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

"In 2020, 99% of births in Barbados were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 43).
May 24, 2021, 2:08 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: ISTD-DATA-3

"In 2018, there were .58 new HIV infections per 1,000 uninfected population in Barbados" (p 43).
May 24, 2021, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Barbados was 30.6 per 10,000 population" (p 58).
May 24, 2021, 2:06 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Barbados was 30.6 per 10,000 population" (p 58).
May 24, 2021, 1:55 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

In 2016, the prevalence of anaemia in women of reporducticve age (15-49 years) in Barbados was 21.6% (p 66).
April 23, 2021, 7:30 a.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: IIP-PRACTICE-2

"Women should travel in groups and avoid walking home alone at night. According to several 2017 visitor reports on TripAdvisor, female travelers should look out for harassment while walking on the streets, on the beaches, and particularly on St. Lawrence Gap (The Gap). Harassment includes local men making sexual remarks and sometimes stalking female tourists. In 2017, British media also reported that a British tourist was raped at Holetown Beach and that another female British national was the victim of an attempted raped while jogging close to her holiday apartment in Holetown" (para 8-9).
April 19, 2021, 4:21 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Bahamas, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Brazil, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Fiji, Germany, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Jamaica, Japan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Maldives, Mauritius, Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Suriname, Taiwan, Thailand, Tunisia, Ukraine, United States, Venezuela, Vietnam
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-2

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April 19, 2021, 3:55 p.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Costa Rica, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saudi Arabia, Sierra Leone, Suriname, Syria, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkey, United States, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam
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: Barbados
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 99% of births in Barbados were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 43).
April 7, 2021, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"In 2016, the life expectancy at birth in Barbados was73.1 years for males and 78.0 years for females" (p 42).
April 2, 2021, 9:47 a.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"In 2018, the under-five mortality rate in Barbados was12 per 1000 live births" (p 43).
March 31, 2021, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Barbados was 27 per 100,000 live births" (p 43).
March 31, 2021, 3:22 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Barbados was 27 per 100,000 live births" (p 43).
March 30, 2021, 7:31 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: DACH-DATA-3

"From 2010-2019 the proportion of women in Barbados of reproductive age who have their need for family planning satified with modern methods is 69.9%" (p 50).
March 10, 2021, 12:01 a.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: PW-LAW-1

"Polygamous marriages: For the purpose of proceedings under this Act, a union in the nature of a marriage that is, or has at any time, been polygamous, being a union entered into in a place outside Barbados, is deemed to be a marriage" (4). Overseas polygamous marriages are legal in Barbados (CM - CODER COMMENT).
March 8, 2021, 9:44 a.m.
Countries: Albania, Algeria, Angola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, China, Comoros, Cuba, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Georgia, Ghana, Indonesia, Israel, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Lithuania, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mongolia, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Philippines, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Suriname, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uganda, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-1

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Jan. 18, 2021, 3:46 p.m.
Countries: Bahrain, Barbados, Belize, Burundi, Croatia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, Guyana, Iceland, India, Israel, Japan, Kosovo, Maldives, Montenegro, Nepal, Portugal, South Korea, Taiwan, Turkey, Zambia
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

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

In Barbados in 2017, women comprised 16.9% of the police force.
Jan. 2, 2021, 11:56 a.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: EWCMS-LAW-2

Barbados does not have conscription.
Dec. 29, 2020, 2:52 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: EWCMS-LAW-1

“The [Barbados Defense Force] has a Woman's Army Corps. It was formed in November 1984.”
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: GP-SCALE-2

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

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

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: MMR-SCALE-2

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: ISSA-SCALE-1

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: DV-SCALE-5

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Barbados
Variables: DV-SCALE-4

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