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Latest items for Bangladesh

July 2, 2020, 10:08 p.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: ISSA-DATA-2

According to the CIA World Factbook 2020 estimates, the male/female sex ratio at birth in Bangladesh is 1.04. The estimated male/female sex ratio for childhood (0-14) is 1.04.
June 21, 2020, 12:42 p.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: GP-DATA-2

The United Kingdom House of Lords' Select Committee on Sexual Violence in Conflict reports that 295 out of 7525 military and police contributions from Bangladesh to the UN are women.
June 18, 2020, 9:41 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burma/Myanmar, Cambodia, Cameroon, Chile, China, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Czech Republic, D R Congo, Dominican Republic, East Timor, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Fiji, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Iraq, Israel, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, North Korea, Palestine, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Poland, Qatar, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Korea, South Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Ukraine, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zimbabwe
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-3

2.0
June 18, 2020, 1:04 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burma/Myanmar, Cambodia, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Fiji, Finland, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, North Korea, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-2

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June 7, 2020, 9:12 a.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: GEW-LAW-1

"Bangladesh’s International Crimes (Tribunal) Act states that the “violation of any humanitarian rules applicable in armed conflicts laid down in the Geneva Conventions of 1949” is a crime."
June 7, 2020, 8:59 a.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: PPWA-DATA-1

Prevalence of anemia in pregnant women is 45.65% [28.94-60.14]
June 6, 2020, 8:03 p.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: GEW-LAW-1

"Sexual exploitations and abuses [by Bangladeshi peacekeepers] are also considered offences under the laws of the land and when committed by military personnel they are triable by Court Martial. Besides those there are other offences (Indecent, disgraceful and unnatural acts and acts or conduct to the prejudice of good order and military discipline) if committed by a military personnel may be tried under the Army Act, Navy Ordnance and Air Force Act."
May 29, 2020, 9:14 p.m.
Countries: Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belarus, Colombia, Ghana, Iceland, Indonesia, Laos, Lebanon, Madagascar, Malawi, Mongolia, Morocco, Rwanda, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Ukraine, Vietnam
Variables: DV-SCALE-5

3.0
May 29, 2020, 9:14 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Argentina, Armenia, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Botswana, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Canada, Central African Rep, Colombia, Comoros, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Ecuador, Estonia, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Honduras, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Israel, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mexico, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, Norway, Paraguay, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: DV-SCALE-4

1.0
May 29, 2020, 9:13 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Algeria, Argentina, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belarus, Benin, Bhutan, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Burma/Myanmar, Cameroon, Chad, Colombia, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, Croatia, D R Congo, Djibouti, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Haiti, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Singapore, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen
Variables: DV-SCALE-3

1.0
May 29, 2020, 9:13 p.m.
Countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belarus, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Cambodia, Central African Rep, Colombia, Comoros, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Georgia, Ghana, Greece, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Jamaica, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Malawi, Malaysia, Mauritius, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Nepal, Netherlands, Norway, Papua New Guinea, Poland, Rwanda, South Korea, Suriname, Tajikistan, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkey, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: DV-SCALE-2

1.0
May 27, 2020, 6:12 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burma/Myanmar, Burundi, Cambodia, Cape Verde, Chile, China, Comoros, Congo, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, East Timor, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Fiji, Gabon, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Iceland, Israel, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Namibia, Nepal, New Zealand, Nicaragua, North Korea, Palestine, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Poland, Qatar, Romania, Rwanda, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Korea, Swaziland, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Trinidad/Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

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May 27, 2020, 5:29 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Algeria, Argentina, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Bhutan, Bolivia, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burma/Myanmar, Burundi, Cambodia, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Korea, Norway, Palestine, Panama, Paraguay, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Senegal, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Zimbabwe
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

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May 16, 2020, 9:37 a.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: GEW-DATA-1

Scholars Dara Kay Cohen and Ragnhild Nordas, in their Sexual Violence and Armed Conflict Database, state that there were no reports of sexual violence by conflict actors in Bangladesh during the period 1989-2009.
May 9, 2020, 1:34 p.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: MAAO-DATA-1

"The study assessed the age at menarche using recall, its seasonality, and association with marital and nutritional status (using midupper arm circumference [MUAC]) among 3,923 female adolescents aged 12–19 years in a rural area of Bangladesh. At the time of assessment, most (88%) adolescents had attained menarche at the mean (standard deviation [SD]) age of 12.8 (1.4) years. Age of onset of menarche among married adolescents (13%) occurred earlier than in those who were unmarried (12.6±1.3 years vs 12.9±1.4 years, p<0.01)."
April 30, 2020, 1:19 p.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: AOM-DATA-2

59%
April 30, 2020, 1:02 p.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: AOM-DATA-2

65%
April 27, 2020, 10:50 a.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Bangladesh in 2014 is -0.052, standard deviation is 0.136, 2.5th percentile is -0.314, and 97.5th percentile is 0.210.
April 27, 2020, 10:40 a.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Bangladesh in 2013 is 0.142, standard deviation is 0.320, 2.5th percentile is -0.464, and 97.5th percentile is 0.789.
April 27, 2020, 9:41 a.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Bangladesh in 2012 is -0.380, standard deviation is 0.148, 2.5th percentile is -0.652, and 97.5th percentile is -0.079.
April 27, 2020, 9:35 a.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Bangladesh in 2011 is 0.170, standard deviation is 0.355, 2.5th percentile is -0.547, and 97.5th percentile is 0.847.
April 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Bangladesh in 2010 is -0.383, standard deviation is 0.146, 2.5th percentile is -0.660, and 97.5th percentile is -0.077.
April 27, 2020, 9:26 a.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Bangladesh in 2009 is 0.166, standard deviation is 0.360, 2.5th percentile is -0.528, and 97.5th percentile is 0.897.
April 27, 2020, 9:23 a.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Bangladesh in 2008 is -0.134, standard deviation is 0.377, 2.5th percentile is -0.859, and 97.5th percentile is 0.581.
April 27, 2020, 9:19 a.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Bangladesh in 2007 is -0.136, standard deviation is 0.387, 2.5th percentile is -0.905, and 97.5th percentile is 0.597.
April 27, 2020, 9:16 a.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Bangladesh in 2006 is 0.171, standard deviation is 0.379, 2.5th percentile is -0.574, and 97.5th percentile is 0.926.
April 23, 2020, 10:29 a.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Bangladesh in 2005 is 0.180, standard deviation is 0.372, 2.5th percentile is -0.527, and 97.5th percentile is 0.915.
April 23, 2020, 10:24 a.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Bangladesh in 2004 is 0.180, standard deviation is 0.376, 2.5th percentile is -0.550, and 97.5th percentile is 0.904.
April 23, 2020, 10:10 a.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Bangladesh in 2003 is 0.177, standard deviation is 0.375, 2.5th percentile is -0.548, and 97.5th percentile is 0.924.
April 23, 2020, 10:02 a.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Bangladesh in 2002 is 0.182, standard deviation is 0.369, 2.5th percentile is -0.546, and 97.5th percentile is 0.894.