WorldViews: Gender


Posted at 01:57 PM ET, 02/13/2014

Where women work, and don’t: A map of female labor force participation around the world

This doesn’t just matter for women’s welfare it matters for a country’s ability to succeed.

By Max Fisher  |  01:57 PM ET, 02/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gender, Maps

Posted at 03:58 PM ET, 01/08/2014

This fascinating chart shows how Middle Easterners think women should dress

A study asked people in seven countries to pick the most appropriate clothing.

By Max Fisher  |  03:58 PM ET, 01/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gender, Middle East

Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 06/05/2013

A revealing map of the countries that are most and least tolerant of homosexuality

African and Muslim countries score as the least tolerant, with Western and Latin countries the most accepting.

By Max Fisher  |  07:02 AM ET, 06/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Africa, Gender, Maps, Philippines, Religion

Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 10/25/2012

What the Arab Spring has done for womens equality, in one chart

The short answer: so far, not much.

By Max Fisher  |  04:30 PM ET, 10/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  After the Arab Spring, Gender, Middle East

Posted at 12:34 PM ET, 10/25/2012

Why French women have so little equality, a story in charts

France has pushed hard to spur population growth, granting women many benefits but possibly degrading their role in society.

By Max Fisher  |  12:34 PM ET, 10/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  europe, France, Gender

Posted at 11:06 AM ET, 10/25/2012

The U.S. is catching up to Europe on gender equality

A map of Europe's gender status by country.

By Max Fisher  |  11:06 AM ET, 10/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  europe, Gender, Maps