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Gender parity index (GPI) in Higher Education

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Gender Parity Index (GPI) in higher education is calculated for 18-23 years of age group. The ratio of the female to male in higher education measures progress towards gender equity and the level of learning opportunities available for women in relation to those available to men. It serves also as a significant indicator of the empowerment of women in society. The data provides state-wise gender parity index for all categories, SC and ST.
Chief Data Officer
Name: Dr N Saravana Kumar
Joint Secretary (ICC & TEL)
Ministry/State/Department: Ministry of Human Resource Development
Department of Higher Education
  • +91 1123071486
Room No. 111-C, Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi - 110001