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WEF’s Global Gender Gap Report 2022

The World Economic Forum recently released its “Gender Gap Report 2022”. India’s ranking In the report, India was ranked at 135th position, out of 146 countries. It has scored 0.629, on a scale of 0 to 1. This is India’s seventh-highest score in last 16 years. In this report, India registered the most important and ..

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National Gender Index

NITI Aayog is working on development of a “National Gender Index”, that will be used to measure the progress and identify persisting gaps in gender equality in order to make informed policy decisions. Highlights NITI Aayog in its latest annual report 2021-2022 noted that, National Gender Index will serve as a tool to map the ..

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India ranked 108th at World Economic Forum (WEF) gender gap index

India has been ranked 108th among 149 countries at the World Economic Forum (WEF) gender gap index for year 2018. As per report titled ‘Measuring the Global Gender Gap’, India ranked lower on all segments – economic participation and opportunity, educational attainment, health and survival ranking, and political empowerment.“It needs to make improvements across the ..

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India slipped 21 places on 2017 World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Global Gender Gap index to rank 108th

India slipped 21 places on the 2017 World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Global Gender Gap index to rank 108th among 144 countries, primarily due to less participation of women in the economy and low wages. According to the WEF Global Gender Gap Report 2017, India has closed 67% of its gender gap, less than many of ..

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