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Latest items for Mongolia

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

According to the WHO 2018 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 26.7 based on data from 2007-2016.
Oct. 9, 2018, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 17.9 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 9.7 per 1000 live births (data is from 2016).
Oct. 9, 2018, 6:27 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: LRW-DATA-1

The reported rape rate per 100,000 in 2015 was 9.43. This rate reflects the number of police recorded offenses (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 13.0 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
Countries: Albania, Barbados, Brazil, Estonia, Germany, Hungary, Iran, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Mongolia, Montenegro, Norway, Portugal, Sri Lanka, Thailand, United States
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, 99 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (latest data available from 2007-2017).
Oct. 5, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 69.8 years, with the average life expectancy being 65.7 years for men and 74.2 years for women (data taken from global health estimates 2000-2016).
Sept. 26, 2018, 3:01 p.m.
Countries: Australia, Austria, Barbados, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Estonia, Fiji, Germany, Hungary, Jamaica, Kuwait, Malaysia, Mongolia, Montenegro, Norway, Oman, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Sri Lanka, United States
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, 99 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2005-2016).
Sept. 25, 2018, 8:33 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 22.4 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 11.1 per 1000 live births (data is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Brazil, Mongolia
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 44 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 9:40 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 68.8 years, with the average life expectancy being 64.7 years for men and 73.2 years for women.
Sept. 19, 2018, 5:27 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
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 68.3 (latest available data for 2005-2015).
Sept. 19, 2018, 7:35 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 9.3 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:21 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia, South Korea
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 28.3 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:20 p.m.
Countries: Moldova, Mongolia
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2017 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 26.7 based on data from 2005-2014.
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: LRW-DATA-1

"The Judicial General Council reported that during the first half of the year, 98 rape cases were registered at court; 10 involved victims under age 16. In the same period, 109 persons were convicted of rape" (16).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: DTCP-PRACTICE-1

"Men and women were held in separate facilities under similar conditions...There was a single prison for women" (3).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: DV-LAW-1

"There is no specific criminal law provision on domestic violence, although prosecutors may pursue criminal charges under other provisions of the criminal code (such as assault, battery, infliction of injury, disorderly conduct, and hooliganism)...The law requires police who receive reports of domestic violence to accept and file complaints, visit the site of incidents, interrogate offenders and witnesses, enforce administrative penalties, and take victims to a refuge" (17).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: LBHO-LAW-1

"There are no legal impediments to the participation of women or minorities in government and politics" (12).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: DV-LAW-2

"[The law] also provides for sanctions against offenders, including expulsion from the home, prohibitions on the use of joint property, prohibitions on meeting victims and on access to minors, and compulsory training aimed at behavior modification...Alleged perpetrators of domestic violence were sometimes detained on administrative rather than criminal charges. Those detained under administrative charges were typically fined MNT 15,000 ($7.51) and released after a maximum detention of 72 hours. The determination of whether to charge alleged perpetrators with administrative or criminal offenses depended on the severity of physical injury inflicted on the victim" (17).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: LBHO-LAW-2

"This increase was due in part to a 2011 law that mandates a 20-percent quota for female candidates proposed by each political party or coalition" (12). "The law sets mandatory quotas for the inclusion of women within the government and political parties" (18).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: ERBG-DATA-1

"The National Statistics Office reported in August that the average monthly salary for women was roughly 88 percent of that of men" (28).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: PRN-LAW-1

"The law prohibits the production, sale, or display of all pornography and carries a penalty of up to three months in prison" (20).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: TRAFF-PRACTICE-1

"Although against the law, the commercial sexual exploitation of children less than 18 years old was a problem. According to NGOs, there were instances in which teenage girls were kidnapped, coerced, or deceived and forced to work in prostitution. Sex tourism from South Korea and Japan reportedly remained a problem" (20).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: CONST-LAW-1

"The law states that no person shall be discriminated against on the basis of ethnic origin, language, race, age, sex, social origin, or status and that men and women shall be equal politically, economically, socially, culturally, and within the family" (16).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-3

"The NHRC found that men were more likely than women to be promoted or to be given professional development opportunities" (28).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: SEGI-PRACTICE-1

"Women and women’s organizations were vocal in local and national politics and actively sought greater female representation in government policymaking" (12). "Vigorous campaigning by NGOs and government entities was credited with bringing domestic violence into the public discourse and elevating government efforts to combat it. The NCAV also reported an increase in the number of police officers requesting information and a drop in complaints that police had refused to respond to domestic violence calls; The NCAV attributed these developments to growing government and public awareness of domestic violence problems" (16-17).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-1

"The mandatory retirement age is 60 for both men and women" (18). "Discrimination in employment and occupation occurred with respect to sex, disability, sexual orientation or gender identity, and HIV-positive status" (28). "Pregnant women and nursing mothers are prohibited by law from working overtime" (30).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"A local NGO that supports teenage mothers reported that social stigma and poor knowledge of reproductive health impeded young women’s access to prenatal care. Additionally, although reproductive health information was widely available, it was rarely produced in a format accessible to persons with disabilities. According to the Mongolian National Federation of Wheelchair Users, it was virtually impossible for women in wheelchairs to go to the hospital for prenatal checks, both because of a lack of physical access and negative attitudes" (18). "Additionally, the Joint United Nations Program on HIV and AIDS reported that all women with HIV/AIDS must deliver children at the National Center for Communicable Diseases in Ulaanbaatar. The...more
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: ERBG-LAW-1

"The law prohibits women from working in occupations that require heavy labor or exposure to chemicals that could affect infant and maternal health, and the government effectively enforced these provisions" (18).