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Latest items for Vietnam

Dec. 12, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

According to the WHO violence and homocide statistics, the total femicide rate as of 2015 was 0.7 per 100,000 female population. For ages 15-44, the rate was calculated to be 0.33 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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Oct. 31, 2018, 2:32 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to 2018 data from the U.S. Census Bureau International base, the birth rate is 15.2 per 1000 population.
Oct. 29, 2018, 9:12 a.m.
Countries: Vietnam
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 15.8 per 1000 people.
Oct. 26, 2018, 1:36 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: LRW-DATA-1

“About 2% of all women reported sexual violence since they were 15 years old [by a man other than a husband or partner]…Fully 3% of all women reported sexual abuse before they were 15 years old [by a man other than a husband or partner]” (17). The survey defined sexual violence of a woman after 15 years old as being forced by someone other than her partner to have sex or perform a sexual act when she did not want to. The survey defined sexual violence of a girl before 15 years old as being sexually touched or being forced to do something sexual that she did not want to...more
Oct. 26, 2018, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: LRCM-DATA-1

“10% of ever-married women reported in interviews that they experienced sexual violence [by their husbands] in their lifetime and 4% in the past 12 months” (16). The survey categorized sexual violence of a woman as being forced to have sexual intercourse when she did not want to, having sexual intercourse when she did not want to because she was afraid of what her partner might do, being forced to do something sexual that she found degrading or humiliating, or being forced to have sex with another person (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:38 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Cape Verde, Colombia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Georgia, Guatemala, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kyrgyzstan, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Mexico, Mongolia, North Korea, Panama, Peru, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Trinidad/Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam
Variables: MMR-SCALE-2

2.0
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:36 p.m.
Countries: El Salvador, Vietnam
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

54.0
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:23 p.m.
Countries: Belarus, El Salvador, Estonia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Mongolia, Russia, Solomon Islands, Syria, Ukraine, Venezuela, Vietnam
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

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Oct. 23, 2018, 2:21 p.m.
Countries: Algeria, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cambodia, China, Colombia, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Egypt, El Salvador, Fiji, Georgia, Guatemala, Honduras, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Libya, Macedonia, Malaysia, Mauritius, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Nepal, Nicaragua, North Korea, Palestine, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Suriname, Tajikistan, Trinidad/Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vietnam
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

1.0
Oct. 10, 2018, 12:58 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
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 69.7 (latest available data for 2007-2017).
Oct. 10, 2018, 9:53 a.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2018 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 30.1 based on data from 2007-2016.
Oct. 9, 2018, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 21.6 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 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Turkey, Vietnam
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 7.3 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
Countries: Denmark, Vietnam
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, 94 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (latest data available from 2007-2017).
Oct. 5, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 76.3 years, with the average life expectancy being 71.7 years for men and 80.9 years for women (data taken from global health estimates 2000-2016).
Sept. 26, 2018, 3:01 p.m.
Countries: Belize, Congo, Panama, Vietnam
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, 94 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2005-2016).
Sept. 26, 2018, 2:04 p.m.
Countries: Bulgaria, Congo, South Africa, Vietnam
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, 94 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2006-2014).
Sept. 25, 2018, 8:33 a.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 21.7 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 11.4 per 1000 live births (data is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: El Salvador, Vietnam
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 54 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 9:40 a.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 76.0 years, with the average life expectancy being 71.3 years for men and 80.7 years for women.
Sept. 19, 2018, 5:27 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
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 69.7 (latest available data for 2005-2015).
Sept. 19, 2018, 7:35 a.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 5.1 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:21 p.m.
Countries: Comoros, Kyrgyzstan, Vietnam
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 7.4 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:20 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2017 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 36 based on data from 2005-2014.
Sept. 5, 2018, 9:42 a.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: IRP-LAW-1

"[The Committee] is concerned about: ...The stigmatization of and administrative penalties imposed on women and girls in prostitution" (6).
Sept. 5, 2018, 9:42 a.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: TRAFF-PRACTICE-1

"The Committee welcomes the various efforts made by the State party to combat trafficking in women and girls, but notes with concern: (a) That the State party remains a source country for internal and crossborder trafficking in women and children for purposes of sexual and labour exploitation as well as fraudulent internationally brokered marriage; (b) The increase in the number of trafficked girls and reports of trafficking in newborns; (c) The very low conviction rates under the Law on Human Trafficking; (d) The stigmatization of and administrative penalties imposed on women and girls in prostitution; (e) The lack of effective national mechanisms for the referral of victims of trafficking to...more
Sept. 5, 2018, 9:42 a.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: DV-PRACTICE-1

"The Committee welcomes the efforts made by the State party to build the capacity of the judiciary on gender equality, but is concerned: (a) That the frequent use of reconciliation and mediation for dispute resolution, including in cases of domestic violence and property disputes, favours men over women and hinders women’s access to justice and remedies; (b) That women’s access to legal aid remains low and, under the Legal Aid Law (2006), legal aid is not free of charge for women whose household income is above the poverty line, even if they lack access to household income and/or are survivors of domestic violence." (3-4). "[The Committee] is concerned about: ...the...more
Sept. 5, 2018, 9:42 a.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: TRAFF-LAW-3

"[The Committee] is concerned about: ...The lack of effective national mechanisms for the referral of victims of trafficking to rehabilitation and reintegration assistance" (6).
Sept. 5, 2018, 9:42 a.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: CLCW-PRACTICE-1

"[The Committee] is concerned: ...That there are 800 stateless women who lost their Vietnamese nationality in failed attempts to obtain another nationality" (12).