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Module on Labour Statistics
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ILO presentation delivered to a workshop on Gender Statistics, organized by UNECE in cooperation with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Medstat programme of the European Union, in Geneva, Switzerland, 15 March 2012. Other papers and presentations from the workshop can be found here: http://www.unece.org/stats/documents/2012.03.15.gender.html.

The presentation covers 'what are gender statistics?'; considerations relating to topics, definitions, measurement methodologies and presentation; the four main domains of gender inequality (1. Balancing work and family life, 2. Unacknowledged forms of work, 3. Labour market segregation, 4. Income differentials); and the Gender Pay Gap: concepts, sources and issues.

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International Labour Office




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