The French ‘Haute autorité de la santé (HAS)’ has published an open data set with the list of accredited medical doctors in France. So what’s the gender gap among them?
- get this dataset on data.gouv.fr (archive : liste_des_medecins_accredites_extraction_du_07_01_2015.zip)
- find the names list in NamSor open data catalog
- try GenderGapGrader toolkit for yourself
NamSor™ Applied Onomastics is a European designer of name recognition software. NamSor is committed to promote diversity and equal opportunity. NamSor launched NamSor Gender API, a free API to extract gender from personal names. http://www.namsor.com
GenderGapGrader’s mission is to publish gender gap estimates at the finest grain level, using whatever reference database we can identify for a particular industry: The Internet Movie Database (IMDB) for the film industry, “The Airman Database” for pilots… and more to come. http://gendergapgrader.com