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Percentage of women in various fields

  • May 22, 2019
  • , Asahi , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

Politics

Eligible voters

52%

Local politicians (Before the latest unified local elections)

13%

Lower House members

10%

Municipality heads

1%

Museums

 

Curators

66%

Directors

16%

Elementary schools

Teachers

62%

Principals

20%

Universities

Assistants

57%

Assistant professors

30%

Associate professors

25%

Professors

17%

Presidents

11%

Companies employing 1,000-4,999 regular workers

Full-time workers

25%

Officers equivalent to assistant managers

14%

Officers equivalent to managers

8%

Officers equivalent to directors

3%

Newspaper companies, news agencies

Reporters

19%

Managers

6%

Note: Data compiled by The Asahi Shimbun based on the White Paper on Gender Equality, the School Basic Survey, the Basic Survey of Gender Equality in Employment Management, and other sources.

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