Current Numbers

Overview Fact Sheets (summary information for all levels of office)

Women in Elective Office 2018
Women of Color in Elective Office 2018

FEDERAL

Cabinet and Cabinet-level Positions
7
U.S. Supreme Court
3

CONGRESS

106

19.8% of 535 seats
Fact Sheet: Women in the U. S. Congress 2018

U.S. Senate
22

(17D, 5R) 22% of 100 seats
Fact Sheet: Women in the U.S. Senate 2018

U.S. House
84

(62D, 22R) 19.3% of 435 seats
Fact Sheet: Women in the U.S. House 2018

STATEWIDE EXECUTIVE

74

23.7% of 312 seats
(total includes 6 governors, 12 lt. governors and 56 other statewide elected officials)
Fact Sheet: Women in Statewide Elective Executive Office 2018

Governors
6

(2D, 4R); 12% of 50

Lt. Governors
12

(5D, 7R); 28% of 43

Other
56

(24D, 31R, 1NP) 26% of 219

STATE LEGISLATURE

1,865

(1,136D, 702R, 14NP, 7I, 5P, 1WFP) 25.3% of 7,383 seats
Fact Sheet: Women in State Legislatures 2018

State Senate
446

(255D, 175R, 14NP, 2I) 22.6% of 1,972 seats

State House/Assembly
1,419

(881D, 527R, 5I, 5Prg, 1WFP) 26.2% of 5,411 seats

LOCAL

Mayors - Cities over 30,000
286

21% of 1,362 seats
Fact sheet: Women Mayors in U.S. Cities 2017

Mayors - 100 Largest Cities
20

20% of 100 seats
Fact sheet: Women Mayors in U.S. Cities 2017

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