According to a recent survey conducted among 1500 men and 505 women, 36% of Croatian men believe that the most important role of women is housekeeping and cooking for family, and one fifth of male respondents believe that it is the men who should have a final say in decision making at kuća, while one third of those polled believe that gender equality “has gone too far”. The results, should therefore, come as a concern for gender equality activists.
Local Language Terms:
- kuća: home
- Crot: a native or national of Croatia, or a person of Croatian descent
At a glance:
In Croatia, the ratio of female to male labor force participation rate is 77%
DID YOU KNOW?
Croatia is the only country in the world in which the president is also a music composer!