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Latest items for Sweden

July 2, 2020, 10:08 p.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: ISSA-DATA-2

According to the CIA World Factbook 2020 estimates, the male/female sex ratio at birth in Sweden is 1.06. The estimated male/female sex ratio for childhood (0-14) is 1.06.
June 21, 2020, 12:42 p.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: GP-DATA-2

The United Kingdom House of Lords' Select Committee on Sexual Violence in Conflict reports that 42 out of 275 military and police contributions from Sweden to the UN are women.
June 18, 2020, 9:41 p.m.
Countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Benin, Botswana, Burundi, Canada, Congo, Croatia, Cuba, Estonia, France, Gabon, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Malta, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, Serbia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Trinidad/Tobago, United Kingdom, United States, Zambia
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-3

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June 18, 2020, 1:04 p.m.
Countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Benin, Canada, Cape Verde, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Malta, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-2

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June 7, 2020, 5:22 p.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: PPWA-DATA-1

Prevalence of anemia in pregnant women is 21.76% [12.65-44.14]
June 7, 2020, 9:12 a.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: GEW-LAW-1

"Sweden’s IHL Manual considers that the fundamental guarantees for persons in the power of one party to the conflict as contained in Article 75 AP I and the general protection of women contained in 76(1) AP I are part of customary international law. It further specifies that “women shall be especially protected against any form of insulting treatment”."
June 2, 2020, 2:14 a.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: MMR-PRACTICE-1

"In most countries in the Commonwealth Fund report, mothers deliver their babies in the care of midwives in more relaxed environments. Sweden has one of the lowest C-section rates, around 17.3 percent of all births, and one of the lowest rates of maternal mortality" (para 8).
June 2, 2020, 2:14 a.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"Other countries have worked to reduce the risk of maternal mortality in recent decades, including Sweden, where the death rate is 4 per 100,000 births" (para 4).
May 29, 2020, 9:14 p.m.
Countries: Angola, Australia, Austria, Barbados, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Cape Verde, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, El Salvador, Fiji, Finland, France, Germany, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Malta, Namibia, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Romania, Serbia, Solomon Islands, Spain, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, United Kingdom, United States
Variables: DV-SCALE-5

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May 29, 2020, 9:14 p.m.
Countries: Angola, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Barbados, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Cape Verde, Chile, Costa Rica, Denmark, Dominican Republic, East Timor, El Salvador, Fiji, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritius, Moldova, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Solomon Islands, South Korea, Spain, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, United Kingdom, United States, Venezuela
Variables: DV-SCALE-4

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May 29, 2020, 9:13 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Angola, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burundi, Cambodia, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Rep, Chile, China, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, East Timor, El Salvador, Fiji, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Trinidad/Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: DV-SCALE-3

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May 29, 2020, 9:13 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Angola, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Canada, Cape Verde, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, El Salvador, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Germany, Guatemala, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, India, Italy, Kenya, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Maldives, Malta, Mexico, Montenegro, Mozambique, Namibia, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Spain, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, Uganda, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Venezuela
Variables: DV-SCALE-2

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May 27, 2020, 6:12 p.m.
Countries: Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Benin, Cameroon, Canada, Colombia, Cyprus, D R Congo, Ecuador, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Hungary, India, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Malawi, Malta, Mozambique, Netherlands, Niger, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Portugal, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Thailand, Togo, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

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May 27, 2020, 5:29 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Algeria, Argentina, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Bhutan, Bolivia, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burma/Myanmar, Burundi, Cambodia, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Korea, Norway, Palestine, Panama, Paraguay, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Senegal, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Zimbabwe
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

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May 25, 2020, 5:12 p.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: WAM-DATA-2

2018, age 16-74, 92.1% all, 90.7% male, 93.7% female
May 22, 2020, 10:58 a.m.
Countries: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Sweden, United Kingdom
Variables: INFIB-LAW-1

"The principle of extraterritorial jurisdiction, which makes FGM/C punishable even if committed by a citizen outside the borders of his country, is applicable in anti-FGM/C legislation in a number of European countries such as France, Italy, Denmark, the United Kingdom, Belgium, Austria, Sweden, the Netherlands and Germany" (40)
May 16, 2020, 9:37 a.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: GEW-DATA-1

Scholars Dara Kay Cohen and Ragnhild Nordas, in their Sexual Violence and Armed Conflict Database, state that there was no conflict in Sweden during the period 1989-2009.
May 15, 2020, 9:51 a.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: ACR-LAW-1

In Sweden, "surrogacy is prohibited."
April 27, 2020, 10:50 a.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Sweden in 2014 is 1.258, standard deviation is 0.283, 2.5th percentile is 0.727, and 97.5th percentile is 1.837.
April 27, 2020, 10:40 a.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Sweden in 2013 is 1.671, standard deviation is 0.363, 2.5th percentile is 0.962, and 97.5th percentile is 2.367.
April 27, 2020, 9:41 a.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Sweden in 2012 is 1.740, standard deviation is 0.351, 2.5th percentile is 1.068, and 97.5th percentile is 2.430.
April 27, 2020, 9:35 a.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Sweden in 2011 is 1.780, standard deviation is 0.370, 2.5th percentile is 1.044, and 97.5th percentile is 2.496.
April 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Sweden in 2010 is 1.743, standard deviation is 0.339, 2.5th percentile is 1.085, and 97.5th percentile is 2.416.
April 27, 2020, 9:26 a.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Sweden in 2009 is 1.783, standard deviation is 0.373, 2.5th percentile is 1.056, and 97.5th percentile is 2.534.
April 27, 2020, 9:23 a.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Sweden in 2008 is 1.742, standard deviation is 0.376, 2.5th percentile is 1.009, and 97.5th percentile is 2.483.
April 27, 2020, 9:19 a.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Sweden in 2007 is 1.734, standard deviation is 0.371, 2.5th percentile is 1.000, and 97.5th percentile is 2.456.
April 27, 2020, 9:16 a.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Sweden in 2006 is 1.734, standard deviation is 0.383, 2.5th percentile is 0.991, and 97.5th percentile is 2.488.
April 25, 2020, 7:14 a.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: MAAO-DATA-1

"Mean age of menarche in Sweden is 12.79 years"
April 23, 2020, 10:29 a.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Sweden in 2005 is 1.741, standard deviation is 0.381, 2.5th percentile is 0.977, and 97.5th percentile is 2.494.
April 23, 2020, 10:24 a.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: HILLKARIM-SCALE-3

Legal rights mean for Sweden in 2004 is 1.736, standard deviation is 0.374, 2.5th percentile is 1.002, and 97.5th percentile is 2.472.