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Oct. 10, 2018, 9:53 a.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2018 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 3.2 based on data from 2007-2016.
Oct. 9, 2018, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 3.8 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 2.5 per 1000 live births (data is from 2016).
Oct. 9, 2018, 6:35 a.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: LRW-DATA-1

The reported rape rate per 100,000 in 2015 was 7.06. This rate reflects the number of police recorded offenses (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 12.6 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 5, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 81.6 years, with the average life expectancy being 80.0 years for men and 83.2 years for women (data taken from global health estimates 2000-2016).
Oct. 2, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: RCDW-PRACTICE-1

"The Dutch parliament’s Upper House has approved a partial ban on face coverings in some public areas, a spokesman said, making the Netherlands the latest European nation to pass a law that directly affects the lives of Muslim women" (para 1). "Supporters of such bans say they are necessary to protect public safety, defend Western values or encourage migrants to assimilate into their new societies" (para 3). "But rights groups say they discriminate against Muslim women, some of whom view garments like niqabs, which cover a woman’s face but for a narrow slit left for the eyes, and burqas, which cover the entire face, as a religious obligation" (para 4)."The...more
Oct. 2, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: RCDW-LAW-1

"The Dutch parliament’s Upper House has approved a partial ban on face coverings in some public areas, a spokesman said, making the Netherlands the latest European nation to pass a law that directly affects the lives of Muslim women" (para 1). "The law, which was passed by the Upper House by a 43 to 32 vote, according to the body’s press officer, Gert Riphagen, on Wednesday, prohibits wearing face coverings at schools, government offices and hospitals. The rules about facial coverings also apply to people covering their faces with ski masks and full face helmets, he said, but they do not apply to the street" (para 6).
Oct. 2, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: RCDW-PRACTICE-2

"But rights groups say they discriminate against Muslim women, some of whom view garments like niqabs, which cover a woman’s face but for a narrow slit left for the eyes, and burqas, which cover the entire face, as a religious obligation" (para 4).
Sept. 25, 2018, 8:33 a.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 3.8 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 2.4 per 1000 live births (data is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Belgium, Canada, Cyprus, Montenegro, Netherlands
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 7 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 9:40 a.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 81.9 years, with the average life expectancy being 80.0 years for men and 83.6 years for women.
Sept. 19, 2018, 7:35 a.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 10 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:21 p.m.
Countries: Cambodia, Cameroon, Netherlands
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 11.9 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:20 p.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2017 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 4.5 based on data from 2005-2014.
April 10, 2018, 11:10 p.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: ATC-DATA-6

According to the Institute of Inclusive Security, The Netherlands launched their national action plan in 2016 and it expires in 2019 (MB-Coder Comment)
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).
Nov. 22, 2017, 11:52 a.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: SEGI-PRACTICE-2

"In November 2016, Dutch MPs backed a ban on the Islamic full veil in public places such as schools and hospitals, and on public transport. The niqab and the burka full-face veils were included in the ban along with face coverings such as ski-masks and helmets. In order for the ban to become law, the Dutch Senate must approve the bill. Prime Minister Mark Rutte's ruling Liberal-Labour coalition described the bill, which will see offenders fined up to 410 euros (£350, $435), as 'religious-neutral'. The proposed ban reflected the influence of the anti-Islamist Geert Wilders, whose Freedom party was at that time the third largest in parliament and the minority...more
Nov. 22, 2017, 11:51 a.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: SEGI-PRACTICE-1

"In November 2016, Dutch MPs backed a ban on the Islamic full veil in public places such as schools and hospitals, and on public transport. The niqab and the burka full-face veils were included in the ban along with face coverings such as ski-masks and helmets. In order for the ban to become law, the Dutch Senate must approve the bill. Prime Minister Mark Rutte's ruling Liberal-Labour coalition described the bill, which will see offenders fined up to 410 euros (£350, $435), as 'religious-neutral'. The proposed ban reflected the influence of the anti-Islamist Geert Wilders, whose Freedom party was at that time the third largest in parliament and the minority...more
Nov. 22, 2017, 11:51 a.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: RCDW-PRACTICE-1

"In November 2016, Dutch MPs backed a ban on the Islamic full veil in public places such as schools and hospitals, and on public transport. The niqab and the burka full-face veils were included in the ban along with face coverings such as ski-masks and helmets. In order for the ban to become law, the Dutch Senate must approve the bill. Prime Minister Mark Rutte's ruling Liberal-Labour coalition described the bill, which will see offenders fined up to 410 euros (£350, $435), as 'religious-neutral'. The proposed ban reflected the influence of the anti-Islamist Geert Wilders, whose Freedom party was at that time the third largest in parliament and the minority...more
Nov. 22, 2017, 11:51 a.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: RCDW-LAW-1

"In November 2016, Dutch MPs backed a ban on the Islamic full veil in public places such as schools and hospitals, and on public transport. The niqab and the burka full-face veils were included in the ban along with face coverings such as ski-masks and helmets. In order for the ban to become law, the Dutch Senate must approve the bill. Prime Minister Mark Rutte's ruling Liberal-Labour coalition described the bill, which will see offenders fined up to 410 euros (£350, $435), as 'religious-neutral'. The proposed ban reflected the influence of the anti-Islamist Geert Wilders, whose Freedom party was at that time the third largest in parliament and the minority...more
Oct. 6, 2017, 8:26 a.m.
Countries: Belgium, Bulgaria, France, Germany, Netherlands
Variables: RCDW-LAW-2

"France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Bulgaria and the German state of Bavaria have all imposed some restrictions on the wearing of full-face veils in public places" (para 4).
Sept. 25, 2017, 8:22 a.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-6

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Sept. 15, 2017, 7:06 p.m.
Countries: Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland
Variables: IRP-LAW-1

"Other countries such as Germany, Switzerland and the Netherlands, where brothels are legal, are interested in the French experience"(para 13)
Sept. 1, 2017, 10:26 a.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: LO-SCALE-1

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

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

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

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

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

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

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