Japan came in at 121st among the 153 nations on the World Economic Forum’s rankings for the year. Photo: AP Japan came in at 121st among the 153 nations on the World Economic Forum’s rankings for the year. Photo: AP
Japan came in at 121st among the 153 nations on the World Economic Forum’s rankings for the year. Photo: AP

Women fare worse in Japan than China, Angola or United Arab Emirates

  • PM Shinzo Abe vowed to make Japan a country where women would shine
  • But new gender gap rankings from the World Economic Forum show it has slid to a lowly 121st out of 153 countries

Topic |   Japan
Japan came in at 121st among the 153 nations on the World Economic Forum’s rankings for the year. Photo: AP Japan came in at 121st among the 153 nations on the World Economic Forum’s rankings for the year. Photo: AP
Japan came in at 121st among the 153 nations on the World Economic Forum’s rankings for the year. Photo: AP
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