Palestine
Ms. Ola Awad,
President
Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics
P.O. Box 1647
Ramallah, Palestine
Phone: 972-2-2406340/1
Fax: 972-2-2406343
 
Gender Focal Points or Gender Units:
Mr. Ashraf Hamdan
Head Division of Gender Statistics
Palestinian Central bureau of Statistics
P.O. Box: 1647, Ramallah, Palestine
Phone: 00970/2982700
Mobile: 00970/599357539
Fax: 00970/2982710
Ms. Lubna Samoor
Coordinator of Field Work
Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics
Ramallah, Palestine
Phone: 972 0 598550508
Fax: 972 0 22982710
Background
 
Objectives
 
1.  To produce official data on gender issues in many areas through households survey and/or administrative data.
2.  To highlight the main areas to be taken into consideration during policy making statistics.
3.  To provide raw data to all concern parties for further analysis.

 
 
GENDER STATISTICS PUBLICATIONS
 

Women and Men in Palestine Issues & Statistics, 2013

 

An analytical report, it was issued in November, 2013. It was the fourth report prepared by local researchers, it presents the main indicators on gender gaps in the following areas: demographic, education, health, Labour force and Economic, Culture, ICT, Violence against women,  public life.

Link in Arabic


2012 (Arabic) (Acknowledgment, Preface, table of contents and list of tables are available in English )

 

The report was issued in December 2012, it presents the main indicators on gender gaps in the following areas: population, Health, education, culture, IT, Labour force, public life and the Poverty (67 pages)

 

 

 
 

 

2011 (Arabic) (Acknowledgment, Preface, table of contents and list of tables are available in English )

 

The report was issued in December 2011, it presents the main indicators on gender gaps in the following areas: population, Health, education, culture, IT, Labour force, public life and the Poverty (71 pages)

 
 
 
 


 
2010 (Arabic)
The report was issued in April 2010, it presents the main indicators on gender gaps in the following areas: population, education, information society, culture, health, Labour force, public life and the Intifada (139 pages)
 

Women and Men in Palestine Trends & Statistics
2010 (Arabic)
The report was issued in December 2010, it presents the main indicators on gender gaps in the following areas: population, education, information society, culture, health, Labour force, public life and the Intifada (70 pages)

Gender Gaps in the West Bank (according to the data of the Population, Housing and Establishment Census, 2007)
2010 (Arabic)
An analytical report, it was issued in February 2010, utilizing the data of the Population, Housing and Establishment Census, 2007. it presents gaps on gender in West Bank in the following topics: Population, Labour force and Education (69 pages)

2008 (English)
This publication is produced by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics with funding from the UNDP.  It is meant to serve as a tool for raising awareness among policy-makers of the importance of mainstreaming gender issues into development planning.  In this regard, it provides gender disaggregated statistics needed for more effective policy formulation and lobbying. Subject areas discussed include: population, education, labour and public life. (English, 127 pgs)

Women and Man in Palestine - Issues& Statistics
2007 (Arabic)
The report was issued in August 2007; it presents the main indicators on gender gaps in the following areas: population, education, health, Labour force, Intifada and public life.

Women and Man in Palestine - Issues& Statistics
2006 (Arabic)
The report was issued in October 2006; it presents the main indicators on gender gaps in the following areas: Population, ICT, Education, Labour force, Intifada and public life.

Women and Man in Palestine - Issues& Statistics
2005 (Arabic)
The report was issued in December 2005, it presents the main indicators on gender gaps in the following areas: Population, Education, Health, Labour force, Intifada and Political Life.

Women and Men in Palestine Trends & Statistics, No. (2)
2003 (Arabic)
An analytical report, it was issued in July 2003. It was the second report prepared by local researchers, it presents the main indicators on gender gaps in the following areas: demographic, education, health, Labour force, public life and women in conflict armed.

Women and Men in Palestine Trends & Statistics
Executive Summary
1999 (English) 
An Executive summary, it was issued in January 1999, it presents the main indicators on gender gaps in the following areas: population, household, education, health, work , political and public life

Women and Men
Brochure
1998 (Arabic)
The report was issued in 1998; it presents the main indicators on gender gaps from data 1995.

Women and Men in Palestine Trends & Statistics
1998 (Arabic) (English)
An analytical report, it was issued in December 1998. It was the first report prepared by local researchers, the report presents gaps on gender in Palestine in the following topics: demographic, education, health, Labour force, public life and Intifada

Women and Men in Palestine
Brochure
1995
The brochure was issued in 1995, it presents the main indicators on gender gap in the following topics: population, fertility, labor force, and education

GENDER-FOCUSED PUBLICATIONS
Women and Labour in Palestine
2001 (Arabic)
An analytical reports, it was issued in October 2001, It was the first series report prepared by local researchers from time-use survey data 1999/2000.

Ownership and Access to Resources Survey
1999 (Arabic)
The main findings report was issued in August 1999; it presents concepts, Methodology and tables.

GENDER-BASED SURVEYS
 
 

 
Social and Culture Activities, and Mass Media Use
2002 (Arabic)
An analytical report, it was issued in August 2002, it presents indictors about social, cultural and mass media, from time-use survey data   1999-2000.

 

 

2012 (Arabic)

 

The Survey was implemented in the Palestinian society, 2011, on a sample reached 5811 households in the Palestinian territories during the third quarter of 2011, with the aim of providing comprehensive data and represented about violence in the Palestinian territories, especially against women, youth, children and elderly couples and male taking into account the specificity ofPalestinian society.This report contains three chapters, the first chapter includes sticking to the main results the concluded of the survey, while Chapter II contains the survey methodology and data quality, the third chapter reviews the concepts and terminology used in the measurement of indicators provided by the survey.

 
Domestic Violence Survey
PCBS
2006 (English)

House-Work and Child Care and Community Service
2002 (Arabic)
An analytical report, it was issued in June 2002, it presents indicators on work at home, economic labour force in Palestine, from time-use survey data 1999-2000.

Time Use in the Palestinian Territory 1999-2000
Non statistical report -(1) Management design and organization
2001 (Arabic)
The report was issued in May 2001, it is No. (1) of the series of non-statistical time-use survey 1999-2000, it presents a general framework for time use surveys and Target group and survey design.

Time Use in the Palestinian Territory 1999-2000
Non statistical report -(2) Samples
2001 (Arabic)
The report was issued in May 2001, it is No (2) of the series of non-statistical time-use survey 1999-2000. it presents the methodology, sample design, the rates of response, calculate the weights and statistical errors for time use survey.

Time Use in the Palestinian Territory 1999-2000
Non statistical report -(3) Field work
2001 (Arabic)
The report was issued in May 2001, it is No (3) of the series of non-statistical time-use survey 1999-2000.  it presents general framework of the survey, pilot study, functions and duties of the field work

Time Use in the Palestinian Territory 1999-2000
Non statistical report -(4) Data use and dissemination and documentation
2001 (Arabic)
The report was issued in May 2001. it is No (4) of the series of non-statistical time-use survey 1999-2000. it presents Public use files, documentation and publication of the data.

Time Use in the Palestinian Territory ( Main Findings) 1999-2000
(Arabic)
The main findings report was issued in December 2000, it presents the concepts, methodology and table

TECHNICAL MATERIALS
Women and Education
Brochure
2010 (Arabic)

Women and Public life
Brochure
2010 – (Arabic)

Women and Work
Brochure
2010  (Arabic)

Violence Against Elderly People
Domestic Violence Survey 2005/2006
Brochure
2007 (Arabic)
The brochure was issued in June 2007; it presents violence against the elderly people in the Palestinian society and all types of violence from Domestic Violence Survey data 2005/2006.

Violence Against Women in Palestinian Society (Domestic Violence Survey 2005/2006)
Brochure
2007 (Arabic)
The brochure was issued in April 2007, It presents violence against women on the Palestinian society and all types of violence from Domestic Violence Survey data 2005/2006

Socio – Health Status of Palestinian Women – 2006
Poster
2006
The poster was issued in April 2006, it presents the main indicators on gender gaps in Palestine as a number of topics and forms charts

Women and Men in Palestine in Figures 2004
Pocket Book
2004 (Arabic)
The report was issued in May 2004, it presents the main indicators on gender gaps in the following areas: Population,, Education, Health, Labour force, Intifada and Political Life

Palestinian Women in Figures
2003
The brochure was issued in June 2003, it presents the main indicators on the status of Palestinian women during the period 1997-2003 in the following topics: Demography, Women and the Family, Women and Education, Women and Work, Women and the use of time, the health of women and children, and women and the Al-Aqsa Intifada

Housework, Child Care and Community Service
Brochure
2002
The brochure was issued in February 2002, it presents main indicators on housework, child care and community services, according to time-use survey data 1999-2000.

Work Time in the Palestinian Territory
2001 (Arabic)
The brochure was issued in September 2001, it presents the work time in the Palestinian Territories from time-use survey data 1999/2000

Time Use in the Palestinian Territory (Executive Summary) 1999-2000
2001 (Arabic)
The executive summary was issued in February 2001, it presents summary of the main report of Time Use survey, methodology of fieldwork and results through tables and graphs

Time Use in the Palestinian Territory 1999-2000
Poster
2001
The poster was issued in 2001; it presents main indictors on time-use survey data 1999/2000.

RELATED REPORTS ON WOMEN
 

1-  The International Women’s Day 2013

2013 (Arabic and English) (Press release for Occasions of Women day )

 

Press release it was issued in March, 2013. It contains the main gaps in some indicators gender gaps in the following areas;  demographic, education, health, Labor  force, Violence against women and public life.

Link in English

Link in Arabic

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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