Women's Representation in Congress

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infogram_0_a8eb417c-ac8f-4b3d-ac79-e3f7d3dfcc81Rep2020: Percentage of Women in Congress, 1993-2015

U.S. House of Representatives

Number of women serving: 120* out of 434 (1 vacancy)
Percentage of women: 27.6%
Number of Republicans: 31
Number of Democrats: 89
Women of color: 50* (45D, 5R)
*Does not include women delegates from the U.S. Territories

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U.S. Senate

Number of women serving: 24 out of 100
Percentage of women serving: 24%
Number of Republicans: 8
Number of Democrats: 16
Women of color: 3 (3D, 0R)

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Sources Consulted: Center for American Women and Politics, Rutgers University