Schooling environment

Modified on 2015/05/21 09:26 by Sean Zheng — Categorized as: Chapter 2 - Education

Table II.2

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? Teachers by sex and instruction level. School administrative records.
Do all schools have separate toilets for girls and boys? Schools by availability of separate toilets for girls and boys. School administrative records.
Are there any gender-specific reasons related to schooling environment for not attending school? Children not attending school for reasons such as lack of transportation, abuse by other students or teachers and lack of separate toilets for girls and boys.

Household surveys, such as DHS and MICS.