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DOI :10.26650/iukad.2022.1000001   IUP :10.26650/iukad.2022.1000001    Full Text (PDF)

The Ratio of Women in National Parliaments and its Effect on Social Institutions and Gender Index (SIGI) Rankings

Tuğba Metin AçerSenem Kurt Topuz

This study seeks to consider the ratios of female members in national parliaments based on the rankings on the Social Institutions and Gender Index (SIGI) and evaluate the effects of such ratios. Five different regression models were established to scrutinize the effect of these ratios, which was set as the independent variable. The study particularly considered the Social Institutions and Gender Index and the sub-dimensions of this index, which are as follows: i) discrimination in the family; ii) restricted physical integrity; iii) restricted access to productive and financial Resources; and iv) restricted civil liberties. The correlation coefficients between the ratio of female parliament members and other variables were found to be statistically significant and negative. Moreover, it was determined that the ratio of female members in national parliaments negatively affects rankings in the Social Institutions and Gender Index and the four subdimensions of this index (as mentioned earlier ) in a statistically significant manner.

DOI :10.26650/iukad.2022.1000001   IUP :10.26650/iukad.2022.1000001    Full Text (PDF)

Kadın Parlamenter Oranlarının Ülkelerin Sosyal Kurumlar ve Cinsiyet Endeksi (SIGI)’ndeki Yerine Etkisi

Tuğba Metin AçerSenem Kurt Topuz

Bu çalışmanın amacı, ülkelerin parlamentolarındaki kadın parlamenter oranının, ülkelerin Sosyal Kurumlar ve Cinsiyet Endeksi (SIGI) sıralaması üzerindeki etkisini incelemektir. Bu çalışmada bağımsız değişken olarak ele alınan kadın parlamenter oranının Sosyal Kurumlar ve Cinsiyet Endeksi ve bu endeksin alt boyutları olan Aile İçinde Ayrımcılık Endeksi; Kısıtlı Fiziksel Bütünlük Endeksi; Üretken ve Finansal Kaynaklara Kısıtlı Erişim Endeksi; Kısıtlanmış Sivil Özgürlükler Endeksi üzerindeki etkisini incelemek amacıyla beş farklı regresyon modeli kurulmuştur. Elde edilen sonuçlara göre Kadın Parlamenter Oranı ile diğer değişkenler arasındaki korelasyon katsayıları istatistiksel olarak anlamlı ve negatif yönlüdür. Bununla birlikte ülkelerin parlamentolarındaki kadın parlamenter oranının Sosyal Kurumlar ve Cinsiyet Endeksi ile bu endeksin alt boyutları olan Aile İçinde Ayrımcılık; Kısıtlı Fiziksel Bütünlük; Üretken ve Finansal Kaynaklara Kısıtlı Erişim ve Kısıtlanmış Sivil Özgürlükler değişkenlerini istatistiksel olarak anlamlı şekilde negatif yönlü olarak etkilediği görülmüştür.


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