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Latest items for Honduras

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

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July 6, 2021, 7:29 p.m.
Countries: El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras
Variables: DV-DATA-1

"Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador reported an increase in intrafamily violence" (para 9).
July 2, 2021, 11:44 a.m.
Countries: El Salvador, Honduras
Variables: MURDER-DATA-5

"Honduras and El Salvador saw some of the highest incidences of femicide within Latin America in 2019, at rates of 6.2 and 3.3 per 100,000, respectively" (para 8).
June 18, 2021, 5:11 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: IIP-LAW-2

"The law criminalizes various forms of sexual harassment. Violators face penalties of one to three years in prison and possible suspension of their professional licenses, but the government did not effectively enforce the law" (pg 17).
June 18, 2021, 5:10 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: IIP-PRACTICE-2

"Women need to take extra precaution when walking alone in Honduras, especially at night. Much of Latin America also has a reputation for a negative machismo culture, something that is prevalent in Honduras. It is likely that women could face sexual harassment in the form of catcalling and other suggestive noises" (para 6).
June 15, 2021, 10:20 p.m.
Countries: Bahamas, Barbados, Brazil, Canada, Cape Verde, China, Cuba, Guyana, Honduras, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Laos, Mexico, New Zealand, Paraguay, Peru, Romania, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkey
Variables: PW-SCALE-1

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

"In 2020, 74% of births in Honduras were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 45).
May 24, 2021, 2:08 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: ISTD-DATA-3

"In 2018, there .09 were new HIV infections per 1,000 uninfected population in Honduras" (p 45).
May 24, 2021, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Honduras was 7.4 per 10,000 population" (p 60).
May 24, 2021, 2:06 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Honduras was 7.4 per 10,000 population" (p 60).
May 24, 2021, 1:55 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

In 2016, the prevalence of anaemia in women of reporducticve age (15-49 years) in Honduras was 17.8% (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 7, 2021, 10:31 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 74% of births in Honduras were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 45).
April 7, 2021, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"In 2016, the life expectancy at birth in Honduras was 72.9 years for males and 77.5 years for females" (p 44).
April 2, 2021, 9:47 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"In 2018, the under-five mortality rate in Honduras was 18 per 1000 live births" (p 45).
March 31, 2021, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Honduras was 65 per 100,000 live births" (p 47).
March 31, 2021, 3:22 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Honduras was 65 per 100,000 live births" (p 47).
March 31, 2021, 3:03 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: ABO-LAW-1

"Parliament in Honduras has initially approved a bill that will make it virtually impossible to legalise abortion in the country. The new measure will require at least three-quarters of Congress to vote in favour of modifying the abortion law, which is among the strictest in the world. Honduras forbids abortion under any circumstance, even rape or incest" (para 1-3). "The new legislation in Honduras hinges on an article in the constitution that gives a fetus the same legal status of a person. Constitutional changes have until now been permitted with a two-thirds majority, but the new legislation raises that bar to three-quarters within the 128-member body. The measure still needs...more
March 31, 2021, 3:03 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: ABO-PRACTICE-1

"The measure still needs to be ratified by a second vote. However, support was clear on Thursday: with 88 legislators voting in favour, 28 opposed and seven abstentions. Honduras has a staunchly conservative majority, which referred to the measure as a 'shield against abortion'. 'What they did was set this article in stone because we can never reform it if 96 votes are needed [out of 128]', opposition MP Doris Gutierrez told AFP news agency" (para 7-9). "Mario Perez, a lawmaker with the ruling party of President Juan Orlando Hernandez, formally proposed the change last week, calling it a 'constitutional lock' to prevent any future moderations of the abortion law....more
March 31, 2021, 3:03 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: SEGI-PRACTICE-1

"Across Latin America, there has been increased pro-choice campaigning, known as the 'green wave', based on the colour worn by protestors" (para 5). "Mario Perez, a lawmaker with the ruling party of President Juan Orlando Hernandez, formally proposed the change last week, calling it a 'constitutional lock' to prevent any future moderations of the abortion law. 'Every human being has the right to life from the moment of conception,' said Mr Perez" (para 10-11). "Ahead of the vote, UN human rights experts condemned the move, saying in a statement: 'This bill is alarming. Instead of taking a step towards fulfilling the fundamental rights of women and girls, the country is...more
March 31, 2021, 3:03 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-2

"Nicaragua, El Salvador and Haiti also have complete bans on abortion, but Honduras is the only country to also prohibit the use of emergency contraceptives sin all cases, including after rape" (para 15).
March 30, 2021, 7:36 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: DV-DATA-1

"From 2010-2017 in Honduras 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 11%" (p 68).
March 30, 2021, 7:31 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: DACH-DATA-3

"From 2010-2019 the proportion of women in Honduras of reproductive age who have their need for family planning satified with modern methods is 76.0%" (p 52).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Honduras is 88.7 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. 26, 2021, 9:40 a.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: LO-LAW-1

“In rural Honduras, land is regarded as belonging to men, and separation in most cases means that women lose any claims to it” (pp. 16).
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: China, Congo, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Gabon, Honduras, Laos, Madagascar, Malta, Mauritania, Nicaragua, North Korea, Palestine, Philippines, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Suriname
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

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