For the fifth year in a row, Iceland has been rated as having the world’s smallest gender gap, where women enjoy the most equal access to education and health care and participation in political and economic life. They’re joined at the top by their Nordic neighbors Finland, Norway and Sweden. The United States’s rank: 23rd, down from 22nd last year and 17th in 2011. Read more via BBC News and let us know how your country rates at Web Economic Forum.

For the fifth year in a row, Iceland has been rated as having the world’s smallest gender gap, where women enjoy the most equal access to education and health care and participation in political and economic life. They’re joined at the top by their Nordic neighbors Finland, Norway and Sweden. The United States’s rank: 23rd, down from 22nd last year and 17th in 2011. 

Read more via BBC News and let us know how your country rates at Web Economic Forum.

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