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Latest items for MISA-DATA-2

April 26, 2021, 11:49 a.m.
Countries: Italy
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The number of [alcohol] consumers is increasing among young women, aged 18 to 24 years...50% of women continue to drink during pregnancy…" (91). "The spread of smoking is still too high, among the youngsters and women, especially those of childbearing age or pregnant, provoking risks to the health of the unborn child...In recent years, the number of women who suffer from smoking-related illnesses, such as lung cancer or infarction, is increasing...It is estimated that 17% of Italian women fall into the category of habitual smokers, 3.4% is definable strong smoker, while data on men stop at 29.2% and 10.1%, respectively" (91-92).
Feb. 27, 2021, 10:55 a.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The incidence of mental disorders from alcohol (alcoholism and alcoholic psychoses) among the female population for 2008 - 2013 (per 100,000 of the concerned population) decreased significantly: 2008 - 35.84; 2009 - 28.07; 2010 - 24.53; 2011 - 24.23; 2012 - 24.55; 2013 - 24.15. The prevalence of mental disorders from alcohol (alcoholism and alcoholic psychoses) among the female population for 2008 - 2013 per 100,000 of population has also been reducing: 2008 - 336.74; 2009 - 331.13; 2010 - 331.16; 2011 - 330.07; 2012 - 328.9; 2013 - 327.45" (39).
Feb. 18, 2021, 7:04 p.m.
Countries: Mauritania
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"There are no figures on how many women are using these drugs to put on weight, or how many are dying, but everyone Zand [the reporter] speaks to says the use of these drugs is widespread” (para 31).
Feb. 6, 2021, 2:33 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

“At least 3 percent of women were drug addicted in 2009, a number the U.N. considered to be low, because addiction can be easily concealed and underreported. By 2015, it had risen to 9.5 percent. Addiction among children wasn't properly counted until 2015, when the U.N. reported that 9.2 percent of children up to 14 years old tested positive for one or more type of drugs and were likely to be active drug users” (para. 8). “Four years on, "the number of women addicted is definitely increasing. It's on the rise compared to even two or three years back," said Anubha Sood, a senior program officer for the United Nations...more
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Burkina Faso
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Burkina Faso is 0.404%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Burkina Faso is 0.434%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Cote D'Ivoire
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Côte d'Ivoire is 0.415%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Côte d'Ivoire is 0.510%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Switzerland
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Switzerland is 1.398%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Switzerland is 4.055%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Congo
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Congo is 0.663%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Congo is 1.469%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Pakistan
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Pakistan is 0.261%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Pakistan is 2.069%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Guatemala
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Guatemala is 1.192%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Guatemala is 5.605%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Barbados is 0.872%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Barbados is 2.143%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Belize
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Belize is 0.881%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Belize is 2.278%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Mali is 0.347%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Mali is 0.354%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Saudi Arabia
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Saudi Arabia is 0.341%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Saudi Arabia is 0.762%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: China
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in China is 0.472%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in China is 2.568%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Luxembourg is 1.490%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Luxembourg is 4.109%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Mexico
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Mexico is 0.618%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Mexico is 2.347%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Peru
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Peru is 0.725%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Peru is 0.956%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Afghanistan is 0.483%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Afghanistan is 0.233%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Bulgaria
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Bulgaria is 1.800%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Bulgaria is 2.478%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Malaysia
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Malaysia is 0.297%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Malaysia is 0.874%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Panama
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Panama is 0.792%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Panama is 2.574%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Honduras is 0.845%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Honduras is 3.606%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Cape Verde
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Cabo Verde is 0.486%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Cabo Verde is 0.673%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Serbia
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Serbia is 1.899%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Serbia is 3.111%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Suriname is 1.001%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Suriname is 2.325%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Benin
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Benin is 0.415%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Benin is 0.423%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Yemen
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Yemen is 0.242%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Yemen is 0.479%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Dominican Republic
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Dominican Republic is 0.886%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Dominican Republic is 1.893%"
Nov. 9, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Countries: Gabon
Variables: MISA-DATA-2

"The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among females in Gabon is 0.648%. The prevalance of alcohol use disorder among males in Gabon is 1.644%"