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April 19, 2021, 4:21 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Bahamas, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Brazil, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Fiji, Germany, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Jamaica, Japan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Maldives, Mauritius, Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Suriname, Taiwan, Thailand, Tunisia, Ukraine, United States, Venezuela, Vietnam
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-2

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April 19, 2021, 3:55 p.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Costa Rica, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saudi Arabia, Sierra Leone, Suriname, Syria, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkey, United States, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam
Variables: AOM-SCALE-3

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April 19, 2021, 3:54 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Botswana, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Chad, Chile, China, Comoros, Congo, Costa Rica, Cote D'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, D R Congo, Denmark, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, North Korea, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Rwanda, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad/Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam
Variables: AOM-SCALE-2

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April 7, 2021, 10:31 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 74% of births in Honduras were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 45).
April 7, 2021, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"In 2016, the life expectancy at birth in Honduras was 72.9 years for males and 77.5 years for females" (p 44).
April 2, 2021, 9:47 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"In 2018, the under-five mortality rate in Honduras was 18 per 1000 live births" (p 45).
March 31, 2021, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Honduras was 65 per 100,000 live births" (p 47).
March 31, 2021, 3:22 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Honduras was 65 per 100,000 live births" (p 47).
March 31, 2021, 3:03 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: ABO-LAW-1

"Parliament in Honduras has initially approved a bill that will make it virtually impossible to legalise abortion in the country. The new measure will require at least three-quarters of Congress to vote in favour of modifying the abortion law, which is among the strictest in the world. Honduras forbids abortion under any circumstance, even rape or incest" (para 1-3). "The new legislation in Honduras hinges on an article in the constitution that gives a fetus the same legal status of a person. Constitutional changes have until now been permitted with a two-thirds majority, but the new legislation raises that bar to three-quarters within the 128-member body. The measure still needs...more
March 31, 2021, 3:03 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: ABO-PRACTICE-1

"The measure still needs to be ratified by a second vote. However, support was clear on Thursday: with 88 legislators voting in favour, 28 opposed and seven abstentions. Honduras has a staunchly conservative majority, which referred to the measure as a 'shield against abortion'. 'What they did was set this article in stone because we can never reform it if 96 votes are needed [out of 128]', opposition MP Doris Gutierrez told AFP news agency" (para 7-9). "Mario Perez, a lawmaker with the ruling party of President Juan Orlando Hernandez, formally proposed the change last week, calling it a 'constitutional lock' to prevent any future moderations of the abortion law....more
March 31, 2021, 3:03 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: SEGI-PRACTICE-1

"Across Latin America, there has been increased pro-choice campaigning, known as the 'green wave', based on the colour worn by protestors" (para 5). "Mario Perez, a lawmaker with the ruling party of President Juan Orlando Hernandez, formally proposed the change last week, calling it a 'constitutional lock' to prevent any future moderations of the abortion law. 'Every human being has the right to life from the moment of conception,' said Mr Perez" (para 10-11). "Ahead of the vote, UN human rights experts condemned the move, saying in a statement: 'This bill is alarming. Instead of taking a step towards fulfilling the fundamental rights of women and girls, the country is...more
March 31, 2021, 3:03 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-2

"Nicaragua, El Salvador and Haiti also have complete bans on abortion, but Honduras is the only country to also prohibit the use of emergency contraceptives sin all cases, including after rape" (para 15).
March 30, 2021, 7:36 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: DV-DATA-1

"From 2010-2017 in Honduras the proportion of ever-partnered women and girls aged 15-49 years subjected to physical and/or sexual violence by a current or former intimate partner in the previous 12 months was 11%" (p 68).
March 30, 2021, 7:31 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: DACH-DATA-3

"From 2010-2019 the proportion of women in Honduras of reproductive age who have their need for family planning satified with modern methods is 76.0%" (p 52).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Honduras is 88.7 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 52).
March 8, 2021, 9:44 a.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Brunei, Burma/Myanmar, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Chad, Colombia, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Gabon, Gambia, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mexico, Morocco, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-1

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Feb. 26, 2021, 9:40 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: LO-LAW-1

“In rural Honduras, land is regarded as belonging to men, and separation in most cases means that women lose any claims to it” (pp. 16).
Feb. 13, 2021, 12:40 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lesotho, Libya, Malawi, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Rwanda, Senegal, Somalia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Syria, Tajikistan, Thailand, Uganda, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: CWC-DATA-2

Table 1: Sex ratio and share of female population in urban and rural areas, selected countries in Africa, Latin America and Asia, latest available year (1999–2008) shows sex ratios between urban and rural areas in different countries.
Jan. 18, 2021, 3:46 p.m.
Countries: China, Congo, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Gabon, Honduras, Laos, Madagascar, Malta, Mauritania, Nicaragua, North Korea, Palestine, Philippines, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Suriname
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

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Jan. 14, 2021, 7:14 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: EWCMS-DATA-4

In Honduras in 2017, women comprised 18.6% of the police force.
Jan. 2, 2021, 12:13 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: EWCMS-LAW-2

Honduras does not have conscription.
Jan. 1, 2021, 6:29 p.m.
Countries: Bolivia, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Honduras
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

“Honduras, Guatemala, the Dominican Republic and Bolivia have also seen high rates of murders of women of at least two per 100,000” (para. 8).
Dec. 10, 2020, 3:38 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: LO-LAW-1, ATFPA-PRACTICE-2

“That impact goes even further. A study in Ghana showed that when women own a larger share of the household’s land, families allocate a larger proportion of the household budget to food. . .” (para 9).
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: GP-SCALE-2

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: MMR-SCALE-2

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: ISSA-SCALE-1

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