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Gender Parity Index in primary level enrolment

YearValueFootnotes
19910.79 
19990.8 
20000.8 
20010.82 
20020.82 
20030.82 
20040.83 
20050.84 
20060.85 
20070.88 
20080.85 
20090.88 

Gender Parity Index in secondary level enrolment

YearValueFootnotes
19990.88 
20000.82 
20010.81 
20020.74 
20030.76 
20040.78 
20050.81 
20060.81 
20070.77 

Gender Parity Index in tertiary level enrolment

YearValueFootnotes
19990.77 
20030.53 
20040.53 
20050.7 

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

YearValueFootnotes
19991912
200018.612
200119.312
200220.112
200320.812
20042112
200521.112

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

YearValueFootnotes
19910.77 
20030.77 
20090.84 

Footnotes:

  1. Total paid employment
  2. Labour-related establishment survey

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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