Which Muslim country was the first to elect woman to head of government?

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Iran
Pakistan
Indonesia
Noted for her charis­mat­ic au­thor­i­ty, Benazir Bhutto was nick­named "Iron Lady" because of her hard line against the trade unions and tough rhetor­i­cal op­po­si­tion to her rivals. In 1988, she became the first woman elected to lead a Muslim state.

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flagCanada
0%
3%
81%
15%
33
flagRussia
0%
0%
69%
30%
13
flagSpain
0%
8%
68%
24%
25
flagIndia
16%
2%
64%
16%
50
flagSweden
16%
8%
58%
16%
12
flagDenmark
9%
14%
57%
14%
21
flagthe United Kingdom
11%
12%
53%
22%
288
flagAustria
11%
11%
52%
23%
17
flagthe United States
10%
9%
50%
27%
251
flagUkraine
16%
0%
50%
27%
18
flagGermany
11%
10%
48%
28%
159
flagItaly
18%
7%
48%
22%
27
flagPoland
12%
12%
47%
26%
10155
flagRepublic of Ireland
10%
4%
47%
34%
46
flagthe Netherlands
14%
3%
44%
37%
27
flagFrance
6%
24%
41%
27%
29
flagFinland
0%
46%
40%
6%
15
flagBelgium
15%
7%
38%
38%
13
flagUU
22%
22%
31%
22%
22
flagNorway
33%
20%
20%
26%
15

Gender

men47%
women38%
Saudi Arabia
9%
16%
Iran
12%
16%
Pakistan
47%
38%
Indonesia
29%
28%

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