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Gender Parity Index in primary level enrolment

YearValueFootnotes
19910.96 
20010.99 
20020.99 
20031 
20051 
20061 
20071 
20081 
20091 

Gender Parity Index in secondary level enrolment

YearValueFootnotes
19911.09 
20021.06 
20031.06 
20041.02 

Gender Parity Index in tertiary level enrolment

YearValueFootnotes
19910.48 

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

YearValueFootnotes
199730.21
199831.31
199930.21
200030.21
200130.41
200230.92
2003302
2004312
200531.92
200632.22
2007312
200830.81
2009311

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

YearValueFootnotes
20011.01 
20061.01 
20081.01 

Footnotes:

  1. Total paid employment
  2. Labor Force Survey

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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