The benefits of parental leave have been proven to be extraordinary. Many studies have shown that parental leave helps foster the emotional and physical health of parents and children, and also helps women remain in the workplace.

The following graphic from shows how countries around the world rank in terms of federal parental leave. Which country is most surprising to you?

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How Does Paid Parental Leave Compare Around the World?

Irma Wallace

Irma Wallace

Co-founder and Vice President of SearchRank, responsible for many of the day to day operations of the company. She is also founder of The Arizona Builders’ Zone, a construction / home improvement portal.

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