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Gender indicators of developing Asian and Pacific countries

Gender indicators of developing Asian and Pacific countries

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Published by Asian Development Bank in Manila, Philippines .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia,
  • Pacific Area
    • Subjects:
    • Asia -- Population -- Statistics.,
    • Pacific Area -- Population -- Statistics.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-350).

      Statementprepared by the Center for International Research, U.S. Bureau of the Census.
      GenreStatistics.
      ContributionsCenter for International Research (U.S.), Asian Development Bank.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHA4553 .G46 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 350 p. :
      Number of Pages350
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL149394M
      ISBN 109715610439
      LC Control Number99911345

      School enrollment, primary and secondary (gross), gender parity index (GPI) Terrestrial and marine protected areas (% of total territorial area) Total greenhouse gas emissions (kt of CO2 equivalent) Urban population. Urban population (% of total population) Economy & Growth. Household Consumption Data and Statistics. ASIA AND PACIFIC COMMISSION ON AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS TWENTY-THIRD SESSION Siem Reap, Cambodia, 26 – 30 April Developing a Gender and Agricultural Statistics Framework for the Asia-Pacific Region John Curry1, Esther Wiegers2, Josie Perez3, variables and indicators to address key themes in gender and agricultural issues. This paper.

      The World Bank Group takes as its starting point that no country, community, or economy can achieve its potential or meet the challenges of the 21st century without the full and equal participation of women and men, girls and boys. Little Data Book on Gender marks progress – and shows the need for more. The Bank Group and SVRI awarded $ South Asian countries and the other on the countries of East Asia and the Pacific.1 In addition, it draws on several assessments of gender-related progress carried out under the Millennium Development Goals (MDG) framework during recent years and on new data emanating from UNGEI Size: 1MB.

      Issue Paper: Asia-Pacific Bureau Gender May The Issues Internet penetration rates are higher for men than for women in all regions, including Asia and the Pacific.1 Women tend to have less access to and control over resources, including access to broadband and ownership of mobile phones. In low- and middle-income countries Toward gender equality in East Asia and the Pacific: a companion to the world development report (English) Abstract. In recent decades, women across the globe have made positive strides toward gender by: 8.


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