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Latest items for Liberia

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

According to the WHO violence and homocide statistics, the total femicide rate as of 2015 was 4.4 per 100,000 female population. For ages 15-44, the rate was calculated to be 3.00 per 100,000 female population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Liberia
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2012 was 1.38 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 8, 2018, 10:18 p.m.
Countries: Cote D'Ivoire, Gabon, India, Iraq, Liberia, Malawi, Papua New Guinea
Variables: LRW-SCALE-11

14.0
Dec. 8, 2018, 9:45 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Benin, Botswana, Central African Rep, Chad, Comoros, D R Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gambia, Laos, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Niger, Papua New Guinea, South Africa, Suriname, Togo, Tunisia
Variables: LRW-SCALE-4

4.0
Nov. 13, 2018, 1:46 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Congo, D R Congo, East Timor, Ethiopia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mozambique, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Zimbabwe
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

3.0
Oct. 31, 2018, 2:32 p.m.
Countries: Liberia
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to 2018 data from the U.S. Census Bureau International base, the birth rate is 37.9 per 1000 population.
Oct. 29, 2018, 9:12 a.m.
Countries: Liberia
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to table 3 in the UN's most recent Population and Vital Statistics Report (last updated 2 January 2018), the live birth rate is 18.2 per 1000 people.
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:38 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Variables: MMR-SCALE-2

4.0
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:36 p.m.
Countries: Liberia
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

725.0
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:23 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Angola, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Chad, China, Comoros, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Djibouti, East Timor, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Iceland, India, Iran, Jordan, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Liberia, Madagascar, Maldives, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Nepal, Netherlands, Niger, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Suriname, Togo, United Arab Emirates, Yemen
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

2.0
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

2.0
Oct. 10, 2018, 12:58 p.m.
Countries: Liberia
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 37.2 (latest available data for 2007-2017).
Oct. 10, 2018, 9:53 a.m.
Countries: Liberia
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2018 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 104.8 based on data from 2007-2016.
Oct. 9, 2018, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Liberia
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 67.4 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 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Comoros, Liberia
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 6.8 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
Countries: Liberia
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, 61 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (latest data available from 2007-2017).
Oct. 5, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Liberia
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 62.9 years, with the average life expectancy being 62.0 years for men and 63.9 years for women (data taken from global health estimates 2000-2016).
Oct. 4, 2018, 9:34 p.m.
Countries: Liberia
Variables: INFIB-DATA-2

"Unicef said that momentum was growing to address the practice, and that prevalence rates globally among girls aged 15 to 19 had declined. The biggest decrease was in Liberia, which has seen a 41 percentage-point decrease for girls in that age group over the last 30 years" (para 4).
Sept. 26, 2018, 3:01 p.m.
Countries: Liberia
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, 61 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2005-2016).
Sept. 26, 2018, 2:04 p.m.
Countries: Liberia
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, 61 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2006-2014).
Sept. 25, 2018, 8:33 a.m.
Countries: Liberia
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 69.9 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 24.1 per 1000 live births (data is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Liberia
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 725 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 9:40 a.m.
Countries: Liberia
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 61.4 years, with the average life expectancy being 59.8 years for men and 62.9 years for women.
Sept. 19, 2018, 5:27 p.m.
Countries: Liberia
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 37.2 (latest available data for 2005-2015).
Sept. 19, 2018, 7:35 a.m.
Countries: Barbados, Liberia, Malaysia, Philippines, Venezuela
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 2.6 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:20 p.m.
Countries: Congo, Liberia
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2017 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 147 based on data from 2005-2014.
May 7, 2018, 2:02 p.m.
Countries: Liberia, Togo
Variables: CLCC-LAW-1

"Only two states in West Africa – Liberia and Togo – retain nationality laws that deny women the equal right to confer nationality on children, though governments in both countries have committed to address this discrimination in the law" (para 2).
April 10, 2018, 11:10 p.m.
Countries: Liberia
Variables: ATC-DATA-6

According to the Institute of Inclusive Security, Liberia launched their national action plan in 2009 and it expired in 2013 (MB-Coder Comment).
March 30, 2018, 5:08 p.m.
Countries: Liberia
Variables: CWC-DATA-2

"The Committee commends the State party’s efforts to improve the livelihoods of rural women, such as the adoption of a national rural women programme, which is aimed at, among other things, ensuring that rural women are included in decision-making processes in their communities. The Committee also notes that the State party has undertaken several programmes to improve entrepreneurship, such as a social cash transfer programme and the provision of microfinance loans. The Committee is, however, concerned that women continue to face obstacles that prevent their full participation in decision-making processes, especially in local governance. The Committee is also concerned about women’s limited access to infrastructure and social services such as...more
March 30, 2018, 5:08 p.m.
Countries: Liberia
Variables: DV-PRACTICE-2

"The inadequate number of shelters and the inaccessibility of existing shelters for most women and girls in most counties" (8).