Women’s Health in Numbers: It Isn’t Just About Reproduction
Women and health is a vast and complex subject where data is either incomplete, outdated or simply non-existent for various reasons (we keep circling back to the gender data gap).
Still, we thought we’d take the time to try and look at the possible ways to use the statistics that do exist, hoping they might be a good starting point to help you explore and uncover new angles and stories to tell.
The Swiss data scientist has been working on healthcare technology for a decade and a half. In this discussion with her, we covered the basics — from what data actually is to why it’s so important — before getting into the specifics of the gender data gap in medicine and in tech.
Here’s a selection of pieces that caught our attention in relation to the “gender data gap,” our focus theme in February 2023.