Media Corner
Data on Women

Fact and Figures on Women in South Asia

South Asia’s rankings for many gender gap indicators— health, adult literacy, economic participation—are often close to or lower than those in sub-Saharan Africa.
Source: Power, Voice and Rights – A Turning Point for Gender Equality in Asia and the Pacific, UNDP

Leadership & Participation

Economic Empowerment

Violence Against Women

Women, Peace and Security