Who we are

Our website address is: https://www.digitalgendergaps.org.
We are an academic project studying large aggregate datasets to produce country-level estimates of gender inequality in technology access.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


We do not currently collect any data from visitors to our site.


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Facebook advertising data

We collect aggregate, anonymous counts of Facebook users from the Facebook Marketing API. We receive only an aggregate counts of users and we do not process or store any individual user identifiers.

This data is then processed and combined with other data and used as inputs in our prediction models to generate the gender gap estimates presented. All visualisations and estimates generated as a part of the project is shared freely for academic, research and informational purposes only. No commercial use is permitted.

Who we share your data with

No personal data is collected or shared.

How long we retain your data

No personal data is collected.

What rights you have over your data

If we held any of your personal data, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

We do not transfer personal data to anyone else.

Our contact information

Contact us at digitalgendergaps@gmail.com if you have any questions, concerns or data enquires.