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Latest items for Gabon

Oct. 10, 2018, 12:58 p.m.
Countries: Gabon
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 33.7 (latest available data for 2007-2017).
Oct. 10, 2018, 9:53 a.m.
Countries: Gabon
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2018 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 91.0 based on data from 2007-2016.
Oct. 9, 2018, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Gabon
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 47.4 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 21.8 per 1000 live births (data is from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Ecuador, Gabon
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 7.1 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
Countries: Bhutan, Cambodia, Gabon, Vanuatu
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, 89 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (latest data available from 2007-2017).
Oct. 5, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Gabon
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 66.4 years, with the average life expectancy being 64.8 years for men and 68.2 years for women (data taken from global health estimates 2000-2016).
Sept. 26, 2018, 3:01 p.m.
Countries: Cambodia, Gabon, Vanuatu
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, 89 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2005-2016).
Sept. 26, 2018, 2:04 p.m.
Countries: Cambodia, Gabon, Vanuatu
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, 89 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2006-2014).
Sept. 25, 2018, 8:33 a.m.
Countries: Gabon
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 50.8 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 23.2 per 1000 live births (data is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Gabon
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 291 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 9:40 a.m.
Countries: Gabon
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 66.0 years, with the average life expectancy being 64.7 years for men and 67.2 years for women.
Sept. 19, 2018, 5:27 p.m.
Countries: Gabon
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 33.7 (latest available data for 2005-2015).
Sept. 19, 2018, 7:35 a.m.
Countries: Gabon, Spain, United Kingdom
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 7 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:21 p.m.
Countries: Gabon, Norway
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 10.9 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:20 p.m.
Countries: Gabon
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2017 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 115 based on data from 2005-2014.
Sept. 4, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
Countries: Gabon
Variables: LRW-DATA-1

According to table 18.3 on page 291, 8.3 percent of women ages 15-49 were subjected to sexual violence in the last twelve months. This comes from survey data in 2012. The report was written in French (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
March 29, 2018, 10:36 p.m.
Countries: Gabon
Variables: PW-DATA-1

According to a 2012 DHS survey of Gabon, the percentage of women who were married or in a union and whose husband had no additional wives was 80.7%. The percentage of women who were married or in a union and whose husband had one additional wife was 9.8%. The percentage of women who were married or in a union and whose husband had two or more additional wives was 1.3%. The percentage of men who were married and had two or more wives was 8.2%. The percentage of married or in union men aged 15-49 who had two or more wives was 7.3%. According to a 2000 DHS survey, the...more
Nov. 30, 2017, 2:35 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Benin, Bhutan, Burundi, Chile, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Guatemala, Haiti, India, Iraq, Kenya, Lebanon, Liberia, Mali, Malta, Nicaragua, Panama, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, Vietnam
Variables: LRW-LAW-1

According to AgeOfConsent's data, the legal age of consent is 18 (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Sept. 25, 2017, 8:22 a.m.
Countries: Gabon
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-6

13.0
Aug. 30, 2017, 12:51 p.m.
Countries: Gabon
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

"For example, under the 'separation of assets' regime, each spouse remains responsible for his or her own assets. By contrast, under the “joint estate” regime, husbands are the sole administrators of property. This system, which is socially accepted and practised widely, grants women virtually no property rights...Moreover, women are often excluded from the classic banking services because of their low incomes, a practice that effectively denies their legal right to access loans." This information is from CEDAW 2003. (MLFD - CODER COMMENT)
Aug. 30, 2017, 12:46 p.m.
Countries: Gabon
Variables: LO-LAW-1

"Land laws in Gabon do not distinguish between men and women with respect to access to land for building purposes, but in the event they are married, the land itself is always considered the property of husbands. As such, married women are unable to own land independently. Unmarried women legally have the same right to property as men." This information is from the Civil Code, articles 335, 336, and 368, World Bank 2013a, and CEDAW 2003. (MLFD - CODER COMMENT)
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Gabon
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Gabon
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

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

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Gabon
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Gabon
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-4

9.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Gabon
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Gabon
Variables: MARR-SCALE-3

8.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Gabon
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

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

3.0