Gender Inequality: Labor Force, Wage Gaps, and Political Representation
Citation: Policy Papers 2018, 029; 10.5089/9781498308526.007.A001Sources: World Bank World Development Indicators, OECD.1 2016 or latest available data. According to the OECD, the gender wage gap is unadjusted and is defined as the difference between median earnings of men and women relative to median earnings of men. Data refer to full-time employees and to self-employed. AFR = sub-Saharan Africa; APD = Asia and Pacific; EUR = Europe; MCD = Middle East, North Africa, and Central Asia; WHD = Western Hemisphere.