Is paid leave available for fathers of infants?


This map tells us whether countries provide paid leave from work for fathers of infants.

More information:

  • Paid leave for fathers includes both paid paternity leave, which is leave reserved for fathers of infants, and paid parental leave, which is leave for either parent of an infant, that can be taken by men.
  • We report the leave available in weeks under normal conditions, excluding extended leave periods under extraordinary circumstances.