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International Women's Day

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Gallup's Regional Director for Sub-Saharan Africa, Magali Rheault, discusses the challenges -- and opportunities -- for women in Africa.

Gallup World Poll Regional Director Galina Zapryanova discusses the challenges for women in the former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe.

Sixty percent of Americans are satisfied with women's position in the U.S., including 56% of women and 66% of men.

This International Women's Day, Gallup surveys show people in 31 countries today are less likely to say women are treated with respect and dignity. Most are in Europe.

The Hologic Global Study on Women's Health offers insight into how widespread domestic violence is worldwide by asking women and men about the scope of the problem in their countries.

Roughly 20 years after their democratic transitions, female leaders in East-Central Europe and the Balkans are gaining acceptance in public life and in public attitudes.

In 2020, 93% of Americans said it is possible that a woman would lead the country in the next decade.

Women and men in Latin America are ready for women to lead -- in politics, in the workplace and in the classroom.

With gender parity in higher education slowly improving in sub-Saharan Africa, people may be realizing how female education disproportionately improves social welfare.

Synopsis: Afghan women are less hopeful about their futures this International Women's Day than they were a decade ago.

Gallup reviews how COVID has affected women's participation in the workforce and whether declines are related more to their job types or to child care.

Over the next three years, Hologic and Gallup will ask women worldwide about their health in the first comparative global study of women's health.

Gallup has interviewed 1.1 million women for more than a decade about their daily lives. Read their stories.

A forthcoming study by GSMA and Gallup shows that bridging the mobile and internet gender gap may help boost women's wellbeing across the developing world.