of social, political, and economic power among women and men in society....
- Good practiceHealth, Violence
A national homicide monitoring system...
The Gender Equality Index developed by the European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE) shows that Finland has achieved “three–quarters equality”....
This publication summarises the main results of the Gender Equality Index 2015 for Finland....
- PublicationViolence, Health
The study analyses the regulations, hinders and consequences of parental leaves from the perspectives of mothers, fathers and work organizations. Format: pdf-file