Table 1

Included countries and number of speeches available

CountryLeaderMan/womanRegionRationale for inclusionNo of speeches
BangladeshHasinaWomanAsiaWoman1
BelgiumWilmèsWomanEuropeUNSC, woman3
BoliviaÁñezWomanSouth AmericaWoman7
BrazilBolsonaroManSouth AmericaBRICS4
Dominican RepublicMedinaManCaribbeanUNSC2
FinlandMarinWomanEuropeWoman3
FranceMacronManEuropeUNSC2
GermanyMerkelWomanEuropeUNSC, Woman4
IndiaModiManAsiaBRICS4
IndonesiaWidodoManAsiaUNSC5
New ZealandArdernWomanOceaniaWoman3
NigerIssoufouManAfricaUNSC2
NorwaySolbergWomanEuropeWoman12
RussiaPutinManEurope/AsiaBRICS, UNSC2
ScotlandSturgeonWomanEuropeWoman14
South AfricaRamaphosaManAfricaBRICS, UNSC3
Sint MaartenJacobsWomanCaribbeanWoman12
TaiwanIng-wenWomanAsiaWoman2
UKJohnsonManEuropeUNSC12
USATrumpManNorth AmericaUNSC25
  • BRICS, Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa; UNSC, United Nations Security Council.