Gender statistics 25% open

Namibia

What data is expected?

A selection of gender-related data, concerning gender-based violence, and women in leadership positions.

  • Data on violence against women
  • Data on women in management positions or parliament
  • None of the above

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Available free of charge No
Publicly available No
Openly licenced No
Up-to-date Yes The ministry has confirmed that every year, they collect statistics on gender based violence cases, violence against women. We get to see this statistics in newspaper but never the actual data.
In an open and machine-readable format No clear indication of the data format.
Digital data Yes Request for gender data can be made through a formal written request to the director or deputy director, their contacts: http://209.88.21.83/web/mgecw/gender-equality. So although, the data is produced, it is not openly available.
Collected by government Yes
findable_steps Review of initial submission (including mail exchange), ODIN and web search.
characteristics Data on violence against women, Data on women in management positions or parliament In 2012, the Swapo party (Ruling party) passed a law to ensure 50/50 representation in Parliament. Today, 48 out of 104 members of parliament are female.
Controlled access No
Collector name Ministry of Gender Equality and Child Welfare

Meta data

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Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Codrina Maria Ilie
Submitters   Codrina Maria Ilie
Last modified   Tue Jul 31 2018 10:41:23 GMT+0000 (UTC)