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Latest items for Luxembourg

Sept. 19, 2018, 7:35 a.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 10.9 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:21 p.m.
Countries: El Salvador, Luxembourg
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 11.1 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:20 p.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2017 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 6.4 based on data from 2005-2014.
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:20 a.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
Variables: LO-LAW-1

"The law provides for the same legal status and rights for women as for men, including rights under family, labor, property, nationality, and inheritance law and in the judicial system" (8).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:20 a.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
Variables: CONST-LAW-1

"The law prohibits discrimination based on race, sex, religion, political opinion, national origin or citizenship, social origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, language, HIV-positive status or other communicable diseases" (7).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:20 a.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
Variables: LRW-LAW-2

"Penalties for violations range from five to 10 years’ imprisonment" (7).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:20 a.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
Variables: ERBG-DATA-1

"According to a 2014 report by the European Commission, employers paid women 8.6 percent less on average than men for comparable work" (11).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:20 a.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
Variables: CLCC-LAW-1

"Citizenship is governed by the principle of descent, according to which a father or mother who is a citizen automatically conveys citizenship to offspring at birth" (8).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:20 a.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
Variables: TRAFF-DATA-1, DV-DATA-1

"Human rights problems reported during the year included cases of domestic violence, primarily against women, and trafficking of women, men, and children for sexual and labor exploitation" (1).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:20 a.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
Variables: DV-LAW-2

"The law is gender neutral and provides for the removal of abusers from their residences for a 10-day period, which can be extended for an additional three months. Penalties may include fines and imprisonment" (7).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:20 a.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
Variables: DV-LAW-1

"The law prohibits domestic violence, and the government effectively enforced the law...If an individual approaches a nongovernmental organization (NGO) for assistance in cases involving domestic abuse, police are required to investigate." (7).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:20 a.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
Variables: ERBG-LAW-2

"The law prohibits sexual harassment and requires employers to protect employees from such harassment. The law prohibits gender-based job discrimination and harassment of subordinates by superiors. Disciplinary measures against offenders, including dismissal, are available. The law considers an employer’s failure to take measures to protect employees from sexual harassment a breach of contract, and an affected employee is entitled to paid leave until the situation is rectified" (8).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:20 a.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
Variables: DV-PRACTICE-2

"The government funded organizations that provided shelter, counseling, psychosocial assistance and hotlines. Three specialized hotlines were available to assist men, women, and children who were victims of domestic abuse. The government provided financial assistance to domestic violence victims during the year" (7).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:20 a.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
Variables: AOM-LAW-1

"The minimum legal age of marriage is 18 for men and 16 for women, provided one of the partners is a resident of the country. Permission of at least one parent is required if one of the partners is under 16" (8).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:20 a.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
Variables: AOM-DATA-1

"Statistics regarding marriage rates for individuals younger than 18 were not available" (8).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:20 a.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
Variables: LRW-LAW-1, LRCM-LAW-2

"The law prohibits rape, including spousal rape, and the government enforced the law effectively" (7).
Nov. 30, 2017, 2:35 p.m.
Countries: Algeria, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Botswana, Brunei, Cameroon, Canada, Cuba, Fiji, Finland, Georgia, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Indonesia, Israel, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lesotho, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mauritania, Moldova, Mongolia, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Papua New Guinea, Russia, Senegal, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Swaziland, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Togo, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: LRW-LAW-1

According to AgeOfConsent's data, the legal age of consent is 16 (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Sept. 25, 2017, 8:22 a.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-6

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

0.0