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Document Type
Comparative Reports
Publication Topic(s)
Education , Gender , Women's Empowerment , Wealth/Socioeconomics
Country(s)
Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Namibia, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Zambia, Egypt, Morocco, Turkey, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Pakistan, Philippines, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Peru
Language
English
Recommended Citation
Kishor, Sunita, and Katherine Neitzel. 1996. The Status of Women: Indicators for Twenty-Five Countries. DHS Comparative Studies No. 21. Calverton, Maryland, USA: Macro International
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Publication ID
CS21

Abstract:

This study utilizes the household and individual level information available in the Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) program to compare women's status across 25 countries throughout the developing world.