Study Ranks Rwanda At No. 6 For Gender Equality
The country joined a handful of Nordic nations in the top 10 of the World Economic Forum’s 2015 Global Gender Gap report. The U.S. fell to No. 28.By Melissa Prax | November 21, 2015
It's probably no surprise that the top 10 countries in the world with the least gender gap include a handful of Nordic nations, Switzerland and generally developed countries. But ranked No. 6 in opportunities for women according to the World Economic Forum — the central African nation of Rwanda. (Video via Rwanda Development Board)
Rwanda did the best in political and economic categories, ranking seventh and 14th. But it's still lacking in the education and health categories diving down to 112th and 91st, respectively.