Suggested citation: Nesterko, S. O., Seaton, D. T., Kashin, K., Han, Q., Reich, J., Waldo, J., Chuang I., & Ho, A. D. (2014). World Map of Gender Composition (HarvardX Insights).
The map above shows estimated gender composition from each country for all HarvardX offerings.
- Total course registration as well as the estimated percentages of male and female enrollees are listed in the bottom left.
- Mouse-pointing (or tapping) at a country will reveal the estimated gender composition of registrants from that country as well as the numbers the calculation is based on.
- A technical document that describes data collection procedures, known limitations, and links to source code and data is available here.
- Nesterko, S. O. (2013, December 9) Gender Balances: A look at the makeup of HarvardX registrants. HarvardX Blog. http://harvardx.harvard.edu/blog/gender-balances-look-makeup-harvardx-registrants
Ho, A. D., Reich, J., Nesterko, S. O., Seaton, D. T., Mullaney, T., Waldo, J., & Chuang, I. (2014). HarvardX and MITx: The first year of open online courses (HarvardX and MITx Working Paper No. 1). http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2381263