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Feb. 14, 2019, 7:38 p.m.
Countries: New Zealand
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

According to calculations based off of data collected from the WHO mortality database, the femicie rate for 15-44 year olds in 2010 was 0.87 per 100,000 female (15-44 age) population. There were 8 incidents of femicide (15-44 year old victims) and female (15-44 aged) population was reported as 916,580 in that year.
Feb. 8, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: New Zealand
Variables: RISW-PRACTICE-1

"New Zealand replaced maternity leave with parental leave and increased it from 112 to 126 days" (p. 39).
Feb. 8, 2019, 2:58 p.m.
Countries: New Zealand
Variables: GIC-LAW-3

"New Zealand replaced maternity leave with parental leave and increased it from 112 to 126 days" (p. 39).
Feb. 8, 2019, 2:57 p.m.
Countries: New Zealand
Variables: GIC-LAW-1

"New Zealand replaced maternity leave with parental leave and increased it from 112 to 126 days" (p. 39).
Feb. 5, 2019, 6:41 p.m.
Countries: New Zealand
Variables: LBHO-DATA-1

"34.2% of seats in the lower/single house of New Zealand (41 out of 120 total seats) are held by women"
Feb. 5, 2019, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: New Zealand
Variables: GP-DATA-1

"37.0% of ministerial positions in New Zealand (10 out of 27 total positions) are held by women"
Jan. 31, 2019, 8:14 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Guyana, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Japan, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Mauritius, Moldova, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan
Variables: SUICIDE-SCALE-2

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Jan. 31, 2019, 6:56 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Ghana, Guatemala, Guyana, Hungary, Ireland, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Mauritius, Moldova, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Paraguay, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Trinidad/Tobago, Ukraine, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan
Variables: SUICIDE-SCALE-2

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Jan. 31, 2019, 3:46 p.m.
Countries: New Zealand
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-2

According to the World Health Organization, the total number of suicides for women ages 15-54 in 2004 was 87. Based on population numbers for this age group in this year from the US Census Bureau's International Database, this translates to a suicide rate of 7.72 per 100,000 for women ages 15-54 (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Jan. 31, 2019, 2:59 p.m.
Countries: New Zealand
Variables: SEGI-PRACTICE-1

"NZ's Justice minister has told the world New Zealand's justice system is broken and says the country is failing women. Andrew Little made the comments at the United Nationals Universal Periodic Review (UPR) before the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva on Monday night (New Zealand time)" (para 1-2). Collins spoke to the UPR about programmes targeted at reducing family violence and the legalisation of same-sex marriage" (para 6). Judith Collins was the Justice Minister for New Zealand in 2014. The UPR is the United Nations Universal Periodic Review (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Jan. 31, 2019, 2:33 p.m.
Countries: New Zealand
Variables: LRW-PRACTICE-1

"Sexual violence is almost exclusively a male on female crime. Over the same period, 98 per cent of sexual assault offenders were males, while 88 per cent of the victims were females" (para 13).
Jan. 31, 2019, 2:33 p.m.
Countries: New Zealand
Variables: DV-DATA-1

"According to the Family Violence Clearinghouse one in three Kiwi women report having experienced physical and/or sexual violence at the hands of their partner at some point in their lifetime. When psychological and emotional abuse is included, the figure increases to 55 per cent. A significant proportion of female victims of homicide were killed by their partner. In 2015 (the last year for which the Clearinghouse has published data), five of 23 (22 per cent) of female victims of homicide were killed by their partner. In 2009 and 2013 half of female homicide victims were killed by their partner. Some male homicide victims are killed by their partners, but not...more
Jan. 31, 2019, 2:33 p.m.
Countries: New Zealand
Variables: MURDER-DATA-1

"Women make up a majority of the victims of violent crime in New Zealand, while the majority of the offenders are men. Data from the police, for the 12 months to September 2018, shows that 54 per cent of the victims of 'acts intended to cause injury' (essentially assaults) were female, while 76 per cent of the offenders in these crimes were males. The worse the assault, the more likely the victim was to be a woman and the more likely the offender was to be a man" (para 2-4). "For serious assaults resulting injury almost two thirds of the victims (65 per cent) were female and more than 87...more
Jan. 31, 2019, 2:33 p.m.
Countries: New Zealand
Variables: MURDER-PRACTICE-1

"A significant proportion of female victims of homicide were killed by their partner. In 2015 (the last year for which the Clearinghouse has published data), five of 23 (22 per cent) of female victims of homicide were killed by their partner. In 2009 and 2013 half of female homicide victims were killed by their partner. Some male homicide victims are killed by their partners, but not at the same rate" (para 8-9).
Jan. 25, 2019, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belgium, Bhutan, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, Chile, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Libya, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malawi, Malta, Mauritius, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Palestine, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vietnam
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-4

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Jan. 25, 2019, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belgium, Bhutan, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Libya, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Mauritius, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Vietnam
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-2

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Jan. 25, 2019, 10:28 a.m.
Countries: Cambodia, New Zealand
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

According to calculations based on the WHO Homicide Estimates for 2015, the homicide rate for females aged 15-44 is 0.95 per 100,000 female population ages 15-44.
Jan. 21, 2019, 2:11 p.m.
Countries: New Zealand
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-2

According to the World Health Organization, the suicide rate in 2012 for women ages 15-54 in New Zealand was 9.39 per 100,000. This rate was calculated by adding the total number of suicides for women ages 15-54 and dividing by the total female population for that age group (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Jan. 16, 2019, 8:21 a.m.
Countries: New Zealand
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to Countryeconomy.com, the total suicide rate for women in New Zealand in 2013 was 6.5 per 100,000 total female population (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Dec. 20, 2018, 6:16 p.m.
Countries: Austria, New Zealand
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

According to the WHO violence and homocide statistics, the total femicide rate as of 2015 was 0.8 per 100,000 female population. For ages 15-44, the rate was calculated to be 0.39 per 100,000 female population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: New Zealand
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2014 was 0.60 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 8, 2018, 10:18 p.m.
Countries: Bahrain, Bolivia, Chile, East Timor, Ecuador, Jamaica, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lesotho, Maldives, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Oman, Philippines, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Suriname
Variables: LRW-SCALE-11

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Dec. 8, 2018, 9:45 p.m.
Countries: Bolivia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Fiji, Guyana, Iceland, Mauritania, Namibia, New Zealand, Nicaragua, South Korea, Swaziland, Sweden, United Kingdom, United States
Variables: LRW-SCALE-4

3.0
Nov. 13, 2018, 1:46 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guyana, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Mauritius, Moldova, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Korea, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Vietnam
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

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Oct. 31, 2018, 2:32 p.m.
Countries: Bahrain, New Zealand
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to 2018 data from the U.S. Census Bureau International base, the birth rate is 13.1 per 1000 population.
Oct. 29, 2018, 9:12 a.m.
Countries: New Zealand
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 12.7 per 1000 people.
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:38 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Barbados, Belize, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Fiji, Hungary, Iran, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Moldova, New Zealand, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, United States, Uruguay
Variables: MMR-SCALE-2

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Oct. 23, 2018, 2:36 p.m.
Countries: Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, New Zealand, South Korea
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

11.0
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:23 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Algeria, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burma/Myanmar, Burundi, Cambodia, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Indonesia, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Lesotho, Libya, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malawi, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro, Mozambique, Namibia, New Zealand, Nicaragua, North Korea, Norway, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, Senegal, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad/Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uganda, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

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Oct. 23, 2018, 2:21 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Maldives, Malta, Mexico, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Panama, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Venezuela
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

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