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Sept. 13, 2021, 11:20 a.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Austria, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belarus, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Cape Verde, Chad, Chile, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Denmark, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, France, Gabon, Hungary, Indonesia, Italy, Jordan, Macedonia, Montenegro, Morocco, Paraguay, Peru, Romania, Russia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Sweden, Syria, Thailand, Turkey, Vanuatu
Variables: LRW-SCALE-12

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June 15, 2021, 10:20 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Netherlands, Nicaragua, North Korea, Norway, Panama, Poland, Portugal, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tunisia, Ukraine, Uruguay
Variables: PW-SCALE-1

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May 24, 2021, 2:10 p.m.
Countries: Austria
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 98% of births in Austria were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 43).
May 24, 2021, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Austria
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Austria was 2.6 per 10,000 population" (p 58).
May 24, 2021, 2:06 p.m.
Countries: Austria
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Austria was 2.6 per 10,000 population" (p 58).
May 24, 2021, 1:55 p.m.
Countries: Austria
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

In 2016, the prevalence of anaemia in women of reporducticve age (15-49 years) in Austria was 17.3% (p 66).
April 22, 2021, 5:03 p.m.
Countries: Austria
Variables: IIP-PRACTICE-2

"Only 4 points behind Ireland makes Austria the fourth safest country for solo female travelers" (pg 1). There is no indication that street harassment of women and girls is a frequent occurrence in Austria (CAT - CODER COMMENT).
April 19, 2021, 4:21 p.m.
Countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Uruguay
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-2

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April 19, 2021, 3:55 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kosovo, Latvia, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
Variables: AOM-SCALE-3

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April 19, 2021, 3:54 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Botswana, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Chad, Chile, China, Comoros, Congo, Costa Rica, Cote D'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, D R Congo, Denmark, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, North Korea, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Rwanda, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad/Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam
Variables: AOM-SCALE-2

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

"In 2020, 98% of births in Austria were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 43).
April 7, 2021, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Austria
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"In 2016, the life expectancy at birth in Austria was 79.4 years for males and 84.2 years for females" (p 42).
April 2, 2021, 9:47 a.m.
Countries: Austria
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"In 2018, the under-five mortality rate in Austria was 4 per 1000 live births" (p 43).
March 31, 2021, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Austria
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Austria was 5 per 100,000 live births" (p 43).
March 31, 2021, 3:22 p.m.
Countries: Austria
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Austria was 5 per 100,000 live births" (p 43).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Austria
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Austria is 6.7 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 50).
March 8, 2021, 9:44 a.m.
Countries: Australia, Austria, France, Greece, Luxembourg, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-1

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Feb. 25, 2021, 10:43 p.m.
Countries: Austria
Variables: PW-LAW-1

"According to Art. 35 para 5 Asylum Act, family reunification is possible for spouses of beneficiaries of international protection if the marriage has already existed in the country of origin. Accordingly, this provision does not expressly exclude polygamous marriages. However, in 2009 the Austrian Asylum court held that polygamous marriages were incompatible with the Austrian public order and did not recognize a polygamous marriage (13 November 2009, C9 317335-1/2008). Nevertheless, under Art. 2 para 1 subpara 9 Settlement and Residence Act, if in the case of a polygamous marriage a spouse already lives with the sponsor in Austria, the other spouses are not entitled to obtain a residence title as...more
Jan. 18, 2021, 3:46 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Cape Verde, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Moldova, Mongolia, Mozambique, Norway, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

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

In Austria in 2018, women comprised 18.4% of the police force.
Jan. 1, 2021, 3:23 p.m.
Countries: Austria
Variables: SEGI-PRACTICE-1

"Austrian lawmakers have approved plans to ban girls in primary schools from wearing headscarves, a move that would add to existing restrictions on veils. Members of the governing coalition of Chancellor Sebastian Kurz's conservative People's Party and the anti-migration Freedom Party supported the measure late on Wednesday" (para 1-2).
Jan. 1, 2021, 3:23 p.m.
Countries: Austria
Variables: RCDW-LAW-2

"A police officer asks a Muslim woman to unveil her face in Zell am See, Austria after an earlier ban in 2017" (para 5). "Mr Kurz’s government introduced a ban on burkas and other full-face coverings in 2017. The new ban is seen as an extension of the current restrictions. Austria's previous government prohibited full-face veils in courts, schools and other 'public places' and banned police officers, judges, magistrates and public prosecutors from wearing headscarves" (para 9-10).
Jan. 1, 2021, 3:23 p.m.
Countries: Austria
Variables: RCDW-LAW-1

"Austrian lawmakers have approved plans to ban girls in primary schools from wearing headscarves, a move that would add to existing restrictions on veils. Members of the governing coalition of Chancellor Sebastian Kurz's conservative People's Party and the anti-migration Freedom Party supported the measure...The parties who proposed it openly admitted that the measure is 'specifically targeted at Muslim girls'" (para 1-2, 4). "The new headscarf ban will affect people of all religions" (para 6). "The measure bans wearing 'ideologically or religiously characterized clothing' that covers the head, and specifies that it refers to items 'that cover the whole or large parts of the hair.' Mr Kurz’s government introduced a ban...more
Jan. 1, 2021, 3:23 p.m.
Countries: Austria
Variables: DTCP-PRACTICE-1

"Austrian lawmakers have approved plans to ban girls in primary schools from wearing headscarves, a move that would add to existing restrictions on veils. ...The parties who proposed it openly admitted that the measure is 'specifically targeted at Muslim girls'. A police officer asks a Muslim woman to unveil her face in Zell am See, Austria after an earlier ban in 2017" (para 1, 4-5).
Jan. 1, 2021, 3:23 p.m.
Countries: Austria
Variables: AFE-PRACTICE-1

"Austrian lawmakers have approved plans to ban girls in primary schools from wearing headscarves, a move that would add to existing restrictions on veils...The parties who proposed it openly admitted that the measure is 'specifically targeted at Muslim girls'" (para 1, 4).
Dec. 20, 2020, 9:10 a.m.
Countries: Austria
Variables: EWCMS-DATA-1

“When in December 2017, 596 female soldiers were serving in the Austrian Armed Forces, 428 of them were employed. The number of women signing up voluntarily, the number of women entering and extending trainee service, the number of female participants in key personnel training, and the number of female employees has increased. The proportion of female soldiers in the Austrian Armed Forces is just under 4 percent.”
Dec. 20, 2020, 9:07 a.m.
Countries: Austria
Variables: EWCMS-DATA-1

“So far, women in Austria have been excluded from the pursuit of a professional military career. The Act on the Training of Women in the Armed Forces, which entered into force on January 1, 1998, regulates the admission of women to all ranks and functions on a voluntary basis and with a guaranteed professional career on the basis of equality.”
Nov. 21, 2020, 4:54 p.m.
Countries: Austria
Variables: EWCMS-DATA-1

2.8 percent of all active duty are female milary personnel
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Austria
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

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

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