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Latest items for Yemen

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

According to the WHO violence and homocide statistics, the total femicide rate as of 2015 was 2.5 per 100,000 female population. For ages 15-44, the rate was calculated to be 1.66 per 100,000 female population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Yemen
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2013 was 2.97 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 8, 2018, 10:18 p.m.
Countries: Burma/Myanmar, Cameroon, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Haiti, Kenya, Niger, Nigeria, Somalia, Syria, Yemen
Variables: LRW-SCALE-11

13.0
Dec. 8, 2018, 9:45 p.m.
Countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Egypt, Indonesia, Japan, Montenegro, Mozambique, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestine, Senegal, Serbia, Syria, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Yemen
Variables: LRW-SCALE-4

0.0
Nov. 13, 2018, 1:46 p.m.
Countries: Comoros, Cote D'Ivoire, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guatemala, Iraq, Madagascar, Mauritania, Namibia, Palestine, Rwanda, Solomon Islands, Swaziland, Yemen
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

2.0
Nov. 8, 2018, 6:11 a.m.
Countries: Yemen
Variables: GP-DATA-2, ATC-DATA-6

"In Yemen, said Mlambo-Ngcuka, current efforts to resume peace talks do not include women, beyond setting up observer bodies to advise the UN special envoy. 'Even in a consultative meeting in London this summer organised by the UN, convening 22 prominent Yemeni leaders to discuss the peace talks, there were only three Yemeni women invited'" (para. 9)
Oct. 31, 2018, 2:32 p.m.
Countries: Yemen
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to 2018 data from the U.S. Census Bureau International base, the birth rate is 27.6 per 1000 population.
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:38 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Variables: MMR-SCALE-2

4.0
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:36 p.m.
Countries: Yemen
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

385.0
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:23 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Angola, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Chad, China, Comoros, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Djibouti, East Timor, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Iceland, India, Iran, Jordan, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Liberia, Madagascar, Maldives, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Nepal, Netherlands, Niger, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Suriname, Togo, United Arab Emirates, Yemen
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

2.0
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:21 p.m.
Countries: Bhutan, Botswana, Burma/Myanmar, Comoros, Congo, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guyana, Haiti, India, Kenya, Laos, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritania, Mozambique, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Senegal, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Sudan, Syria, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

2.0
Oct. 10, 2018, 12:58 p.m.
Countries: Yemen
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 46.9 (latest available data for 2007-2017).
Oct. 10, 2018, 9:53 a.m.
Countries: Yemen
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2018 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 67.0 based on data from 2007-2016.
Oct. 9, 2018, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Yemen
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 55.3 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 26.8 per 1000 live births (data is from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Yemen
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 8.5 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
Countries: Guinea-Bissau, Togo, Yemen
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, 45 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (latest data available from 2007-2017).
Oct. 5, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Yemen
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 65.3 years, with the average life expectancy being 63.9 years for men and 66.8 years for women (data taken from global health estimates 2000-2016).
Sept. 26, 2018, 3:01 p.m.
Countries: Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Togo, Yemen
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, 45 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2005-2016).
Sept. 26, 2018, 2:04 p.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea, Yemen
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, 43 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2006-2014).
Sept. 25, 2018, 8:33 a.m.
Countries: Yemen
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 41.9 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 22.1 per 1000 live births (data is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Yemen
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 385 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 9:40 a.m.
Countries: Yemen
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 65.7 years, with the average life expectancy being 64.3 years for men and 67.2 years for women.
Sept. 19, 2018, 5:27 p.m.
Countries: Pakistan, Yemen
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 47 (latest available data for 2005-2015).
Sept. 19, 2018, 7:35 a.m.
Countries: Guinea-Bissau, Peru, Yemen
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 3.1 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:21 p.m.
Countries: Yemen
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 8.2 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:20 p.m.
Countries: Yemen
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2017 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 67 based on data from 2005-2014.
May 1, 2018, 3:52 p.m.
Countries: Iraq, Kuwait, Yemen
Variables: MARR-PRACTICE-8

"In Egypt, around 40% of the population marry a cousin; the last survey in Jordan, admittedly way back in 1992, found that 32% were married to a first cousin; a further 17.3% were married to more distant relatives. Rates are thought to be even higher in tribal countries such as Iraq and the Gulf states of Saudi Arabia, Yemen and Kuwait" (para 3).
March 29, 2018, 10:36 p.m.
Countries: Yemen
Variables: PW-DATA-1

According to a 2013 DHS survey of Yemen, the percentage of women who were married or in a union and whose husband had no additional wives was 93.3%. The percentage of women who were married or in a union and whose husband had one additional wife was 5.5%. The percentage of women who were married or in a union and whose husband had two or more additional wives was 0.7%. According to a 1997 DHS survey, the percentage of women who were married or in a union and whose husband had no additional wives was 92.9%. The percentage of women who were married or in a union and whose husband...more
Feb. 14, 2018, 10:32 a.m.
Countries: Yemen
Variables: RCDW-PRACTICE-2

"And then there's the black veil. Many women in Yemen wear a niqab — a black veil that completely covers their faces, except for a tiny slit across the eyes" (para 9).
Feb. 14, 2018, 10:32 a.m.
Countries: Yemen
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-1

"Two years ago, Eqbal Dauqan was going to work in the morning as usual. She's a biochemistry professor. And was driving on the freeway, when suddenly: 'I felt something hit my car, but I didn't know what it was because I was driving very fast,' she says. Dauqan reached the parking lot. Got out of the car and looked at the door. What she saw left her speechless. 'A bullet hit the car, just on the door,' she says. The door had stopped the bullet. And Dauqan was OK. She has no idea where the bullet came from. But it turned out to be an ominous sign of what was...more