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Sept. 13, 2021, 11:20 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan, Belgium, Benin, D R Congo, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Luxembourg, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Moldova, Namibia, Nepal, Rwanda, Senegal, South Korea, South Sudan, Taiwan, Turkmenistan, Vietnam, Zimbabwe
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, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Belgium
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Belgium was 194.6 per 10,000 population" (p 58).
May 24, 2021, 2:06 p.m.
Countries: Belgium
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Belgium was 194.6 per 10,000 population" (p 58).
May 24, 2021, 1:55 p.m.
Countries: Belgium
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

In 2016, the prevalence of anaemia in women of reporducticve age (15-49 years) in Belgium was 16.2% (p 66).
April 22, 2021, 5:46 p.m.
Countries: Belgium
Variables: IIP-PRACTICE-2

In the table titled 'The Worst (& Safest) Countries for Solo Female Travel 2019,' Belgium is ranked at 63 for street safety, with 100 being the worst and 0 being the best and their data combining various indexes (pg 1).
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, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Belgium
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"In 2016, the life expectancy at birth in Belgium was 78.8 years for males and 83.5 years for females" (p 42).
April 2, 2021, 9:47 a.m.
Countries: Belgium
Variables: IM-DATA-1

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

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

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

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Belgium is 5.9 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 50).
March 8, 2021, 9:44 a.m.
Countries: Argentina, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Macedonia, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Moldova, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-1

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Feb. 27, 2021, 11:27 p.m.
Countries: Belgium
Variables: PW-PRACTICE-2

"In Flanders, there are 27 000 people who define themselves as 'polygamous', people who have a romantic relationship with more than one person at a time. Frederik Swennen, professor in family law at the University of Antwerp, argues for there to be a legal protection for these people. Polyamory, can take several forms, a couple that cohabits while having other relaltionships, a household composed of two women and one man, two men and one woman, or a bachelor with several relationships at the same time... However, the real question, is to find out if Belgium is ready to legally anchor these new relationship forms. 'The Belgian Minister of Justice, Koen...more
Feb. 25, 2021, 11:11 p.m.
Countries: Belgium
Variables: PW-DATA-1

According to the table, less than 1% of individuals live in polygamous households (123). (CM - CODER COMMENT)
Feb. 25, 2021, 10:17 p.m.
Countries: Belgium
Variables: PW-LAW-1

"In Belgium, polygamy is contrary to the public order and prohibited (regardless of the fact that the country of origin might recognize polygamous marriages). Therefore, only one spouse of a third country national can benefit from the right to family reunification. If two spouses apply for family reunification at the same time, the applicant will have to choose one" (3).
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: Belgium
Variables: EWCMS-DATA-4

In Belgium in 2018, women comprised 25.8% of the police force.
Jan. 7, 2021, 5:47 p.m.
Countries: Belgium, Switzerland
Variables: RCDW-LAW-2

“In France, where Muslims make up about eight percent of the population, many of them being first- and second-generation immigrants from France's former colonies, the ban [on face coverings] became state law in 2010. Belgium and parts of Switzerland followed the French model. Earlier this year, the European Council for Human Rights (ECHR) affirmed the decision. "The question of accepting or not that the full veil can be worn in public is a society's choice," it ruled, explicitly declaring the French ban to be legally justified” (para. 6).
Dec. 23, 2020, 2:12 p.m.
Countries: Belgium, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Spain
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-1

"A number of countries in Europe already have gender quotas for corporate boards, including France, the Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Belgium and Norway" (para 14).
Nov. 24, 2020, 10:43 p.m.
Countries: Belgium
Variables: MURDER-DATA-1, DV-DATA-1

“A Belgian man has been cleared of murdering his former wife with an awl after a 2018 divorce hearing, and released from prison for time served, after being convicted on a lesser charge of culpable homicide” (para 5).
Nov. 21, 2020, 4:54 p.m.
Countries: Belgium, Lithuania
Variables: EWCMS-DATA-1

7.8 percent of all active duty are female milary personnel
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Belgium
Variables: GP-SCALE-2

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Belgium
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

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

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

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

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

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