Facts & Figures

Cartier Women's Initiative Awardsin a few facts & figures

Since2006

15 700women applied

180finalists

64laureates

30high profile jury members
265coaches worldwide

Our finalists come from 46 countries

India 8 Thailand 1 Cambodia 2 Indonesia 1 China 7 The Philippines 3 Hong Kong 2 Taiwan 1 South Korea 5 The United Kingdom 10 Ireland 4 France 5 Italy 1 The Netherlands 2 Germany 1 Iceland 2 Spain 3 Israel 1 Russia 1 6 South Africa 6 Nigeria 3 Uganda 2 Mozambique 2 Swaziland 1 Ethiopia 2 Ghana 1 Ivory Coast 1 Senegal 1 Tanzania 3 Kenya 1 Rwanda 5 Lebanon 5 Egypt 5 Jordan 4 United Arab Emirates 25 United States 3 Canada 6 Mexico 1 Guatemala 1 Panama 7 Colombia 4 Brazil 2 Bolivia 3 Uruguay 2 Chile 4 Argentina

AsiaPacific

  • 9 countries
  • 30 projects

Europe

  • 10 countries
  • 30 projects

Sub-saharanafrica

  • 12 countries
  • 29 projects

Middle East& North Africa

  • 4 countries
  • 19 projects

Northamerica

  • 2 countries
  • 28 projects

Latinamerica

  • 9 countries
  • 30 projects

Over0jobs created

166Companies selected in the competition

  • Environmental sector
  • healthcare sector
  • Technology sector
  • Education sector
  • A broad range of industries
80
  • Of the businesses are still running

Driving change by empowering women entrepreneurs

in a few facts & figures

People

Since 2006, 12900 women have applied to the Cartier Women's Initiative Awards. 181 women have participated in the competition as finalists and 58 women were selected as laureates. The Cartier Awards community is also composed of 30 active jury members and 265 coaches worldwide.

Places

166 companies hailing from 46 different countries have participated in the Cartier Women's Initiative Awards.

10%

Businesses

12,4% businesses in the environmental sector
9,4% of businesses in the healthcare sector
7,4% of businesses in the technology sector
6,6% of businesses in the education sector
64,1% of businesses represent a wide range of industries.

80% of the businesses are still running