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Latest items for D R Congo

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

"In 2020, 100% of births in D R Congo were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 43).
May 24, 2021, 2:08 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: ISTD-DATA-3

"In 2018, there were .21 new HIV infections per 1,000 uninfected population in D R Congo" (p 43).
May 24, 2021, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in D R Congo was 11.1 per 10,000 population" (p 58).
May 24, 2021, 2:06 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in D R Congo was 11.1 per 10,000 population" (p 58).
May 24, 2021, 1:55 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

In 2016, the prevalence of anaemia in women of reporducticve age (15-49 years) in D R Congo was 41% (p 66).
April 19, 2021, 4:21 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Benin, Burma/Myanmar, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Chad, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Lesotho, Liberia, Malaysia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Saudi Arabia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syria, Yemen
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 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

The Democratic Republic of the Congo does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 7, 2021, 10:31 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 100% of births in D R Congo were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 43).
April 7, 2021, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"In 2016, the life expectancy at birth in D R Congo was58.9 years for males and 62.0 years for females" (p 42).
April 2, 2021, 9:47 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"In 2018, the under-five mortality rate in D R Congo was 88 per 1000 live births" (p 43).
March 31, 2021, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in D R Congo was 473 per 100,000 live births" (p 43).
March 31, 2021, 3:22 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in D R Congo was 473 per 100,000 live births" (p 43).
March 30, 2021, 7:36 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: DV-DATA-1

"From 2010-2017 in D R Congo the proportion of ever-partnered women and girls aged 15-49 years subjected to physical and/or sexual violence by a current or former intimate partner in the previous 12 months was 37%" (p 66).
March 30, 2021, 7:31 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: DACH-DATA-3

"From 2010-2019 the proportion of women in D R Congo of reproductive age who have their need for family planning satified with modern methods is 18.9%" (p 50).
March 19, 2021, 7:54 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo, Sierra Leone
Variables: PW-PRACTICE-3

"Overall, polygamy was found to be a common type of marriage within all research sites. It was generally socially accepted, although in DRC the Catholic Church was a vocal critic. In both DRC and Sierra Leone, it was common for polygamy to consist of one man and two to three wives. One important difference observed between the two sites is living arrangements within the node. In DRC wives were more likely to live in separate dwellings whereas in Sierra Leone wives most commonly shared one dwelling with their husband and children" (para 6).
March 19, 2021, 7:43 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: PW-PRACTICE-3

"The Lele people are a subgroup from the Kuba Kingdom of the Democratic Republic of Congo who originally resided along the Kasai River region... Unity is essential amongst the Lele because of the type of polyandry practised in the village. The Lele call it hohombe, or ngalababola, which means “wife of the village”. It is worth mentioning that one out of ten or so Lele women becomes a village wife. The rest are mostly in polygynous marriages... A village wife is either captured by force, seduced or taken as a refugee, or betrothed from infancy. She is initially married to several men in the village who may or may not...more
March 19, 2021, 6:48 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: PW-PRACTICE-3

"'The two most common problems we find in our village are women’s inheritance rights and men getting married to many women', says Alice, a graduate of our 12-month training program in DRC who, after participating in an intensive course to build her leadership and advocacy skills, now works as a ‘Change Agent’ in her community of Mumosho... Inequality is further reinforced by deep-rooted patriarchal cultural norms whereby men can take multiple wives, who then compete for resources. Polygamy has been described by the UN’s Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) as a contravention of women’s rights, due to the serious emotional and financial consequences for women and...more
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in D R Congo is 138.1 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 50).
March 8, 2021, 9:44 a.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Brunei, Burma/Myanmar, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Chad, Colombia, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Gabon, Gambia, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mexico, Morocco, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-1

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Jan. 18, 2021, 3:46 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Burma/Myanmar, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Chad, Chile, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Djibouti, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Gambia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Mauritius, Mexico, Morocco, Namibia, New Zealand, Niger, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad/Tobago, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

3.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

4.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: GP-SCALE-2

3.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

4.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

3.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: MMR-SCALE-2

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: ISSA-SCALE-1

2.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: DV-SCALE-5

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