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Latest items for Solomon Islands

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

According to the WHO violence and homocide statistics, the total femicide rate as of 2015 was 2.0 per 100,000 female population. For ages 15-44, the rate was calculated to be 1.74 per 100,000 female 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

10.0
Dec. 8, 2018, 9:45 p.m.
Countries: Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Brazil, Burundi, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Denmark, East Timor, Estonia, Finland, France, Ireland, Israel, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mexico, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tanzania, Trinidad/Tobago, Zimbabwe
Variables: LRW-SCALE-4

2.0
Nov. 13, 2018, 1:46 p.m.
Countries: Comoros, Cote D'Ivoire, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guatemala, Iraq, Madagascar, Mauritania, Namibia, Palestine, Rwanda, Solomon Islands, Swaziland, Yemen
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

2.0
Oct. 31, 2018, 2:32 p.m.
Countries: Solomon Islands
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to 2018 data from the U.S. Census Bureau International base, the birth rate is 24.5 per 1000 population.
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:38 p.m.
Countries: Algeria, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Burma/Myanmar, Cambodia, Djibouti, East Timor, Gabon, Guyana, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Laos, Morocco, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Philippines, Rwanda, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Suriname, Zambia
Variables: MMR-SCALE-2

3.0
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:36 p.m.
Countries: Philippines, Solomon Islands
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

114.0
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:23 p.m.
Countries: Belarus, El Salvador, Estonia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Mongolia, Russia, Solomon Islands, Syria, Ukraine, Venezuela, Vietnam
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

0.0
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:21 p.m.
Countries: Bhutan, Botswana, Burma/Myanmar, Comoros, Congo, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guyana, Haiti, India, Kenya, Laos, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritania, Mozambique, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Senegal, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Sudan, Syria, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

2.0
Oct. 10, 2018, 12:58 p.m.
Countries: Solomon Islands
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 38.0 (latest available data for 2007-2017).
Oct. 10, 2018, 9:53 a.m.
Countries: Solomon Islands
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2018 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 42.0 based on data from 2007-2016.
Oct. 9, 2018, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Solomon Islands
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 25.8 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 10.4 per 1000 live births (data is from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Angola, Belize, Solomon Islands, Somalia
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 4.7 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
Countries: Guyana, India, Solomon Islands
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, 86 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (latest data available from 2007-2017).
Oct. 5, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Solomon Islands
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 71.1 years, with the average life expectancy being 69.7 years for men and 72.7 years for women (data taken from global health estimates 2000-2016).
Sept. 26, 2018, 3:01 p.m.
Countries: Guyana, Solomon Islands
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, 86 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2005-2016).
Sept. 26, 2018, 2:04 p.m.
Countries: Solomon Islands
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, 86 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2006-2009).
Sept. 25, 2018, 8:33 a.m.
Countries: Solomon Islands
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 28.1 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 12.2 per 1000 live births (data is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Philippines, Solomon Islands
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 114 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 9:40 a.m.
Countries: Solomon Islands
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 69.2 years, with the average life expectancy being 67.9 years for men and 70.8 years for women.
Sept. 19, 2018, 5:27 p.m.
Countries: Solomon Islands
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 60 (latest available data for 2005-2009).
Sept. 19, 2018, 7:35 a.m.
Countries: Solomon Islands
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 6.3 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:21 p.m.
Countries: Italy, Solomon Islands
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 7.9 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:20 p.m.
Countries: Solomon Islands
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2017 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 62 based on data from 2005-2014.
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:28 a.m.
Countries: Solomon Islands
Variables: DV-PRACTICE-2

"NGOs conducted awareness campaigns on family violence during the year. The Family Support Center and a church-run facility for abused women provided counseling and other support services for women. The Family Support Center did not have an in-house lawyer and depended heavily on the Public Solicitor’s Office for legal assistance for its clients" (10).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:28 a.m.
Countries: Solomon Islands
Variables: CONST-LAW-1

"Despite constitutional and legal protections, women remained the victims of discrimination in the male-dominated society" (9).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:28 a.m.
Countries: Solomon Islands
Variables: GP-DATA-3

"The Women’s Development Division within the Ministry of Women, Youth, and Children’s Affairs also addressed women’s issues" (11).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:28 a.m.
Countries: Solomon Islands
Variables: EWCMS-LAW-4

"A commissioner (normally an expatriate), who reports to the minister of police, heads the RSIP [Royal Solomon Island Polices] force of 1,200 members, including 240 women" (2). "As part of the police curriculum, officers received specialized training on how to work with rape victims. Police have a Sexual Assault Unit, staffed mostly by female officers, to combat the problem" (9).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:28 a.m.
Countries: Solomon Islands
Variables: LRW-LAW-2

"The maximum penalty for rape is life imprisonment" (9). "The maximum penalty for sexual relations with a girl under age 13 is life imprisonment, and for sexual relations with a girl above age 12 but under age 15, the penalty is five years’ imprisonment. Consent is not a permissible defense under either of these provisions; however, in the latter case, reasonable belief that the victim was 15 or older is a permissible defense" (12).
Sept. 4, 2018, 10:28 a.m.
Countries: Solomon Islands
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1, LO-LAW-1

"While the law accords women equal legal rights, including the right to own property, most women were limited to customary family roles that prevented them from taking more active responsibility in economic and political life" (11).