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Gender Parity Index in primary level enrolment

YearValueFootnotes
19910.76 
19990.84 
20000.84 
20010.85 
20020.87 
20030.96 
20040.96 
20050.96 
20060.95 
20070.97 

Gender Parity Index in secondary level enrolment

YearValueFootnotes
19990.7 
20000.71 
20010.72 
20020.74 
20030.81 
20040.81 
20050.82 
20060.83 
20070.86 
20080.88 

Gender Parity Index in tertiary level enrolment

YearValueFootnotes
19910.54 
20000.66 
20010.68 
20020.7 
20030.68 
20040.67 
20050.71 
20060.72 
20070.7 

Share of women in wage employment in the non-agricultural sector

YearValueFootnotes
199012.71
1991131
199213.31
199313.71
199414.11
199514.41
199614.91
199715.51
1998161
199916.31
200016.61
200116.81
200217.31
200317.61
200417.91
200518.11

Women to men parity index, as ratio of literacy rates, 15-24 years old

YearValueFootnotes
19910.67 
20010.8 
20060.84 

Footnotes:

  1. Labour-related establishment survey

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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