More than 760 women received subsidies to set up their own business in Belarus in 2019. Traditionally the majority of women, about 80 percent, work in the education sector. Less of them are employed in industry and construction. In top management there is complete parity among men and women. Thanks to their leadership qualities, Belarusian women are widely represented in the parliament with share of 34%. More than 90% of women who raise children today participate in the labor market.