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

Saudi Arabia
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%
83%
13%
30
flagSpain
0%
8%
69%
21%
23
flagRussia
0%
0%
69%
30%
13
flagIndia
16%
0%
65%
16%
49
flagIndonesia
20%
0%
60%
20%
10
flagthe United Kingdom
10%
13%
53%
21%
266
flagDenmark
5%
17%
52%
17%
17
flagthe United States
10%
9%
50%
26%
234
flagItaly
15%
7%
50%
23%
26
flagUkraine
16%
0%
50%
27%
18
flagAustria
14%
14%
50%
21%
14
flagGermany
10%
10%
48%
28%
149
flagRepublic of Ireland
10%
4%
47%
34%
46
flagPoland
12%
13%
46%
27%
9450
flagFrance
7%
23%
46%
23%
26
flagthe Netherlands
16%
4%
45%
33%
24
flagFinland
0%
42%
42%
7%
14
flagBelgium
18%
9%
36%
36%
11
flagLithuania
8%
16%
33%
41%
12
flagNorway
33%
20%
20%
26%
15

Gender

men47%
women38%
Saudi Arabia
10%
16%
Iran
12%
16%
Pakistan
47%
38%
Indonesia
29%
28%

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