This resource contains development data covering more than 575 indicators, 225 countries, and 18 regional and income groups. The data is compiled by the World Bank from officially-recognized international sources. Labor statistics are broken down by gender. "Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments" can be found under the Public Sector Indicators.
2005-current available online.
1997-current (incomplete) available on CD-ROM.
2004-2011 This report by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics can be downloaded in PDF format. 2011 edition linked above. Earlier editions are in the Federal Reserve Archive. Some editions are held by the UW libraries in print.