The most comprehensive compilation of information on the status of
women in the world.

Latest items for Hungary

May 15, 2019, 6:51 p.m.
Countries: Algeria, Armenia, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Central African Rep, China, Cote D'Ivoire, Cyprus, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gambia, Guatemala, Guinea-Bissau, Hungary, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Libya, Malawi, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritius, Mongolia, Niger, Pakistan, Qatar, Russia, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Syria, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

3.0
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: DV-LAW-1

There is legislation specifically addressing domestic violence in Hungary (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: LO-LAW-1

A woman in Hungary can legally register a business, sign a contract, and open a bank account in the same way as a man. Men and women have equal ownership rights to immovable property (95). Discrimination based on gender is prohibited in access to credit in Hungary, and so is discrimination based on marital status (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: ERBG-LAW-1

A woman in Hungary can legally get a job in the same way as a man. Women can work the same night hours as men. Women are able to work in jobs deemed hazardous, arduous, or morally inappropriate. Women are able to perform the same tasks at work as men. Women can work in the same industries as men (95). The ages at which men and women can retire with full and partial pension benefits are equal (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: CL-LAW-1

The government of Hungary provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of the elderly and disabled (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: IIP-PRACTICE-1

A woman in Hungary can legally travel outside the country and her own home in the same way as a man (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Hungary (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: MARR-LAW-3

A woman can legally apply for a national ID card in the same way as a man. A woman in Hungary can sign a contract without requiring the presence of her husband or male relatives (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: ATFPA-PRACTICE-2

Women in Hungary are not legally required to obey their husbands (95). In Hungary, when determining how to legally administer marital property, both spouses must agree (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: ERBG-LAW-2

Hungary law mandates nondiscrimination based on gender in employment, and the dismissal of pregnant workers in Hungary is prohibited. There is legislation on sexual harassment in employment and in education. There are no criminal penalties or civil remedies for sexual harassment in employment (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: CLCW-LAW-2

A woman in Hungary can legally apply for a passport in the same way as a man (95). A woman in Hungary can legally travel outside of the country in the same way as a man (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: GP-DATA-5

Hungary law establishes an anti-discrimination commission (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: ERBG-DATA-2

Women make up 46% of the total labor force in Hungary (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: CLCW-PRACTICE-1

A woman can legally apply for a national ID card in the same way as a man (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

Discrimination based on marital status is prohibited in access to credit in Hungary (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: GIC-LAW-3

There is paid maternity leave available to women in Hungary of at least 14 weeks. Women receive at least 2/3 of their wages for the duration of their maternity leave. The government pays for 100% of maternity leave benefits. There is paid parental leave. Mothers are guaranteed an equivalent position after returning to work from maternity leave. The government supports or provides childcare services. Childcare payments are not tax deductible (95). Parents in Hungary are not able to work flexibly (95). Working flexibly, such as working from home or taking partial days off to care for children, could be considered a childcare benefit (SLE-CODER COMMENT).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: LRW-LAW-3, DV-LAW-3

A woman's testimony carries the same evidentiary weight in court as a man's (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: GIC-LAW-1

There is paid maternity leave available to women in Hungary of at least 14 weeks. Women receive at least 2/3 of their wages for the duration of their maternity leave. The government pays for 100% of maternity leave benefits. There is paid parental leave. Mothers are guaranteed an equivalent position after returning to work from maternity leave. The government supports or provides childcare services. Childcare payments are not tax deductible (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-1

Women in Hungary can work the same night hours as men. Women can work in jobs deemed hazardous, arduous, or morally inappropriate. Women are able to perform the same tasks at work as men (95). The ages at which men and women can retire with full and partial pension benefits are equal (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: ERBG-DATA-1

Hungary law does not mandate equal remuneration for work of equal value. The ages at which men and women can retire with full and partial pension benefits are equal (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: MARR-PRACTICE-7

A woman in Hungary can legally choose where she lives in the same way as a man (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Hungary, there is no legislation designating who may hold head of household status (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: IAD-LAW-1

Sons and daughters have equal inheritance rights in Hungary (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-4

Women are able to work in the same industries as men in Hungary (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Hungary is free and compulsory (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Hungary provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (95).
April 7, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: IIP-LAW-2, AFE-PRACTICE-1

There is legislation on sexual harassment in education in Hungary (95).
April 4, 2019, 7:45 a.m.
Countries: Albania, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Kuwait, Malaysia, New Zealand, Norway, Qatar, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-3

1.0
April 4, 2019, 7:40 a.m.
Countries: Albania, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Barbados, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Fiji, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kuwait, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Turkey, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-2

0.0
April 4, 2019, 7:27 a.m.
Countries: Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belgium, Bhutan, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Cambodia, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Macedonia, Mauritius, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, United Kingdom
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-3

1.0