Here are some interesting facts about the support for gender equality around the world. The Pew Research Center surveyed people in 38 countries. The Research Center reported that “gender equality is at least somewhat important.” Canada ranks right up there with the group of countries that have the strongest support for equality. Nine in ten of those countries surveyed thought it was very important. Some countries have quite a striking gap in support between men and women. Have a look at this global snapshot - International Women’s Day, by the numbers.