The most comprehensive compilation of information on the status of
women in the world.

Latest items for MISA-DATA-1

April 26, 2021, 11:49 a.m.
Countries: Italy
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"Depression is the leading cause of disability in women aged 15 to 44 years. Schizophrenia is usually underestimated" (91).
March 13, 2021, 4:47 p.m.
Countries: United Kingdom
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"women of minority and ethnic communities suffer higher rates of depression and mental illness" (13).
Feb. 9, 2021, 1:59 p.m.
Countries: Nigeria
Variables: MISA-PRACTICE-1, MISA-DATA-1

"Psychologists in hospitals across Sicily say they are witnessing a growing mental health crisis in these women among Nigerians who have been persuaded to leave their traffickers by the authorities or NGOs. At the Vittorio Emanuele hospital in Catania, 20 Nigerian women are being treated by the psychiatric department – double the number last year. 'These women, who are brought to us by our emergency staff, have been abused, they have been raped, imprisoned and blackmailed. Some of them are as young as 12,' says Dr Aldo Virgilio. He says that 80% of those coming to the outpatient clinic are asylum seekers. 'Already this year we have seen 80 cases...more
Feb. 7, 2021, 9:57 a.m.
Countries: Bangladesh
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

In a sample of 720 women in the Mymensingh district of Bangladesh, prevalence of antepartum depressive symptoms was found to be 18%.
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Sri Lanka
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Sri Lanka is 0.207%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Sri Lanka is 0.101%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Kenya
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Kenya is 0.193%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Kenya is 0.095%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Lithuania
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Lithuania is 0.241%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Lithuania is 0.137%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Slovenia is 0.261%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Slovenia is 0.131%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Comoros
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Comoros is 0.154%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Comoros is 0.078%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Azerbaijan is 0.287%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Azerbaijan is 0.156%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Thailand is 0.225%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Thailand is 0.111%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Brazil
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Brazil is 0.383%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Brazil is 0.199%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Colombia
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Colombia is 0.369%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Colombia is 0.152%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Tunisia
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Tunisia is 0.288%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Tunisia is 0.125%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Cambodia
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Cambodia is 0.156%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Cambodia is 0.079%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: New Zealand
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in New Zealand is 0.790%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in New Zealand is 0.315%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Ireland is 0.728%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Ireland is 0.264%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Barbados is 0.392%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Barbados is 0.170%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: South Africa
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in South Africa is 0.311%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in South Africa is 0.164%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Serbia
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Serbia is 0.222%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Serbia is 0.107%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in South Korea is 0.490%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in South Korea is 0.264%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Tanzania
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Tanzania is 0.172%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Tanzania is 0.081%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Democratic Republic of the Congo is 0.123%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Democratic Republic of the Congo is 0.062%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: East Timor
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Timor-Leste is 0.153%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Timor-Leste is 0.072%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Greece
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Greece is 0.631%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Greece is 0.229%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Mozambique
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Mozambique is 0.139%.The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Mozambique is 0.065%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Chad is 0.149%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Chad is 0.068%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Benin
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Benin is 0.162%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Benin is 0.077%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Dominican Republic
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Dominican Republic is 0.469%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Dominican Republic is 0.192%"
Oct. 17, 2020, 12:10 p.m.
Countries: Iraq
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

"The prevalance of eating disorders among females in Iraq is 0.310%. The prevalance of eating disorders among males in Iraq is 0.135%"