Women in Parliament


The graphical representation depicts the number of women in the parliament as a percentage of total elected representatives from the respective national parties/states. The percentage has been mapped out for each of the national parties and states from 1st Lok Sabha session to 16th Lok Sabha session.

Slide the bar to study the percentage of women during a particular Lok Sabha session.

Party Wise Analysis
1st Lok Sabha 16th Lok Sabha

State Wise Analysis
4th Lok Sabha 16th Lok Sabha

16th Lok Sabha

Note: For State Wise Analysis, we have considered the data post reorganization of the states in 1956.