About the book
The call for the development of statistics and indicators on the situation of women has for some time been voiced in various global and regional forums. Focusing on Indonesia, this publication presents statistics and a discussion on the situation of women and men in the family, at work and in public life. This publication is part of a Statistical Profile Series on 19 countries in the Asian and Pacific region. The other countries are: Bangladesh, China, India, the Islamic Republic of Iran, Japan, Nepal, Pakistan, the Philippines, the Republic of Korea, Sri Lanka and Thailand in Asia; and Cook Islands, Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga and Vanuatu in the Pacific.