If you work in transport research, you can do your bit to create a fairer world by helping to close the gender data gap. The graphic and table below highlights key areas to consider and where you can apply them to your research to make sure you are having an equitable impact on the world. Also check out our Resources page for further articles, presentations and a workbook.

Graphic on the impact of closing the gender data gap and how to close the data gap in your own research. The Close the Data Gap logo is placed at the top of the graphic.

This table provides some key gender related factors that we have identified to influence the use of different transport systems. We illustrate these with some examples. This content is based on a forthcoming publication by the Close the Data Gap team. If using information from this table – please cite this website and use inline citation ‘Close the Data Gap working group (2021).

Table of gender factors and examples of their occurrence in real life.