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Dec. 12, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

According to the WHO violence and homocide statistics, the total femicide rate as of 2015 was 6.6 per 100,000 female population. For ages 15-44, the rate was calculated to be 3.67 per 100,000 female population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2016 was 2.61 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 8, 2018, 10:18 p.m.
Countries: Belize, Benin, Brazil, Cambodia, China, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Honduras, Indonesia, Israel, Jordan, Kosovo, Mauritania, Mexico, Namibia, Peru, Swaziland, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Turkey
Variables: LRW-SCALE-11

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Dec. 8, 2018, 9:45 p.m.
Countries: Bolivia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Fiji, Guyana, Iceland, Mauritania, Namibia, New Zealand, Nicaragua, South Korea, Swaziland, Sweden, United Kingdom, United States
Variables: LRW-SCALE-4

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Nov. 30, 2018, 7:29 p.m.
Countries: Guyana, Mongolia
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

According to Box 1, in 2016 the total female homicide rate was 2.6 per 100,000 female population.
Nov. 13, 2018, 1:46 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guyana, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Mauritius, Moldova, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Korea, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Vietnam
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

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Oct. 31, 2018, 2:32 p.m.
Countries: Guyana, Turkey
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to 2018 data from the U.S. Census Bureau International base, the birth rate is 15.4 per 1000 population.
Oct. 25, 2018, 4:14 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Cuba, Guyana, Uruguay
Variables: ABO-LAW-1

"Apart from Uruguay, only Cuba and Guyana in the region allow elective abortions. In Argentina a bill to allow abortion during the first 14 weeks of pregnancy was voted down in August" (para 4).
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:38 p.m.
Countries: Algeria, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Burma/Myanmar, Cambodia, Djibouti, East Timor, Gabon, Guyana, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Laos, Morocco, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Philippines, Rwanda, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Suriname, Zambia
Variables: MMR-SCALE-2

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Oct. 23, 2018, 2:36 p.m.
Countries: Djibouti, Guyana
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

229.0
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:23 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Algeria, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burma/Myanmar, Burundi, Cambodia, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Indonesia, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Lesotho, Libya, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malawi, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro, Mozambique, Namibia, New Zealand, Nicaragua, North Korea, Norway, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, Senegal, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad/Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uganda, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

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Oct. 23, 2018, 2:21 p.m.
Countries: Bhutan, Botswana, Burma/Myanmar, Comoros, Congo, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guyana, Haiti, India, Kenya, Laos, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritania, Mozambique, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Senegal, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Sudan, Syria, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

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

According to the WHO 2018 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 74.0 based on data from 2007-2016.
Oct. 9, 2018, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 32.4 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 20.0 per 1000 live births (data is from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 29.2 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 9:41 a.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: LRW-DATA-1

The reported rape rate per 100,000 in 2015 was 41.85. This rate reflects the number of police-recorded offenses (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Oct. 8, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
Countries: Guyana, India, Solomon Islands
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, 86 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (latest data available from 2007-2017).
Oct. 5, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 66.2 years, with the average life expectancy being 63.6 years for men and 69.0 years for women (data taken from global health estimates 2000-2016).
Sept. 26, 2018, 3:01 p.m.
Countries: Guyana, Solomon Islands
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, 86 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2005-2016).
Sept. 26, 2018, 2:04 p.m.
Countries: Egypt, Guyana
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, 92 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2006-2014).
Sept. 25, 2018, 8:33 a.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 39.4 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 22.8 per 1000 live births (data is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Djibouti, Guyana
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 229 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 9:40 a.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 66.2 years, with the average life expectancy being 63.9 years for men and 68.5 years for women.
Sept. 19, 2018, 5:27 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
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 52.5 (latest available data for 2005-2015).
Sept. 19, 2018, 7:35 a.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 34.8 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:21 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 29 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:20 p.m.
Countries: Guyana, Honduras
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2017 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 101 based on data from 2005-2014.
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