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Paper 19 – Gender-Related Development Index for 64 Districts of Bangladesh

Contributor: Tahmina Khatun

Publication Period: October 2002

The paper calculates the gender-related development index for the 64 districts of Bangladesh. The study identified the districts that are lagging behind as well as those that are ahead in reducing gender disparities in Bangladesh. It also identifies the causes and measures of success and failure in terms of gender differentials.

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