Statistics by gender: Measures to reduce gender bias in agricultural surveys

Ayhan H.

INTERNATIONAL STATISTICAL REVIEW, vol.69, no.3, pp.447-460, 2001 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 69 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1751-5823.2001.tb00469.x
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.447-460
  • Keywords: agricultural surveys, gender bias, gender disaggregated statistics, gender sensitive issues, gender statistics, survey methods research
  • Middle East Technical University Affiliated: No


Statistics by gender has been the concern of policy makers in the recent past years. The demand on data disaggregated by gender has led the survey statistician to collect data and tabulate statistics by gender. In this paper, some measures will be suggested to avoid and reduce gender bias for data collection and tabulation in agricultural surveys.