Population topics include aging, disability, education, gender, employment, origins and languages, poverty, race and ethnicity, relationships, transportation and veterans. Housing information includes physical and financial characteristics. The Economic Census includes statistics on business and industry, foreign trade and government.
A compilation of facts created for Women’s History Month, March 2011. Provides fast-fact statistics about women, including population, motherhood, earnings, education, businesses, voting, jobs, military, marriage, and sports.
Data compiled by five universities on the status of women in the world. Seeks to shed light on "the linkage between the situation of women and the security of nation-states." Investigators "comb the extant literature and conduct expert interviews to find qualitative and quantitative information on over 310 indicators of women's status in 174 countries."
The Gender Equity Index "is based on information available that can be compared internationally, and it makes it possible to classify countries and rank them in accordance with a selection of gender inequity indicators in three dimensions, education, economic participation and empowerment." A publication of Social Watch, an international network of citizens’ organizations working "to ensure an equitable distribution of wealth and the realization of human rights."