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Latest items for Suriname

Oct. 10, 2018, 12:58 p.m.
Countries: Suriname, Tunisia
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 73.2 (latest available data for 2007-2017).
Oct. 10, 2018, 9:53 a.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2018 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 57.7 based on data from 2007-2016.
Oct. 9, 2018, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 20.0 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 10.6 per 1000 live births (data is from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 22.8 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
Countries: Burkina Faso, D R Congo, Suriname
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, 80 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (latest data available from 2007-2017).
Oct. 5, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 71.8 years, with the average life expectancy being 68.7 years for men and 75.1 years for women (data taken from global health estimates 2000-2016).
Sept. 26, 2018, 3:01 p.m.
Countries: Malawi, Peru, Suriname, Tajikistan
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, 90 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2005-2016).
Sept. 26, 2018, 2:04 p.m.
Countries: Peru, Suriname
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, 90 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2006-2014).
Sept. 25, 2018, 8:33 a.m.
Countries: Kyrgyzstan, Suriname
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 21.3 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 11.5 per 1000 live births (data is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 155 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 9:40 a.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 71.6 years, with the average life expectancy being 68.6 years for men and 74.7 years for women.
Sept. 19, 2018, 5:27 p.m.
Countries: Suriname, Tunisia
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 73.2 (latest available data for 2005-2015).
Sept. 19, 2018, 7:35 a.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 28.3 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:21 p.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 26.6 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:20 p.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2017 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 65.3 based on data from 2005-2014.
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).
Sept. 25, 2017, 8:22 a.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-6

6.0
Sept. 1, 2017, 10:26 a.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: LO-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 30, 2017, 4:54 p.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

"Although the law does not specifically prohibit gender discrimination, it provides for protection of women’s rights to equal access to education, employment, and property. Nevertheless, societal pressures and customs, especially in rural areas, inhibited their full exercise of these rights, particularly with respect to marriage and inheritance"
Aug. 30, 2017, 4:52 p.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

"The National Women's Movement, the most active women's rights NGO, continued assisting women in launching small home-based businesses, such as sewing and vegetable growing, and provided general legal help. The Women's Business Group advocated for business opportunities for women"
Aug. 30, 2017, 4:45 p.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

"The Committee is concerned about the situation of rural women, in particular the indigenous Amerindians and the Maroons, in the coastal plain and in the interior of Suriname, who are disadvantaged by poor infrastructure, limited markets, obstacles in availability and accessibility of agricultural land and agricultural credit" (65)
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-4

6.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: MARR-SCALE-3

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

4.0