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The Status of Women and Girls

About the Status of Women and Girls

IWPR’s “Status of Women” reports are a unique source of comprehensive information on women. IWPR has analyzed data on a wide range of indicators at the local, state, national, and international levels, including demographics, economic security, educational attainment, reproductive rights, political participation, civic engagement, and access to health care and work supports. To date, IWPR has released reports on each U.S. state and the District of Columbia, in addition to several city/area reports, and a series of reports and a toolkit on Women in the Middle East and North Africa. Each report offers policy recommendations shaped by the research findings for that state or city/area. Recent state-level reports include The Status of Women & Girls in Colorado, The Status of Women in North Carolina, The Status of Women & Girls in West Virginia, and the 2010 Portrait of Women & Girls in the Washington Metropolitan Area.

 

Resources

2012 Status of Women Data
State and Local Reports

The Status of Women in Your County: A Community Research Tool

Status of Women in the States
Status of Women in the Middle East and North Africa

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Latest Reports from IWPR

The Status of Women in Massachusetts
by Ed. Amy B. Caiazza (December 2001)

#R166, Report, 124 pages
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The Status of Women in Kansas
by Ed. Amy B. Caiazza (December 2001)

#R165, Report, 120 pages
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The Status of Women in Alabama
by Ed. Amy B. Caiazza (December 2001)

#R164, Report, 120 pages
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The Status of Women in Florida, 2002: Highlights
by (August 2001)

 
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Living With or Dying From Breast Cancer a Matter of Race
by IWPR (May 2001)

 
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The Status of Women in Delaware Report
by IWPR (November 2000)

A comprehensive study of women's lives in Deleware. Available by mail in limited quantities. E-mail iwpr [at] iwpr [dot] org to place an order.

 

The Status of Women in Hawaii Report
by (November 2000)

A comprehensive study of women's lives in Hawaii. Available by mail in limited quantities. E-mail iwpr [at] iwpr [dot] org to place an order.

 

The Status of Women in New Hampshire Report
by (November 2000)

A comprehensive study of women's lives in New Hampshire. Available by mail in limited quantities. E-mail iwpr [at] iwpr [dot] org to place an order.

 

The Status of Women in Minnesota Report
by (November 2000)

A comprehensive study of women's lives in Minnesota. Available by mail in limited quantities. E-mail iwpr [at] iwpr [dot] org to place an order.

 
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The Status of Women in the States National Report for 2000
by IWPR (November 2000)

An inclusive report that can be used to compare women's progress in each state over time. It provides national maps, data, and rankings for all the 50 states and the District of Columbia for each two-year cycle. All key indicators in the core areas of political participation, employment and earnings, social and economic autonomy, health, and reproductive rights are included. Available by mail in limited quantities. E-mail iwpr [at] iwpr [dot] org to place an order.

 

The Status of Women in Tennessee Report
by (November 2000)

A comprehensive study of women's lives in Tennessee. Available by mail in limited quantities. E-mail iwpr [at] iwpr [dot] org to place an order.

 

The Status of Women in Indiana Report
by (November 2000)

A comprehensive study of women's lives in Indiana. Available by mail in limited quantities. E-mail iwpr [at] iwpr [dot] org to place an order.

 

The Status of Women in Arkansas Report
by (November 2000)

A comprehensive study of women's lives in Arkansas. Available by mail in limited quantities. E-mail iwpr [at] iwpr [dot] org to place an order.

 

The Status of Women in Arizona Report
by (November 2000)

A comprehensive study of women's lives in Arizona. Available by mail in limited quantities. E-mail iwpr [at] iwpr [dot] org to place an order.

 

The Status of Women in Colorado Report
by (November 2000)

A comprehensive study of women's lives in Colorado. Available by mail in limited quantities. E-mail iwpr [at] iwpr [dot] org to place an order.

 

The Status of Women in Delaware
by (November 2000)

A comprehensive study of women's lives in Delaware. Available by mail in limited quantities. E-mail iwpr [at] iwpr [dot] org to place an order. - See more at: http://www.iwpr.org/publications/pubs/the-status-of-women-in-oregon-report/#sthash.ldovAuzU.dpuf

 
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The Status of Women in Delaware: Highlights
by (November 2000)

A comprehensive study of women's lives in Delaware.

 
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Status of Women in Arkansas
by (November 2000)

A comprehensive study of women's lives in Arkansas.

 

The Status of Women in Delaware: Highlights
by (August 2000)

Delaware reflects both the advances and limited progress achieved by women in the United States. Women in Delaware and the United States as a whole are seeing important changes in their lives and in their access to political, economic, and social rights. However, they by no means enjoy equality with men, and they still lack many of the legal guarantees that would allow them to achieve that equality. Women in Delaware and the nation would benefit from stronger enforcement of equal opportunity laws, better political representation, adequate and affordable child care, and other policies that would help improve their status.

 

The Status of Women in Tennessee: Highlights
by (July 2000)

Tennessee reflects both the advances and limited progress achieved by women in the United States. Women in Tennessee and the United States as a whole are seeing important changes in their lives and in their access to political, economic, and social rights. However, they by no means enjoy equality with men, and they still lack many of the legal guarantees that would allow them to achieve that equality. Women in Tennessee and the nation would benefit from stronger enforcement of equal opportunity laws, better political representation, adequate and affordable child care, and other policies that would help improve their status.

 
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