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Gender data: World Bank, EU and United Nations

 


Data description

GenderGender Equality Data and Statistics (UN and World Bank) provide country level observations in six thematic areas: Economic structures and participation; Education; Health and related services; Public life and decision making; Human rights of women and girls, and Demographic indicators. Data is sourced from the regional commissions of the UN and the World Bank.

The European Institute for Gender Equality publishes the annual Gender Equality Index, allowing researchers to compare index variables for all EU member states, by work domain and pay level.

 


Time period

Series range from the mid-1960s to 2018, varying by country and variable.
 


Support links

 


How to access data

Gender Equality Data and Statistics are available via this link

  • Select regions and/or countries in the first drop-down menu
  • Select data themes at the icons below the menu.

European Institute for Gender Equality data are available via this link

  • Under Gender Equality Index, select: EU comparisons, work domain and pay
  • Under Gender Statistics Database, select indicators by theme and health. Or search the full database.

Related development data resources are available via these EUI Library pages:

 


Data homepage

Contact: Thomas Bourke at [email protected]

 

Data_Portal

 


 

Page last updated on 24 October 2019