Latvia is one of the top ten countries in the world when it comes to gender equality in the workplace, according to recent research, eng.lsm.lv reports.
The Women's Workplace Equality Index (WWIE), published October 15, places Latvia in tenth position globally, with fellow Baltic state Lithuania also making the top ten in eighth spot. The rankings come from the Council of Foreign Relations, based on World Bank data.
Latvia scores particularly well on accessibility of institutions, getting a job, going to court and using property. Interestingly it outranks all the Nordic countries except Iceland.
See the full data about Latvia at this web page.