GenderStats (ICPSR 146)

Principal Investigator(s):

Summary:

GenderStats is an electronic database of gender statistics developed by the World Bank's Gender and Development Group (PREM Gender) in collaboration with the Development Data Group in the Development Economics Vice-Presidency (DECDG). The purpose of this database is to provide a one-stop source of statistics and indicators disaggregated by gender. GenderStats compiles data on key gender topics from a variety of national and international sources. These sources include national statistics, United Nations databases, and World Bank-conducted or funded surveys.

Access Notes

  • These data are not available from ICPSR. Users should consult the data owners directly (via Welcome to World Bank Group) for details on obtaining the data and documentation.

Study Description

Scope of Study

Subject Terms:   demographic characteristics, education, gender roles, health, labor force, poverty, political participation, political power, population dynamics, socioeconomic status, women in development

Geographic Coverage:   Africa, Asia, Latin America, Middle East, Southeast Asia

Data Collection Notes:

These data are not available from ICPSR. Users should consult the data owners directly for details on obtaining the data and documentation

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