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April 4, 2019, 7:45 a.m.
Countries: Albania, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Kuwait, Malaysia, New Zealand, Norway, Qatar, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-3

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April 4, 2019, 7:40 a.m.
Countries: Albania, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Barbados, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Fiji, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kuwait, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Turkey, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-2

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April 4, 2019, 7:27 a.m.
Countries: Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belgium, Bhutan, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Cambodia, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Macedonia, Mauritius, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, United Kingdom
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-3

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March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Croatia (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: GIC-LAW-3

There is paid maternity leave available to women in Croatia of at least 14 weeks. Women receive at least 2/3 of their wages for the duration of their maternity leave. The government pays for 100% of maternity leave benefits. There is paid parental leave. Mothers are guaranteed an equivalent position after returning to work from maternity leave. The government supports or provides childcare services. Childcare payments are not tax deductible (79). Parents in Croatia are not able to work flexibly (79). Working flexibly, such as working from home or taking partial days off to care for children, could be considered a childcare benefit (SLE-CODER COMMENT).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: IIP-PRACTICE-1

A woman in Croatia can legally travel outside the country and her own home in the same way as a man (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: ERBG-DATA-2

Women make up 46% of the total labor force in Croatia (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: LRW-LAW-3, DV-LAW-3

A woman's testimony carries the same evidentiary weight in court as a man's (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: GIC-LAW-1

There is paid maternity leave available to women in Croatia of at least 14 weeks. Women receive at least 2/3 of their wages for the duration of their maternity leave. The government pays for 100% of maternity leave benefits. There is paid parental leave. Mothers are guaranteed an equivalent position after returning to work from maternity leave. The government supports or provides childcare services. Childcare payments are not tax deductible (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: MARR-PRACTICE-7

A woman in Croatia can legally choose where she lives in the same way as a man (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: ERBG-LAW-2

Croatia law mandates nondiscrimination based on gender in employment. The dismissal of pregnant workers in Croatia is prohibited. There is legislation on sexual harassment in education and in employment. There are criminal penalties and civil remedies for sexual harassment in employment (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Croatia is free and compulsory (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: ERBG-LAW-1

A woman in Croatia can legally get a job in the same way as a man. Women can work the same night hours as men. Women are able to work in jobs deemed hazardous, arduous, or morally inappropriate. Women are able to perform the same tasks at work as men. Women can work in the same industries as men (79). The ages at which men and women can retire with full pension benefits are equal (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

Discrimination based on marital status is prohibited in access to credit in Croatia (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: DV-LAW-1

There is legislation specifically addressing domestic violence in Croatia (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: CL-LAW-1

The government of Croatia provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of the elderly and disabled (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: IIP-LAW-2, AFE-PRACTICE-1

There is legislation on sexual harassment in education in Croatia (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: MARR-LAW-3

A woman can apply for a national ID card in the same way as a man. A woman in Croatia can sign a contract without requiring the presence of her husband or male relatives (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: IAD-LAW-1

Sons and daughters have equal inheritance rights in Croatia (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: CLCW-LAW-2

A woman in Croatia can legally apply for a passport in the same way as a man (79). A woman in Croatia can legally travel outside of the country in the same way as a man (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: ATFPA-PRACTICE-2

Women in Croatia are not legally required to obey their husbands (79). In Croatia, both spouses must agree on how to legally administer marital property (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-1

Women in Croatia can work the same night hours as men. Women can work in jobs deemed hazardous, arduous, or morally inappropriate. Women are able to perform the same tasks at work as men (79). The ages at which women and men can retire with full pension benefits are equal (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: CLCW-PRACTICE-1

A woman in Croatia can legally apply for a national ID card in the same way as a man (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Croatia, there is no legislation designating head of household status (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: GP-DATA-5

Croatia law establishes an anti-discrimination commission (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Croatia provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-4

Women are able to work in the same industries as men in Croatia (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: ERBG-DATA-1

Croatia law mandates equal remuneration for work of equal value. The ages at which men and women can retire with full pension benefits are equal (79).
March 22, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: LO-LAW-1

A woman in Croatia can legally sign a contract, register a business, and open a bank account in the same way as a man. Men and women have equal ownership rights to immovable property (79). Discrimination based on gender is prohibited in access to credit in Croatia, and so is discrimination based on marital status (79).
March 21, 2019, 1:45 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Angola, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bulgaria, Burundi, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Croatia, El Salvador, Estonia, France, Guinea, Honduras, Indonesia, Ireland, Kenya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Mauritania, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro, Namibia, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, South Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Switzerland, Tanzania, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Venezuela, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

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