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Taiwan

Eastern Asia

Women

Taiwan is not included in the Gender Inequality Index. Women should always be considered as a particularly vulnerable group though.

Children

Taiwan is not included in the Children’s Rights and Business Atlas. Children should always be considered as a particularly vulnerable group though.

Persons with Disabilities

Due to differences in data collection and definitions it is difficult to compare countries on disability prevalence rates. Persons with disabilities should always be considered as a particularly vulnerable group though.

Minorities and Indigenous Peoples

According to the World Directory of Minorities and Indigenous Peoples, the following minorities and indigenous peoples are present in Taiwan: Amis, Atayal, Bunun, Hla’alua, Kanakaravu, Kavalan, Paiwan, Puyuma, Rukai, Saisiyat, Sakizaya, Seediq, Thao, Truku, Tsou, Yami and Pingpu.

Migrant Workers​

According to the ILO Global Estimates on International Migrant Workers, migrant workers as a proportion of all workers is 0.5 % in the subregion Eastern Asia.

Persons in Armed Conflict

Taiwan is not included in the Fragile States Index. For monthly crisis updates related to the South China Sea, check out CrisisWatch