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Study Report

Study Number: CA-505-001-2-1-International-ICPSR-1979

Subject Area: Economic Attitudes and Behavior

Bibliographic Citation: Women in development IV, 1979-1983.  [machine-readable data file] / U.S. Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 8155

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: Hardcopy codebook.

Abstract: This file contains national-level data concerning female/male differentials over a range of demographic and socioeconomic variables for each of 120 developing countries. Breakdowns by age and urban/rural residence are frequently included. Data come primarily from censuses and reliable surveys, and constitute the most recently available information at the time of collection. The 120 countries included in the file are all Agency for International Development recipients in Asia/Oceania (19), Latin America/Caribbean (21), Subsaharan Africa (41), Near East/North Africa (15), and Northern America (2), Europe (21), and the Soviet Union (1). Data records are sorted by table, country, and year. There are 70,529 180-character records.

EXTENT OF COLLECTION: 1 data file.

SUBJECT TERMS: age. census data. comparative research. cross-national. developing nations. education. fertility. gender differences. income. international statistics. nativity. occupations. social change. socioeconomic indicators. summary statistics. urban / rural residence. women. Afghanistan. Africa. Asia. Bangladesh. Belgium. Botswana. Burundi. Cameroon. Cape Verde. Chad. Costa Rica. Cyprus. Djibouti. Dominican Republic. Ecuador. Egypt. El Salvador. Ethopia. Gambia. Ghana. Guatamala. Guinea. Guinea-Bissau. Guyana. Haiti. Honduras. India. Indonesia. Israel. Ivory Coast. Jamaica. Jordan. Kenya. Korea, North. Korea, South. Latin America. Lebanon. Lesotho. Liberia. Madagascar. Mail. Malawi. Mauritania. Mauritius. Morocco. Mozambique. Near East. Nepal. Nicaragua. Niger. Pakistan. Panama. Paraguay. Peru. Philippines. Rwanda. Sao Tome and Principe. Senegal. Seychelles. Sierra Leone. Somalia Republic. Sri Lanka. Sudan. Swaziland. Syria. Tanzania. Thailand. Togo. Tunisia. Upper Volta. Yemen Arab Republic. Zaire. Zambia. Zimbabwe.

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