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April 4, 2019, 3:08 p.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: LBHO-PRACTICE-2

Regarding the question 'It is unattractive for women to express strong opinions in public' 39% agreed and 57% disagreed. Disaggregated by gender, 41% of men and 38% of women agreed and 55% of men and 59% of women disagreed (13).
April 4, 2019, 3:08 p.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: MULV-PRACTICE-1

Regarding the question 'A woman's place is in the home', 19% of the total sample agreed and 78% disagreed. Disaggregated by gender, 22% of men and 17% of women agreed; 74% of men and 81% of women disagreed (13). Regarding the question 'Men should spend more time doing house work', 78% of the total sample agreed and 19% disagreed. Disaggregated by gender, 70% of men and 85% of women agreed; 25% of men and 13% of women disagreed (15).
April 4, 2019, 3:08 p.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-1

Regarding the question 'It is likely to cause problems if a woman earns more money than her husband' 42% agreed and 54% disagreed. Disaggregated by gender, 39% of men and 44% of women agreed and 56% of men and 52% of women disagreed (13).Regarding the question 'Women and men should generally get equal pay', 85% of the total sample agreed and 11% disagreed. Disaggregated by gender, 84% of men and 88% of women agreed; 13% of men and 11% of women disagreed (14).
April 4, 2019, 3:08 p.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: AFE-PRACTICE-2

Regarding the question It's good for women to make a career of their own' 92% agreed and 6% disagreed. Disaggregated by gender, 88% of men and 95% of women agreed and 9% of men and 3% of women disagreed (14). Regarding the question 'Which more intelligent': a total of 5% (8% of men and 3% of women) agreed that men are more intelligent than women, 83% agreed that both women and men are equally intelligent (81% of men and 86% of women), 5% agreed that women are more intelligent than men (3% of men and 7% of women) and 6% did not know (8% of men and 4% of women)...more
April 4, 2019, 3:08 p.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-3

Regarding the question 'Who as a boss': a total of 20% (24% of men and 17% of women) agreed that they would rather a man, 6% agreed that they would rather a woman (6% of men and 6% of women), 72% agreed that they had no preference (69% of men and 76% of women) and 2% did not know (2% of men and 2% of women) (16).
April 4, 2019, 3:08 p.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: SEGI-PRACTICE-1

Regarding the question 'In the world as a whole, women are an oppressed group', 51% of the total sample agreed and 44% disagreed. Disaggregated by gender, 49% of men and 53% of women agreed; 44% of men and 44% of women disagreed (14). Regarding the question 'Women and men are equal', 89% of the total sample agreed and 10% disagreed. Disaggregated by gender, 88% of men and 91% of women agreed; 11% of men and 9% of women disagreed (15).
April 4, 2019, 3:08 p.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: ATFPA-PRACTICE-1

Regarding the question 'A wife's first role is to look after her husband', 61% of the total sample agreed and 36% disagreed. Disaggregated by gender, 62% of men anf 60% of women agreed; 35% of men and 38% of women disagreed (5).
April 4, 2019, 3:08 p.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-2

Regarding the question 'Creating more opportunity for women should be one of the world’s top concerns', 51% of the total sample agreed and 44% disagreed. Disaggregated by gender, 49% of men and 53% of women agreed; 44% of men and 44% of women disagreed (14).
April 4, 2019, 7:45 a.m.
Countries: Cape Verde, Chile, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Macedonia, Panama, Thailand, Uruguay
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-3

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April 4, 2019, 7:40 a.m.
Countries: Chile, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Finland, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Macedonia, Mauritius, Nicaragua, Philippines, Thailand, Uruguay
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-2

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April 4, 2019, 7:27 a.m.
Countries: Argentina, Armenia, Brunei, Chile, China, Comoros, Congo, Costa Rica, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Georgia, Kuwait, Latvia, Libya, Maldives, Malta, Moldova, Morocco, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Syria, Tajikistan, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Vietnam
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-3

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March 26, 2019, 5:14 p.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: SEGI-PRACTICE-1

Thailand's net responses to the Global Gender equality attitude by YouGov with an average score of 39, for men the score is 34 and for women is 4. Higher scores show progressive attitudes to gender equality (para 6). "Saudi Arabia has considerably more wealth than many countries with similarly conservative outlooks, while relative to their low levels of GDP per person, China, Thailand and Lebanon are highly progressive" (para 10).
March 21, 2019, 1:45 p.m.
Countries: Algeria, Armenia, Bangladesh, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Central African Rep, Chad, China, Cyprus, Czech Republic, D R Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Fiji, Gabon, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, India, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Liberia, Libya, Macedonia, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mongolia, Morocco, Niger, Nigeria, Paraguay, Russia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Somalia, South Korea, Syria, Tajikistan, Thailand, Ukraine, Uzbekistan
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

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Feb. 14, 2019, 7:38 p.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

According to calculations based off of data collected from the WHO mortality database, the femicie rate for 15-44 year olds in 2010 was 1.63 per 100,000 female (15-44 age) population. There were 253 incidents of femicide (15-44 year old victims) and female (15-44 aged) population was reported as 15,522,456 in that year.
Feb. 8, 2019, 9:38 a.m.
Countries: Brazil, Egypt, India, Philippines, Thailand
Variables: SUICIDE-PRACTICE-1

"Suicide among women in developing countries is largely influenced by domestic violence. The figures are alarmingly high, contributing to 48 percent of female suicides in Brazil, 61 percent in Egypt, 64 percent in India, 28 percent in the Philippines, 11 percent in Indonesia and 41 percent in Thailand" (para 15).
Feb. 5, 2019, 6:41 p.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: LBHO-DATA-1

"4.9% of seats in the lower/single house of Thailand (12 out of 247 total seats) are held by women"
Feb. 5, 2019, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: GP-DATA-1

"11.1% of ministerial positions in Thailand (3 out of 27 total positions) are held by women"
Feb. 5, 2019, 8:47 a.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: ERBG-DATA-2

"37% of senior business roles in Thailand are held by women" (para 2).
Feb. 5, 2019, 8:46 a.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-3

"37% of senior business roles in Thailand are held by women" (para 2).
Jan. 31, 2019, 8:14 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Guyana, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Japan, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Mauritius, Moldova, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan
Variables: SUICIDE-SCALE-2

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Jan. 31, 2019, 6:56 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Ecuador, Fiji, Greece, Israel, Italy, Kuwait, Macedonia, Mexico, Panama, Philippines, Romania, Slovakia, Thailand, Turkey, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, Venezuela
Variables: SUICIDE-SCALE-2

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Jan. 31, 2019, 3:46 p.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-2

According to the World Health Organization, the total number of suicides for women ages 15-54 in 2002 was 942. Based on population numbers for this age group in this year from the US Census Bureau's International Database, this translates to a suicide rate of 4.65 per 100,000 for women ages 15-54 (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Jan. 25, 2019, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Algeria, Argentina, Bangladesh, Benin, Burma/Myanmar, Burundi, Cape Verde, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Iran, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Madagascar, Malaysia, Maldives, Moldova, Mongolia, Mozambique, Nepal, North Korea, Oman, Paraguay, Philippines, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, South Sudan, Sudan, Thailand, Ukraine, United States, Yemen
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-4

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Jan. 25, 2019, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Algeria, Argentina, Bangladesh, Burma/Myanmar, Chile, Costa Rica, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Iran, Jordan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Moldova, Mozambique, Nepal, North Korea, Oman, Paraguay, Philippines, Saudi Arabia, South Sudan, Sudan, Thailand, Turkmenistan, Vanuatu
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-2

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Jan. 25, 2019, 10:28 a.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

According to calculations based on the WHO Homicide Estimates for 2015, the homicide rate for females aged 15-44 is 1.78 per 100,000 female population ages 15-44.
Jan. 21, 2019, 2:11 p.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-2

According to the World Health Organization, the suicide rate in 2014 for women ages 15-54 in Thailand was 2.62 per 100,000. This rate was calculated by adding the total number of suicides for women ages 15-54 and dividing by the total female population for that age group (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Jan. 16, 2019, 8:21 a.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to Countryeconomy.com, the total suicide rate for women in Thailand in 2015 was 9.36 per 100,000 total female population (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Dec. 20, 2018, 6:16 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Thailand
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

According to the WHO violence and homocide statistics, the total femicide rate as of 2015 was 1.4 per 100,000 female population. For ages 15-44, the rate was calculated to be 0.77 per 100,000 female population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2014 was 1.15 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 8, 2018, 10:18 p.m.
Countries: Belize, Benin, Brazil, Cambodia, China, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Honduras, Indonesia, Israel, Jordan, Kosovo, Mauritania, Mexico, Namibia, Peru, Swaziland, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Turkey
Variables: LRW-SCALE-11

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