Number of women parliamentarians grows in Azerbaijan

Women constituted 10.7% of Milli Majlis Deputies in 2000. The number of women deputies in Milli Majlis is growing, sources in the State Statistics Committee told Oxu.Az. Today, the number of women in the parliament makes 16.9%. Percentage of women deputies made 4.3% in 1999 and 10.7% in 2000. News.Az