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Dec. 13, 2018, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Spain
Variables: SEGI-PRACTICE-1

"The case, has attracted widespread international attention in light of the global #MeToo movement that has catapulted sexual abuse and mistreatment of women into the spotlight, occurred during the annual San Fermin bull-running festival in the Navarran capital Pamplona" (para 8). "'(The ruling) is an embarrassment that shows that male chauvinism is well established in the courts and we must take measures, measures that must educate judges because woman can't continue to live in fear,' the leader of the far-left Podemos party, Pablo Iglesias, said in an interview with state broadcaster TVE on Wednesday" (para 10). "The original ruling was met by a wave of protests in Pamplona and other...more
Dec. 13, 2018, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Spain
Variables: LRW-LAW-2

"The state prosecutor had originally asked for sentences of more than 20 years each for rape, which in Spain requires a plaintiff to present evidence of specific violence, such as being threatened with a knife or dealt physical blows. But due to a technicality under Spanish law - which demands specific physical evidence to be present - the men could not be convicted of rape, even though the court ruling agreed that the five had assaulted the woman in the doorway of a residential building and recorded it on their mobile phones" (para 4-5).
Dec. 13, 2018, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Spain
Variables: LRW-PRACTICE-1

"A Spanish court on Wednesday upheld a controversial ruling that cleared five men of gang-raping an 18-year-old woman during Pamplona's famous San Fermin bull-running festival back in 2016" (para 1). "The state prosecutor had originally asked for sentences of more than 20 years each for rape, which in Spain requires a plaintiff to present evidence of specific violence, such as being threatened with a knife or dealt physical blows. But due to a technicality under Spanish law - which demands specific physical evidence to be present - the men could not be convicted of rape, even though the court ruling agreed that the five had assaulted the woman in the...more
Dec. 12, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
Countries: Spain
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

According to the WHO violence and homocide statistics, the total femicide rate as of 2015 was 0.6 per 100,000 female population. For ages 15-44, the rate was calculated to be 0.22 per 100,000 female population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Spain
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2016 was 0.48 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 8, 2018, 10:18 p.m.
Countries: Austria, Spain
Variables: LRW-SCALE-11

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Dec. 8, 2018, 9:45 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Austria, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belarus, Bhutan, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burma/Myanmar, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, China, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Ethiopia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, India, Iraq, Italy, Jordan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Macedonia, Madagascar, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Netherlands, Oman, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Somalia, Spain, Sudan, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, Uruguay, Venezuela, Zambia
Variables: LRW-SCALE-4

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Nov. 30, 2018, 7:29 p.m.
Countries: Italy, Spain
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

According to Box 1, in 2016 the total female homicide rate was 0.5 per 100,000 female population.
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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Nov. 8, 2018, 6:46 a.m.
Countries: Spain
Variables: NGOFW-DATA-1

Women’s Link Worldwide is a NGO who study "SYSTEMIC RAPES, PUBLIC HUMILIATION, CHILDREN STEALING, & INDUCED ABORTIONS ARE EXAMPLES OF THE ATROCITIES WOMEN SUFFERED DURING FRANCO’S DICTATORSHIP IN SPAIN" (para. 1). It shows the lack of information about historical wins of rights for women (JSM - coder comment).
Nov. 8, 2018, 6:46 a.m.
Countries: Spain
Variables: ADDL-DATA-1

Women’s Link Worldwide is a NGO who study "SYSTEMIC RAPES, PUBLIC HUMILIATION, CHILDREN STEALING, & INDUCED ABORTIONS ARE EXAMPLES OF THE ATROCITIES WOMEN SUFFERED DURING FRANCO’S DICTATORSHIP IN SPAIN" (para. 1). It shows the lack of information about historical wins of rights for women. The lack of knowing our own History can hinder the right of building historical representation and identity and the battles won by women movement fights. In other words, can make a backward motion. (JSM - coder comment).
Oct. 31, 2018, 2:32 p.m.
Countries: Spain
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to 2018 data from the U.S. Census Bureau International base, the birth rate is 9.0 per 1000 population.
Oct. 29, 2018, 9:12 a.m.
Countries: Spain
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 8.8 per 1000 people.
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:38 p.m.
Countries: Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
Variables: MMR-SCALE-2

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Oct. 23, 2018, 2:36 p.m.
Countries: Israel, Japan, Norway, Spain, Switzerland
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

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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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Oct. 10, 2018, 7:21 p.m.
Countries: Spain
Variables: LRW-DATA-1

The reported rape rate per 100,000 in 2015 was 2.66. This rate reflects the number of police recorded offenses (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Oct. 10, 2018, 9:53 a.m.
Countries: Spain
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2018 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 7.7 based on data from 2007-2016.
Oct. 9, 2018, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Italy, Spain
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 3.3 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 2.0 per 1000 live births (data is from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Namibia, Spain
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 8.7 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 5, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Spain
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 83.1 years, with the average life expectancy being 80.3 years for men and 85.7 years for women (data taken from global health estimates 2000-2016).
Sept. 26, 2018, 3:03 p.m.
Countries: Spain
Variables: MARR-LAW-2

"After Spain became the first overwhelmingly Catholic nation to legalize same-sex marriage, in 2005" (para. 12).
Sept. 25, 2018, 8:33 a.m.
Countries: Spain
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 4.1 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 2.8 per 1000 live births (data is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Israel, Japan, Norway, Spain, Switzerland
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 5 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 9:40 a.m.
Countries: Spain
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 82.8 years, with the average life expectancy being 80.1 years for men and 85.5 years for women.
Sept. 19, 2018, 7:35 a.m.
Countries: Gabon, Spain, United Kingdom
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 7 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:21 p.m.
Countries: Fiji, Rwanda, Spain, United Kingdom
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 8.5 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:20 p.m.
Countries: Spain
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2017 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 8.4 based on data from 2005-2014.
Sept. 10, 2018, 5:07 a.m.
Countries: Spain
Variables: MURDER-PRACTICE-2

"The UN Human Rights Committee report warned that mostly unreported genderbased violence continued to be a problem in view of the high level of violence suffered by immigrant women from North Africa" (11).