us tell the world – and let us tell it with pride: the
empowerment of women is the empowerment of all humanity"
Boutros Boutros-Ghali, UN Secretary-General
Fourth World Conference on Women, Beijing, 1995
a) Data for Djibouti, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libyan Arab
Jamahiriya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar
and Saudi Arabia pertain to the year 2001/2002. Data for
Tunisia pertain to the year 2000/2001. Data for Comoros
and Yemen pertain to the year 1999/2000. Data for
Algeria, Bahrain, Kuwait, Egypt, Syrian Arab Republic,
Sudan and the United Arab Emirates pertain to 1998/1999.
Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS) databases.