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

Latest items for ATFPA-LAW-1

March 23, 2019, 12:50 p.m.
Countries: El Salvador
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In El Salvador, there is no legislation designating head of household status (84).
March 23, 2019, 12:30 p.m.
Countries: Egypt
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Egypt, there is no legislation designating head of household status (83).
March 23, 2019, 12:21 p.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Ecuador, there is no legislation designating head of household status (83).
March 23, 2019, 12:02 p.m.
Countries: Dominican Republic
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Dominican Republic, there is no legislation designating head of household status (82).
March 23, 2019, 11:50 a.m.
Countries: Djibouti
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Djibouti, there is an explicit restriction on a woman becoming head of household or head of family, e.g., a provision stating that only men or husbands can be so designated or that men lead or represent the family, or a male is designated as the default family member who receives the family book or equivalent document that is necessary for access to services (81).
March 23, 2019, 11:41 a.m.
Countries: Denmark
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Denmark, there is no legislation designating head of household status (81).
March 23, 2019, 11:30 a.m.
Countries: Czech Republic
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Czech Republic, there is no legislation designating head of household status (80).
March 22, 2019, 4:33 p.m.
Countries: Cyprus
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Cyprus, there is no legislation designating head of household status (80).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Croatia, there is no legislation designating head of household status (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:10 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In the Democratic Republic of the Congo, there is an explicit restriction on a woman becoming head of household or head of family, e.g., a provision stating that only men or husbands can be so designated or that men lead or represent the family, or a male is designated as the default family member who receives the family book or equivalent document that is necessary for access to services (77).
March 22, 2019, 4:10 p.m.
Countries: Cote D'Ivoire
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In the Cote d'Ivoire, there is no legislation designating head of household status (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:09 p.m.
Countries: Costa Rica
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In the Costa Rica, there is no legislation designating head of household status (78).
March 22, 2019, 4:09 p.m.
Countries: Congo
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In the Congo, there is an explicit restriction on a woman becoming head of household or head of family, e.g., a provision stating that only men or husbands can be so designated or that men lead or represent the family, or a male is designated as the default family member who receives the family book or equivalent document that is necessary for access to services (78).
March 22, 2019, 4:09 p.m.
Countries: Comoros
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Comoros, there is an explicit restriction on a woman becoming head of household or head of family, e.g., a provision stating that only men or husbands can be so designated or that men lead or represent the family, or a male is designated as the default family member who receives the family book or equivalent document that is necessary for access to services (77).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Colombia
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Colombia, there is no legislation designating head of household status (76).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chile
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Chile, there is an explicit restriction on a woman becoming head of household or head of family, e.g., a provision stating that only men or husbands can be so designated or that men lead or represent the family, or a male is designated as the default family member who receives the family book or equivalent document that is necessary for access to services (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Chad, there is an explicit restriction on a woman becoming head of household or head of family, e.g., a provision stating that only men or husbands can be so designated or that men lead or represent the family, or a male is designated as the default family member who receives the family book or equivalent document that is necessary for access to services (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:07 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Central African Republic, there is an explicit restriction on a woman becoming head of household or head of family, e.g., a provision stating that only men or husbands can be so designated or that men lead or represent the family, or a male is designated as the default family member who receives the family book or equivalent document that is necessary for access to services (79). (80).
March 22, 2019, 4:07 p.m.
Countries: Canada
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

Head of household status is not designated under law in Canada (80).
March 15, 2019, 4:43 p.m.
Countries: Cameroon
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Cameroon, there is an explicit restriction on a woman becoming head of household or head of family, e.g., a provision stating that only men or husbands can be so designated or that men lead or represent the family, or a male is designated as the default family member who receives the family book or equivalent document that is necessary for access to services (79).
March 15, 2019, 4:31 p.m.
Countries: Cambodia
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

There are no laws designating head of household status in Cambodia (79).
March 15, 2019, 4:15 p.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Burundi, there is an explicit restriction on a woman becoming head of household or head of family, e.g., a provision stating that only men or husbands can be so designated or that men lead or represent the family, or a male is designated as the default family member who receives the family book or equivalent document that is necessary for access to services (78).
March 15, 2019, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Burkina Faso
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

There are no laws designating head of household status in Burkina Faso (77).
March 15, 2019, 3:47 p.m.
Countries: Bulgaria
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

There are no laws designating head of household status in Bulgaria (77).
March 15, 2019, 3:31 p.m.
Countries: Brunei
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

There are no laws designating head of household status in Brunei (76).
March 15, 2019, 2:48 p.m.
Countries: Brazil
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

There are no laws designating head of household status in Brazil (76).
March 15, 2019, 2:35 p.m.
Countries: Botswana
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

There are no laws designating head of household status in Botswana (75).
March 14, 2019, 7:59 p.m.
Countries: Bosnia-Herzegovina
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

There are no laws designating head of household status in Bosnia and Herzegovina (75).
March 14, 2019, 5:07 p.m.
Countries: Bolivia
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

There are no laws designating head of household status in Bolivia (74).
March 14, 2019, 4:41 p.m.
Countries: Bhutan
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

There are no laws designating head of household status in Bhutan (74).