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Latest items for Uganda

April 7, 2021, 10:31 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 74% of births in Uganda were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 49).
April 7, 2021, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"In 2016, the life expectancy at birth in Uganda was 60.2 years for males and 64.8 years for females" (p 46).
April 2, 2021, 9:47 a.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"In 2018, the under-five mortality rate in Uganda was 46 per 1000 live births" (p 49).
March 31, 2021, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Uganda was 375 per 100,000 live births" (p 49).
March 31, 2021, 3:22 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Uganda was 375 per 100,000 live births" (p 49).
March 30, 2021, 7:40 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2020 the maternal mortality ratio for women in Uganda was 375 per 100,000 live births" (p 49).
March 30, 2021, 7:36 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: DV-DATA-1

"From 2010-2017 in Uganda the proportion of ever-partnered women and girls aged 15-49 years subjected to physical and/or sexual violence by a current or former intimate partner in the previous 12 months was 30%" (p 72).
March 30, 2021, 7:31 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: DACH-DATA-3

"From 2010-2019 the proportion of women in Uganda of reproductive age who have their need for family planning satified with modern methods is 55.2%" (p 56).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Uganda is 131.5 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 56).
March 8, 2021, 9:44 a.m.
Countries: Albania, Algeria, Angola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, China, Comoros, Cuba, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Georgia, Ghana, Indonesia, Israel, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Lithuania, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mongolia, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Philippines, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Suriname, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uganda, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-1

3.0
Feb. 13, 2021, 1:42 p.m.
Countries: Botswana, Central African Rep, Cote D'Ivoire, Ghana, Malawi, Namibia, Senegal, Togo, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: CWC-DATA-2

Figure 2: Women-headed households in urban and rural areas in selected African Countries shows the percentage of female headed houses in rural versus urban areas in several countries (pp. 15).
Feb. 13, 2021, 12:41 p.m.
Countries: Burkina Faso, Central African Rep, Cote D'Ivoire, Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Senegal, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: SMES-DATA-3

Figure 2: Women-headed households in urban and rural areas in selected African Countries shows the percentage of female headed houses in rural versus urban areas in several countries (pp. 15). Table 3: Percentage of women-headed households, rural and urban, latest available year (1990–2004) shows the difference in percentage of female headed houses between rural and urban areas (pp. 15-16).
Feb. 13, 2021, 12:40 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lesotho, Libya, Malawi, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Rwanda, Senegal, Somalia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Syria, Tajikistan, Thailand, Uganda, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: CWC-DATA-2

Table 1: Sex ratio and share of female population in urban and rural areas, selected countries in Africa, Latin America and Asia, latest available year (1999–2008) shows sex ratios between urban and rural areas in different countries.
Jan. 18, 2021, 3:46 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Burma/Myanmar, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Chad, Chile, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Djibouti, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Gambia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Mauritius, Mexico, Morocco, Namibia, New Zealand, Niger, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad/Tobago, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

3.0
Jan. 14, 2021, 7:14 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: EWCMS-DATA-4

In Uganda in 2010, women comprised 13.5% of the police force.
Dec. 21, 2020, 8:24 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: DTCP-LAW-1

"The Equal Opportunities Commission Act (2007) provides a legal basis to challenge laws, policies, customs and traditions that discriminate against women, as well as the National Equal Opportunities Policy; "
Dec. 21, 2020, 8:20 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: DTCP-LAW-1, CONST-LAW-1

The article 33 (6) of the Constitution “prohibits laws, customs or traditions which are against the dignity, welfare or interest of women”
Dec. 21, 2020, 8:16 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: DTCP-LAW-1

"The Committee is concerned that such customs and practices perpetuate discrimination against women and girls and are reflected in the disadvantageous and unequal status in many areas, including in education, public life, decision-making, marriage and family relations, and the persistence of violence against women and harmful practices, including polygamy, early marriages and the bride price. It is further concerned that, to date, the State party has not taken effective and comprehensive action to modify or eliminate stereotypes and negative traditional values and practices" (para 19).
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: GP-SCALE-2

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

0.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

0.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

4.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: MMR-SCALE-2

4.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: ISSA-SCALE-1

2.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: DV-SCALE-5

1.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: DV-SCALE-4

1.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: DV-SCALE-3

0.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: DV-SCALE-2

0.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: AOM-SCALE-3

3.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: AOM-SCALE-2

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