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

According to the WHO violence and homocide statistics, the total femicide rate as of 2015 was 5.1 per 100,000 female population. For ages 15-44, the rate was calculated to be 2.22 per 100,000 female population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Niger
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2012 was 1.96 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 8, 2018, 10:18 p.m.
Countries: Burma/Myanmar, Cameroon, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Haiti, Kenya, Niger, Nigeria, Somalia, Syria, Yemen
Variables: LRW-SCALE-11

13.0
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: Angola, Burundi, Chad, Malawi, Mali, Niger, Uganda, Zambia
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

4.0
Oct. 31, 2018, 2:32 p.m.
Countries: Niger
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to 2018 data from the U.S. Census Bureau International base, the birth rate is 43.6 per 1000 population.
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: Niger
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

553.0
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: Afghanistan, Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Chad, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Lesotho, Mali, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Swaziland
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

3.0
Oct. 12, 2018, 8:42 p.m.
Countries: Niger
Variables: LRW-DATA-1

"According to the prime minister, surveys in 2010 on gender-based violence showed that at some point in their lives 43.2 percent of women nationwide had experienced physical violence, and 28.3 percent experienced sexual violence" (16). This lifetime rape rate can be converted to a yearly estimated rape rate of over 273.49 per 100,000 total population. This conversion was made with a formula commonly used in epidemiology to convert a cumulative rate into a rate for a specific time (in our case 1 year). It is important to note that this estimate excludes any male rape victims (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Oct. 10, 2018, 12:58 p.m.
Countries: Niger
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 45.4 (latest available data for 2007-2017).
Oct. 10, 2018, 9:53 a.m.
Countries: Guinea, Niger
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2018 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 146.0 based on data from 2007-2016.
Oct. 9, 2018, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Niger
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 91.3 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 25.7 per 1000 live births (data is from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Brunei, Niger
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 4.6 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
Countries: Central African Rep, Laos, Niger, Papua New Guinea
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, 40 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (latest data available from 2007-2017).
Oct. 5, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Niger
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 59.8 years, with the average life expectancy being 59.0 years for men and 60.8 years for women (data taken from global health estimates 2000-2016).
Sept. 26, 2018, 3:01 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep, Laos, Niger
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, 40 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2005-2016).
Sept. 26, 2018, 2:04 p.m.
Countries: Niger
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, 29 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2006-2014).
Sept. 25, 2018, 8:33 a.m.
Countries: Niger
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 95.5 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 26.8 per 1000 live births (data is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Niger
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 553 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 9:40 a.m.
Countries: Niger
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 61.8 years, with the average life expectancy being 60.9 years for men and 62.8 years for women.
Sept. 19, 2018, 5:27 p.m.
Countries: Mauritius, Niger
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 40.8 (latest available data for 2005-2015).
Sept. 19, 2018, 7:35 a.m.
Countries: Algeria, Mauritania, Niger
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 1.8 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:21 p.m.
Countries: Niger
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 4.1 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:20 p.m.
Countries: Niger
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2017 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 206 based on data from 2005-2014.
May 31, 2018, 4:25 p.m.
Countries: Niger
Variables: MARR-PRACTICE-5

"Bride price practices across Africa: . . . Niger: There is an official maximum rate for a bride price of 50,000 CFA francs ($83, £54) but many pay much more than this" (para 14).
May 31, 2018, 3:27 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep, Chad, Niger
Variables: MARR-PRACTICE-1, AOM-PRACTICE-1

"This is crucial work since in sub-Saharan Africa, 40% of women are married as children, according to UNICEF. These girls are married off before they are physically or emotionally mature enough to become wives or mothers. Child marriage is an issue which affects girls in almost every country on the continent to a greater or lesser extent -- ten of the fifteen countries worldwide with the highest rates of child marriage are in Africa. In Niger, for example, as many as 76% of girls are married before they reach the age of 18; in Chad and the Central African Republic, it is 68%" (para 4).more
March 29, 2018, 10:36 p.m.
Countries: Niger
Variables: PW-DATA-1

According to a 2012 DHS survey of Niger, the percentage of women who were married or in a union and whose husband had no additional wives was 63.7%. The percentage of women who were married or in a union and whose husband had one additional wife was 30.4%. The percentage of women who were married or in a union and whose husband had two or more additional wives was 5.7%. The percentage of men who were married and had two or more wives was 23.5%. The percentage of married or in union men aged 15-49 who had two or more wives was 20.1%. According to a 2006 DHS survey, the...more
March 9, 2018, 8:51 a.m.
Countries: Bangladesh, Djibouti, India, Niger, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Uganda, Vietnam
Variables: LDS-PRACTICE-1, LDS-LAW-1

“Saudi Arabia has signed a number of bilateral agreements with the countries of origin of female domestic workers. The agreements serve the interests of all parties and prevent the exploitation and violation of the rights of female domestic workers. They have been concluded with India, Niger, Uganda, Djibouti, the Philippines, Bangladesh, Vietnam and Sri Lanka” (32).