The most comprehensive compilation of information on the status of
women in the world.

Latest items for Guinea

Sept. 13, 2021, 11:20 a.m.
Countries: Angola, Bahamas, Brunei, Burkina Faso, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Djibouti, El Salvador, Estonia, Germany, Guatemala, Guinea, Haiti, Honduras, Iceland, Laos, Madagascar, North Korea, Poland, Portugal, Serbia, Slovakia, Suriname, Tanzania, Togo, Uruguay
Variables: LRW-SCALE-12

2.0
July 12, 2021, 1:56 p.m.
Countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Togo
Variables: INFIB-PRACTICE-1

"The UN Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) said in June 2020 that the failure to criminalise FGM was putting the lives of girls and women in Mali, as well as from neighbouring states, at risk. It voiced concerns over the transnational nature of the practice, with reports of girls from countries such as Burkina Faso, Benin, Guinea and Togo that prohibit FGM being taken to Mali to undergo the cut in order to avoid prosecution at home" (para 10-11).
July 12, 2021, 1:48 p.m.
Countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cote D'Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Togo
Variables: INFIB-LAW-1

"Most countries in West Africa, including Benin, Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal and Togo, have adopted laws prohibiting FGM" (para 16).
June 18, 2021, 4:50 p.m.
Countries: Guinea
Variables: IIP-LAW-2

"The law penalizes sexual harassment. Sentences range from three months to two years in prison and the payment of a fine, depending on the gravity of the harassment. Authorities rarely enforced the law" (pg 21).
June 18, 2021, 4:49 p.m.
Countries: Guinea
Variables: IIP-PRACTICE-2

"Guinea is not a safe place for women to travel to alone. It is not safe for anyone to travel unaccompanied, really. However, if you’re a woman and you plan on visiting Guinea alone, you are highly advised to follow every possible rule of precaution. Try avoiding dark alleys, walking alone along dark, poorly lit or deserted areas" (para 14).
June 15, 2021, 10:20 p.m.
Countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Chad, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Togo, Uganda
Variables: PW-SCALE-1

4.0
May 24, 2021, 2:10 p.m.
Countries: Guinea
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 55% of births in Guinea were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 45).
May 24, 2021, 2:08 p.m.
Countries: Guinea
Variables: ISTD-DATA-3

"In 2018, there were .52 new HIV infections per 1,000 uninfected population in Guinea" (p 45).
May 24, 2021, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Guinea
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Guinea was 1.2 per 10,000 population" (p 60).
May 24, 2021, 2:06 p.m.
Countries: Guinea
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Guinea was 1.2 per 10,000 population" (p 60).
May 24, 2021, 1:55 p.m.
Countries: Guinea
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

In 2016, the prevalence of anaemia in women of reporducticve age (15-49 years) in Guinea was 50.6% (p 68).
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

4.0
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

2.0
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

0.0more
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Guinea
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Guinea 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: Guinea
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 55% of births in Guinea were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 45).
April 7, 2021, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Guinea
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"In 2016, the life expectancy at birth in Guinea was 59.4 years for males and 60.2 years for females" (p 44).
April 2, 2021, 9:47 a.m.
Countries: Guinea
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"In 2018, the under-five mortality rate in Guinea was 101 per 1000 live births" (p 45).
March 31, 2021, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Guinea
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Guinea was 576 per 100,000 live births" (p 45).
March 31, 2021, 3:22 p.m.
Countries: Guinea
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Guinea was 576 per 100,000 live births" (p 45).
March 30, 2021, 7:31 p.m.
Countries: Guinea
Variables: DACH-DATA-3

"From 2010-2019 the proportion of women in Guinea of reproductive age who have their need for family planning satified with modern methods is 21.5%" (p 52).
March 19, 2021, 4:39 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep, Chad, Guinea
Variables: PW-PRACTICE-3

"The polygamy-civil war link is also borne out in fragile and political violence prone places like Guinea, Central African Republic and Chad" (para 2).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Guinea
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Guinea is 120.0per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 52).
March 19, 2021, 1:30 p.m.
Countries: Benin, Cape Verde, Cote D'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Nigeria
Variables: PW-LAW-1

"Six West African countries have civil codes that formally prohibit polygamy (Benin, Cabo Verde, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea and Nigeria) but legal restrictions are rarely enforced" (para 1).
March 13, 2021, 5:26 p.m.
Countries: Guinea
Variables: LRW-PRACTICE-1

"Ten years after security forces massacred over 150 peaceful opposition supporters, and raped dozens of women, at a stadium on September 28, 2009, those responsible have not been tried" (para 11).
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

4.0
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: Guinea
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

4.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Guinea
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

2.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Guinea
Variables: GP-SCALE-2

2.0