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Latest items for Burundi

July 7, 2020, 12:59 p.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: AOM-DATA-2

"According to DHS data from 2016-2017, 3 percent of girls were married by15 and 19 percent of girls were married by 18."
July 2, 2020, 10:08 p.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: ISSA-DATA-2

According to the CIA World Factbook 2020 estimates, the male/female sex ratio at birth in Burundi is 1.03. The estimated male/female sex ratio for childhood (0-14) is 1.01.
June 21, 2020, 1:29 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Burundi, Cambodia, Central African Rep, Chile, Croatia, El Salvador, Greece, Guatemala, Iran, Iraq, Kenya, Kuwait, Liberia, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Turkey, United Kingdom, Zimbabwe
Variables: GEW-DATA-1

"Male rape has been documented as a weapon of wartime or political aggression in countries including Argentina, Burundi, Cambodia, Central African Republic, Chechnya, Chile, Croatia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Greece, Iran, Iraq, Kenya, Kuwait, Liberia, New Zealand, Northern Ireland, Rwanda, South Africa, the former Soviet Union, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Turkey, the former Yugoslavia, and Zimbabwe."
June 21, 2020, 12:42 p.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: GP-DATA-2

The United Kingdom House of Lords' Select Committee on Sexual Violence in Conflict reports that 31 out of 1214 military and police contributions from Burundi to the UN are women.
June 18, 2020, 9:41 p.m.
Countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Benin, Botswana, Burundi, Canada, Congo, Croatia, Cuba, Estonia, France, Gabon, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Malta, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, Serbia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Trinidad/Tobago, United Kingdom, United States, Zambia
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-3

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June 18, 2020, 1:04 p.m.
Countries: Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, D R Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Iceland, Iraq, Kenya, Mauritania, Montenegro, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Romania, Rwanda, Senegal, Serbia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Trinidad/Tobago, Uganda, Zambia
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-2

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

"Burundi’s Draft Law on Genocide, Crimes against Humanity and War Crimes provides that “rape, sexual slavery, forced prostitution, forced pregnancy, forced sterilisation or any other form of sexual violence” constitutes a grave breach of the Geneva Conventions."
June 7, 2020, 9:05 a.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: PPWA-DATA-1

Prevalence of anemia in pregnant women is 30.94% [15.42-53.76]
May 29, 2020, 9:14 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Azerbaijan, Belize, Botswana, Bulgaria, Burundi, Canada, Denmark, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, India, Ireland, Kosovo, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro, Netherlands, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, South Africa, South Korea, Suriname, Uganda, Uruguay, Venezuela
Variables: DV-SCALE-5

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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

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May 29, 2020, 9:13 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Angola, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burundi, Cambodia, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Rep, Chile, China, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, East Timor, El Salvador, Fiji, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Trinidad/Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: DV-SCALE-3

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May 29, 2020, 9:13 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Angola, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Canada, Cape Verde, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, El Salvador, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Germany, Guatemala, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, India, Italy, Kenya, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Maldives, Malta, Mexico, Montenegro, Mozambique, Namibia, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Spain, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, Uganda, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Venezuela
Variables: DV-SCALE-2

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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 25, 2020, 5:12 p.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: WAM-DATA-2

2017, age 5+, 2.7% all, 3.9% male, 1.5% female
May 21, 2020, 6:14 p.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: DV-LAW-1

Law on the Prevention, Protection of Victims and Punishment of Gender-based Violence, 2016: a) Gender-based violence: any act of violence directed against a person by reason of his or her sex by causing or being able of causing physical, sexual, economic, psychological or emotional harm or suffering, including the threat of such acts, forced or arbitrary deprivation of liberty, whether in public or private life; b) Gender: a sociocultural concept that refers to the roles, behaviors, attitudes, rights and duties associated with men and women, assigned by society and culture; […] e) Violence against women: any act of violence directed against the female sex causing or likely to cause physical,...more
May 16, 2020, 9:37 a.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: GEW-DATA-1

Scholars Dara Kay Cohen and Ragnhild Nordas, in their Sexual Violence and Armed Conflict Database, state that there were reports of massive sexual violence by conflict actors in Burundi during the period 1989-2009.
May 8, 2020, 11:45 a.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: AOM-DATA-2

In Burundi, 1.4% of men currently aged 20-24 were married before age 18 (2017). 19% of women currently aged 20-24 were married or in union before age 18 (2016). Child marriage is defined as under 18 years old.
April 27, 2020, 10:50 a.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Burundi in 2014 is -0.001, standard deviation is 0.134, 2.5th percentile is -0.260, and 97.5th percentile is 0.276.
April 27, 2020, 10:40 a.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Burundi in 2013 is -0.533, standard deviation is 0.299, 2.5th percentile is -1.119, and 97.5th percentile is 0.047.
April 27, 2020, 9:41 a.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Burundi in 2012 is -0.325, standard deviation is 0.149, 2.5th percentile is -0.599, and 97.5th percentile is -0.020.
April 27, 2020, 9:35 a.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Burundi in 2011 is -0.676, standard deviation is 0.308, 2.5th percentile is -1.285, and 97.5th percentile is -0.062.
April 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Burundi in 2010 is -0.320, standard deviation is 0.153, 2.5th percentile is -0.601, and 97.5th percentile is -0.014.
April 27, 2020, 9:26 a.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Burundi in 2009 is -0.719, standard deviation is 0.319, 2.5th percentile is -1.355, and 97.5th percentile is -0.084.
April 27, 2020, 9:23 a.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Burundi in 2008 is -1.104, standard deviation is 0.367, 2.5th percentile is -1.837, and 97.5th percentile is -0.418.
April 27, 2020, 9:19 a.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Burundi in 2007 is -1.106, standard deviation is 0.368, 2.5th percentile is -1.835, and 97.5th percentile is -0.369.
April 27, 2020, 9:16 a.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Burundi in 2006 is -1.102, standard deviation is 0.383, 2.5th percentile is -1.844, and 97.5th percentile is -0.351.
April 23, 2020, 10:29 a.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Burundi in 2005 is -1.108, standard deviation is 0.385, 2.5th percentile is -1.853, and 97.5th percentile is -0.360.
April 23, 2020, 10:24 a.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Burundi in 2004 is -1.288, standard deviation is 0.372, 2.5th percentile is -2.012, and 97.5th percentile is -0.551.
April 23, 2020, 10:10 a.m.
Countries: Burundi
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Burundi in 2003 is -1.287, standard deviation is 0.372, 2.5th percentile is -1.998, and 97.5th percentile is -0.538.