Study: greens, have the largest proportion of women among new members

The Greens among the parties most likely to be women as members. This is evident from a study of the Berlin party researcher Oskar Niedermayer. Thereafter, the

Study: greens, have the largest proportion of women among new members

The Greens among the parties most likely to be women as members. This is evident from a study of the Berlin party researcher Oskar Niedermayer. Thereafter, the proportion of women in the new Green members in the year 2019, at 42.4 percent. This is the highest value among the parties represented in the Bundestag, with the AfD data is not available. In the case of the SPD's 34.2 percent of new members were female, behind The Left (33.7 percent), CDU (32 percent) and CSU (31.6 percent) follow. By far the lowest proportion of women was at the FDP: Just about every fifth new member of the liberal (21.3 percent) was female.

party researchers: women's quota is "not a panacea"

"The Green talk through your Image most likely to be women, which also, but not only, the rate is responsible," says study author Oskar Niedermayer. A panacea it is not, however, emphasized the political scientist. So, the SPD gains in spite of a established in 1988, the rate is now barely more women than the CDU. There is currently discussion about a mandatory proportion of women in government Offices and mandates.

at the same time, the Greens were able to rejuvenate themselves as the only party besides the FDP in the past year. The average age of members decreased from 49 to 48 years. Reason for New admissions of fans under 35, including many women. For comparison: The members of the CDU are, on average, 61 years old, the SPD 60.

Overall, the number of party members has decreased in Germany, to 1.22 million. The main reason is the continuing decline in membership in the CDU and the SPD is. Since 1990, they have lost about half of their members. At that time, more than two million German citizens were a member of a party.

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Updated Date: 27 July 2020, 13:26

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