Gender Disparity in South Asia
Gender Inequality Index
It measures gender inequalities in three essential aspects of human development.
Reproductive health, measured by maternal mortality ratio and adolescent birth rates
Empowerment is measured by the women's parliamentary seats and the proportion of adult females with at least some secondary education.
Economic status is expressed as labor market participation and measured by the labor force participation rate of females.
Women in Informal Sector
Informal sector accounts for major share of employment in developing countries
Women Business and Law
Business and the Law (WBL) provides data on the laws and regulations that restrict women's economic opportunities.