Schooling environment

Modified on 2013/05/16 13:52 by Haoyi Chen — Categorized as: Chapter 2 - Education

From gender issues to gender statistics on schooling environment: illustrative examples

Policy-relevant questions Data needed Sources of data
Are women underrepresented among teachers in secondary education? Number of teachers by sex and instruction level School administrative sources
Do all schools have separated toilets for girls and boys? Number of schools by availability of separate toilets for girls and boys School administrative sources
Are there any gender-specific reasons related to schooling environment for not attending school? Number of children not attending school for reasons such as lack of transportation, abuse by other students or teachers, or lack of separate toilets for girls and boys

Households surveys such as DHS (Demographic and Health Survey) or MICS (Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey)