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June 10, 2021, 9:11 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Cuba, Guyana, Mexico, Uruguay
Variables: ABO-LAW-1

"In Latin America, not many countries give women the right to decide about their bodies. Most of them penalise the decision of terminating an unwanted pregnancy. In fact, the exceptions are, Cuba, Uruguay, Mexico City and Oaxaca (Mexican state), Guyana, French Guiana and, very recently, Argentina. The abortion ban in El Salvador, in particular, has terrible consequences for women" (para 1).
May 24, 2021, 2:10 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 96% of births in Guyana were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 45).
May 24, 2021, 2:08 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: ISTD-DATA-3

"In 2018, there were .51 new HIV infections per 1,000 uninfected population in Guyana" (p 45).
May 24, 2021, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Guyana was 10.4 per 10,000 population" (p 60).
May 24, 2021, 2:06 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Guyana was 10.4 per 10,000 population" (p 60).
May 24, 2021, 1:55 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

In 2016, the prevalence of anaemia in women of reporducticve age (15-49 years) in Guyana was 32.3% (p 68).
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 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

In Guyana, a girl may not be adopted by an unmarried man and a boy may not be adopted by an unmarried woman, unless the adoptive parent is related by blood to the child they are looking to adopt.
April 7, 2021, 10:31 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 96% of births in Guyana were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 45).
April 7, 2021, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"In 2016, the life expectancy at birth in Guyana was 63.6 years for males and 69.0 years for females" (p 44).
April 2, 2021, 9:47 a.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"In 2018, the under-five mortality rate in Guyana was 30 per 1000 live births" (p 45).
March 31, 2021, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Guyana was 169 per 100,000 live births" (p 45).
March 31, 2021, 3:22 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Guyana was 169 per 100,000 live births" (p 45).
March 31, 2021, 3:07 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: ABO-LAW-1

"Cuba, Uruguay, Guyana and Argentina are the only Latin American countries to permit abortion in the first weeks of pregnancy" (para 16).
March 30, 2021, 7:31 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: DACH-DATA-3

"From 2010-2019 the proportion of women in Guyana of reproductive age who have their need for family planning satified with modern methods is 51.5%" (p 52).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Guyana is 72.7 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 52).
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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Feb. 13, 2021, 12:40 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lesotho, Libya, Malawi, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Rwanda, Senegal, Somalia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Syria, Tajikistan, Thailand, Uganda, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: CWC-DATA-2

Table 1: Sex ratio and share of female population in urban and rural areas, selected countries in Africa, Latin America and Asia, latest available year (1999–2008) shows sex ratios between urban and rural areas in different countries.
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: Guyana
Variables: EWCMS-DATA-4

In Guyana in 2015, women comprised 29% of the police force.
Jan. 2, 2021, 12:12 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: EWCMS-LAW-2

Guyana does not have conscription.
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

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

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

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

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

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

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

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