MEASUREMENT

Evidence-based Measures of Empowerment for Research on Gender Equality

HOUSEHOLD / INTRAFAMILIAL RELATIONS

The household and intrafamilial relations dimension includes measures that deal with the social hierarchy and dynamics of the household or family. This can include in-law abuse, son preference, or domestic labor measures.

 High Psychometric Score Short Measure Multi-Country

The household and intrafamilial relations dimension includes measures that deal with the social hierarchy and dynamics of the household or family. This can include in-law abuse, son preference, or domestic labor measures.

 High Psychometric Score Short Measure Multi-Country

HOUSEHOLD DECISION MAKING

+ View Adolescent Empowerment Measure-Behavioral Control and Decision Making 

+ View Autonomy Index Measure 

+ View Barriers to Women’s Mobile Phone Access

+ View Decision Making Power Measure

+ View Demographic and Health Surveys Phase 8: Decision Making Over Financial Assets

+ View Demographic and Health Surveys Phase 8: Number of Wives in the Household

+ View Empowerment Indicators in Bangladesh Measure

+ View Equitable Attitudes within Relationships Scale

+ View Equity for Girls Scale

+ View Household Decision Making Power Index

+ View Household Decision Making Scale

+ View Household Economic Decision Making Measure

+ View Household Level Empowerment

+ View Household Vulnerability and Women’s Empowerment Measure

+ View IHDS-2: Household Farm and Animals

+ View IHDS-2: Gender Relations: Household Decision Making

+ View Indian Family Violence and Control Scale (IFVCS)

+ View Individual Deprivation Measure

+ View Individual Experience of Household Empowerment

+ View Labor Market Panel Survey-Jordan: Marriage, Fertility and Women’s Status

+ View Latent Women’s Empowerment

+ View Malayalam Domestic Violence Scale

+ View Relative Autonomy Index

+ View Scale of Economic Abuse Measure

+ View Survey-based Women’s emPowERment (SWPER) Index

+ View Woman’s Role in Household Decision-Making

+ View Women’s Access to Mobile Phones 

+ View Women’s Agency in Egypt Measure

+ View Women’s Empowerment in Rural Bangladesh Measure

+ View Women’s Empowerment in East Africa Measure 

+ View Women’s Mobile Phone Handset Ownership

+ View Women’s Mobile Phone Usage  

+ View Women’s SIM Card Ownership and Credit Refill

+ View Women’s Participation in Household Decision Making Scale 

HOUSEHOLD LABOR

+ View Access to Essential Goods and Amenities, Mobility, and Psychological Fortitude Measure

+ View Child Labor – Montenegro

+ View Collection of Household Amenities – Tanzania

+ View Demographic and Health Surveys Phase 8: Obtaining Water

+ View Gender Based Household Maltreatment

+ View Household Chores Measure

+ View Household Vulnerability and Women’s Empowerment Measure

+ View IHDS-2: Gender Relations: Household Decision Making

+ View IHDS-2 Household Farm and Animals

+ View IHDS-2 Workforce Participation

+ View Living Standards Survey – Brazil: Economic Activity

+ View Living Standards Survey – Ghana: Housekeeping Time Use

+ View Living Standards Survey – Kyrgyzstan: Other Activities Time Use 

+ View Living Standards Survey – Nepal: Time Use 

+ View Living Standards Survey – Pakistan: Family Labor

 

+ View Living Standards Survey – Tanzania: Housing, Water, and Sanitation

+ View Living Standards Survey – Tanzania: Unpaid Domestic Work

+ View Men’s Behavior and Division of Tasks 

+ View Men’s Personal Views on Household Division of Tasks 

+ View Non-Market Labour Activities-Uganda

+ View Partner Violence Norms Scale 

+ View Relative Autonomy Index

+ View Self Efficacy to Ask Husband to Help with Household Duties Scale

+ View Sharing of Housework between Spouses/Partners

+ View Subsistence and Domestic Work – Egypt 

+ View Survey on Time Use and Leisure Activities-Japan: Learning, Self-Education and Training Measure

+ View Time Use & Labor – Malawi

+ View Time Use – Guatemala

+ View Unpaid Service – Canada

+ View Women’s Personal Views on Household Division of Tasks

+ View Women’s Time Allocation and Division of Tasks

COMMUNICATION

+ View Balance of Power Measure

+ View Barriers to Women’s Mobile Phone Access

+ View Community Support in Times of Crises: If Beaten by Husband

+ View Community Support in Times of Crises: When Pregnant and Bleeding

+ View Condom-Self Efficacy Scale

+ View Condom Use Self-Efficacy Scale (CUSES)

+ View Controlling Partners Inventory (CPI)

+ View Cross-Cultural Political Participation

+ View Cyber Dating Abuse Questionnaire

+ View Cyber Aggression Measure

+ View Decision Making Power Measure

+ View DHS Decision Making Over Financial Assets

+ View Dyadic Adjustment Scale

+ View Empowerment Indicators in Bangladesh Measure

+ View Equitable Attitudes within Relationships Scale

+ View Extra-Familial Interaction Measure

+ View Financial Decision-Making Responsibility Measure

+ View Gender Relations Scale

+ View Healthy Pregnancy Stress Scale (HPSS)

+ View Household Decision Making Power Index

+ View Household Vulnerability and Women’s Empowerment Measure

+ View IHDS-2: Gender Relations: Household Decision Making

+ View Indian Family Violence and Control Scale (IFVCS)

+ View Interspousal Communication Scale

+ View Individual Deprivation Measure

+ View Individual Experience of Household Empowerment

+ View Malayalam Domestic Violence Scale

+ View Partner-Directed Cyber Aggression Measure

+ View Reproductive Autonomy Scale

+ View Revised Conflict Tactics Scales – Short Form (CTS2S)

+ View Self-Efficacy to Ask Husband to Help with Household Duties Scale

+ View Self-Efficacy to Discuss and Use Family Planning Scale

+ View Self Efficacy to Go to Health Facility Scale

+ View Sexual Relationship Power Scale

+ View Spousal Communication

+ View Survey-based Women’s emPowERment (SWPER) Index

+ View The Revised Conflict Tactics Scale (CTS2)

+ View Women’s Access to Mobile Phones 

+ View Women’s Agency Scale

+ View Women’s Agency in Egypt Measure

+ View Women’s Empowerment in Rural Bangladesh Measure

+ View Women’s Mobile Phone Handset Ownership

+ View Women’s Mobile Phone Usage 

+ View Women’s Participation in Household Decision Making Scale

+ View Women’s SIM Card Ownership and Credit Refill