Women in Development, 1979-1980 (ICPSR 8053)

Published: Feb 16, 1992

Principal Investigator(s):
United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census



Version V1

This file contains national-level data concerning female/male differentials over a range of demographic and socioeconomic variables for each of 69 developing countries. Breakdowns by age and urban/rural residence were frequently included. Data were drawn primarily from censuses and reliable surveys, and constitute the most recently available information at the time of collection. The 69 countries included in the file were all Agency for International Development recipients. Nine countries from Asia are included, 14 in Latin America, 36 in Africa, and 10 in the Near East.

United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census. Women in Development, 1979-1980. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1992-02-16. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08053.v1

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Benin   Cameroon   Cyprus   Sudan   Paraguay   Global   Syria   Latin America   North Korea   South Korea   Mozambique   El Salvador   Morocco   Mali   Panama   Guatemala   Guyana   Lesotho   Nepal   Ecuador   Africa   Tanzania   Seychelles   Zambia   Ghana   Mauritius   India   Guinea-Bissau   Senegal   Honduras   Jamaica   Peru   Ethiopia   Yemen   Haiti   Afghanistan   Burundi   Guinea   Egypt   Somalia   Chad   Sao Tome and Principe   Sierra Leone   Madagascar   Ivory Coast   Thailand   Bolivia   Costa Rica   Middle East   Cape Verde   Pakistan   Malawi   Gambia   Jordan   Tunisia   Togo   Sri Lanka   Niger   Philippines   Rwanda   Kenya   Lebanon   Djibouti   Liberia   Bangladesh   Nicaragua   Mauritania   Burkina Faso   Asia   Swaziland   Botswana   Democratic Republic of Congo   Dominican Republic   Israel   Indonesia

1979 -- 1980

1979 -- 1980

The file is designed to produce up to 31 tables for each country for each year. Data records are sorted by table, country, and year. There are a total of 37,220 records.

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