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Latest items for Barbados

Oct. 10, 2018, 12:58 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-2

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the proportion of married or in-union women of reproductive age (15-49 years) who have their need for family planning satisified wih modern methods is 70.0 (latest available data for 2007-2017).
Oct. 10, 2018, 9:53 a.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2018 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 49.7 based on data from 2007-2016.
Oct. 9, 2018, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 12.3 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 7.9 per 1000 live births (data is from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Barbados, Zambia
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 0.8 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
Countries: Albania, Barbados, Brazil, Estonia, Germany, Hungary, Iran, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Mongolia, Montenegro, Norway, Portugal, Sri Lanka, Thailand, United States
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, 99 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (latest data available from 2007-2017).
Oct. 5, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 75.6 years, with the average life expectancy being 73.1 years for men and 78.0 years for women (data taken from global health estimates 2000-2016).
Oct. 3, 2018, 7:51 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: LRW-DATA-1

The reported rape rate per 100,000 in 2015 was 22.17. This rate reflects the number of police-recorded offenses (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Sept. 26, 2018, 3:01 p.m.
Countries: Australia, Austria, Barbados, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Estonia, Fiji, Germany, Hungary, Jamaica, Kuwait, Malaysia, Mongolia, Montenegro, Norway, Oman, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Sri Lanka, United States
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, 99 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2005-2016).
Sept. 26, 2018, 2:04 p.m.
Countries: Australia, Barbados, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Fiji, Germany, Hungary, Jamaica, Malaysia, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro, Norway, Oman, Portugal, Sri Lanka, Ukraine, United States
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, 99 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2006-2014).
Sept. 25, 2018, 8:33 a.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 13.0 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 8.0 per 1000 live births (data is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Barbados, China
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 27 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 9:40 a.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 75.5 years, with the average life expectancy being 73.1 years for men and 77.9 years for women.
Sept. 19, 2018, 5:27 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-2

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the proportion of married or in-union women of reproductive age who have their need for family planning satisified is 70 (latest available data for 2005-2015).
Sept. 19, 2018, 7:35 a.m.
Countries: Barbados, Liberia, Malaysia, Philippines, Venezuela
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 2.6 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:21 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 0.4 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:20 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2017 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 59.7 based on data from 2005-2014.
June 8, 2018, 4:22 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: LBHO-PRACTICE-2

"The result (election of the first female prime minister) a vote for a more inclusive and transparent kind of leadership for Barbados" (para 4). "I think that there was some hurt in the society (from the election of the first female prime minister) in respect of some of the decisions that had to be made" (para 11).
June 8, 2018, 4:22 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: GP-DATA-1

"Barbados elected its first female prime minister. Mia Mottley has emerged as victor in Thursday's elections, which has returned the Barbados Labour Party (BLP) to power on the island of some 285,000 people for the first time in a decade" (para 1-2).
Nov. 30, 2017, 2:35 p.m.
Countries: Algeria, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Botswana, Brunei, Cameroon, Canada, Cuba, Fiji, Finland, Georgia, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Indonesia, Israel, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lesotho, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mauritania, Moldova, Mongolia, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Papua New Guinea, Russia, Senegal, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Swaziland, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Togo, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: LRW-LAW-1

According to AgeOfConsent's data, the legal age of consent is 16 (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Sept. 25, 2017, 8:22 a.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-6

2.0
Aug. 31, 2017, 8:47 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: LRCM-LAW-1, LRCM-LAW-2

"While welcoming the recognition of marital rape as a sexual offence, CEDAW noted with concern that, under the Sexual Offences Act, marital rape was recognized as a crime only after the issuance of a decree of divorce, a separation order or a separation agreement, or where the husband was subject to a non-molestation order" (7)
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-4

4.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: MARR-SCALE-3

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

2.0