Gender data is available from the United Nations and the World Bank. The section of this web site on Population also links to a large number of data bases which provide data disaggregated by sex.

United Nations -- The United Nations has published the Statistics and Indicators on Women and Men available at

World Bank -- The World Bank WDI database has some data series by sex in its World Development Indicators data base the same link gives access to a Gender Data Base. The Bank also has a separate data base of Gender Statistics at .

DHS Program--The DHS program provides data and shape files at the national and sub-national level on various gender issues

UN Women--The UN Women's site at provides reports on women's issues and these reports often contain data, however, no provision is made for downloading data.

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