World's Women 2005, The: Progress in Statistics
Release Date: January, 2006
(also available in Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, Spanish)
ISBN 13: 9789211614824
Sales Number: 05.XVII.7
184 page(s), 8.5x11
Publisher: United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs
The World's Women 2005 uniquely reviews and analyses the current availability of data and assesses progress made in the reporting of national statistics, as opposed to internationally prepared estimates, relevant to gender concerns. Published every five years, the World's Women sets out a blueprint for improving the availability of data in the areas of demographics, health, education, work, violence against women, poverty, decision-making and human rights.