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Latest items for Guyana

March 29, 2018, 10:36 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: PW-DATA-1

According to a 2014 UNICEF Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey report, the % of men aged 15-49 who are in polygynous unions is 4.2% and 3.3% of women aged 15-49 are in polygynous unions). According to a 2009 DHS survey of Guyana, the percentage of women who were married or in a union and whose husband had no additional wives was 93.9%. The percentage of women who were married or in a union and whose husband had one additional wife was 0.6%. The percentage of women who were married or in a union and whose husband had two or more additional wives was 0.1%. The percentage of men who were married...more
Oct. 24, 2017, 2:43 p.m.
Countries: Bangladesh, Burundi, East Timor, Guinea, Guyana, Nepal
Variables: VOTE-PRACTICE-1

"Women were threatened, coerced, or deprived economically more often than men, enduring such experiences as being stoned and torn from their children, morally condemned by their church leaders, or even burned to death — simply because they tried to vote, work at a polling station or run for office...the proportion of rural voters and journalist victims who were women was four times higher than among male victims" (para 9). This is a conclusion drawn from a study of election violence in Bangladesh, Burundi, Guinea, Guyana, Nepal and East Timor between 2006 and 2010 as well as data from narratives and experiences related by women and men from 45 different countries...more
Oct. 24, 2017, 2:39 p.m.
Countries: Bangladesh, Burundi, East Timor, Guinea, Guyana, Nepal
Variables: VOTE-PRACTICE-1

"Women reported being beaten, raped, burned and mutilated by men who wanted to punish or coerce their political choices or prevent them from participating in a political activity like voting or running for office, because they are female" (para 7). This is a conclusion drawn from a study of election violence in Bangladesh, Burundi, Guinea, Guyana, Nepal and East Timor between 2006 and 2010 as well as data from narratives and experiences related by women and men from 45 different countries (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Oct. 24, 2017, 2:34 p.m.
Countries: Bangladesh, Burundi, East Timor, Guinea, Guyana, Nepal
Variables: VOTE-PRACTICE-1, IIP-PRACTICE-2

"I examined more than 2,000 incidents of election violence in six countries — Bangladesh, Burundi, Guinea, Guyana, Nepal, Timor-Leste — between 2006 and 2010" (para 6).
Sept. 25, 2017, 8:22 a.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-6

7.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

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

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

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

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

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

5.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

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

7.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

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

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

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

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

3.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: MARR-SCALE-2

3.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: ATC-SCALE-1

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

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

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-5

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

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

3.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-1

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

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

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: DV-SCALE-3

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: DV-SCALE-4

0.0