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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: Kazakhstan
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 100% of births in Kazakhstan were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 45).
May 24, 2021, 2:08 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: ISTD-DATA-3

"In 2018, there were .14 new HIV infections per 1,000 uninfected population in Kazakhstan" (p 45).
May 24, 2021, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Kazakhstan was 72.9 per 10,000 population" (p 60).
May 24, 2021, 2:06 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Kazakhstan was 72.9 per 10,000 population" (p 60).
May 24, 2021, 1:55 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

In 2016, the prevalence of anaemia in women of reporducticve age (15-49 years) in Kazakhstan was 30.7% (p 68).
April 29, 2021, 4:15 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: PW-PRACTICE-3

"Shynar-apai, a housewife that is 57-year-old lives beyond your southern Kazakh town of Shymkent, claims she does not mind polygamous marriages 'one bit.' Shynar-apai stocks a sizeable home, five young ones, and two other women to her husband — her spouse’s younger spouses... She says as they treat all wives equally and are able to provide financial support for all of [them]... 'All [call] us, the 3 wives, ‘mother.’ We head to places together and simply take turns in doing housework.'... Shynar-apai claims she prefers males that are freely polygamous to those people who have affairs and lie about them. These mistresses are said by her and kids 'have no...more
April 29, 2021, 4:10 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: PW-PRACTICE-3

"Kazakhstan’s parliament has twice debated the legalization of polygamy. In 2001, the legislature discussed proposals to amend the constitution to enable males to formally register their tokals as appropriate partners. Polygamy supporters argued that such legislation would acknowledge a commonly accepted training, however the proposition had been however refused. A bill on 'Marriage and Family' trying to legalize polygamous marriages returned to parliament in 2008. But yet again it neglected to pass after coming under strong critique from feminine lawmakers, particularly Bakhyt Syzdykova, a deputy that is young female’s liberties activist. 'If you’d like to legalize polygamy then you definitely would also need to legalize polyandrous marriages — ladies having...more
April 29, 2021, 3:51 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: PW-DATA-1

"It stays confusing exactly exactly how extensive polygamy is among Kazakhs, as formal statistics showing the trend. In one single unofficial poll carried out by Kazakh news, a lot more than 40 % of male participants had been in support of polygamy. Among feminine participants, some 20 % are not contrary to the concept" (para 7).
April 29, 2021, 3:42 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: PW-LAW-1

"Technically, polygamy is unlawful in Kazakhstan, and has now been from the time Soviet authorities banned it 90 years back this month. But while somewhere else in Central Asia having numerous partners is a criminal offenses,|offense that is criminal holding a maximum penalty of couple of years in jail, in Kazakhstan polygamy happens to be decriminalized since 1998" (para 4).
April 29, 2021, 2:16 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: PW-PRACTICE-3

"Sholpan, 54, (not her real name) has known for the last six years that her husband has someone else in his life. This woman is not just a mistress; she has the status of a tokal, or unofficial wife. Sholpans’s hopes that the relationship would fizzle out have come to nothing. The tokal, who is just a few years older than their daughter, now frequently replaces her at social and business events... 'I could have ended [my marriage] but I don’t want my child, our friends and relatives to know that I chose to give in,' Sholpan said. 'My daughter said she just wanted to leave the country after she...more
April 29, 2021, 12:54 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: PW-DATA-1

"Lawmaker Irina Unzhakova, a member of the national state committee on women’s rights, family and demographic policy, said there were no government statistics on polygamy" (para 17).
April 29, 2021, 12:48 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: PW-LAW-1

"Although polygamy is prohibited by law in Kazakstan, the custom of taking an extra wife remains widespread" (para 6).
April 19, 2021, 4:21 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Algeria, Angola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Botswana, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, China, Comoros, Djibouti, East Timor, Eritrea, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Israel, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Nigeria, North Korea, Oman, Palestine, Philippines, Qatar, Russia, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-2

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April 19, 2021, 3:55 p.m.
Countries: Algeria, Armenia, Bahamas, Botswana, Brunei, Cape Verde, Chile, Fiji, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Macedonia, Montenegro, Namibia, Oman, Rwanda, South Africa, Swaziland, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan
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: Kazakhstan
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 100% of births in Kazakhstan were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 45).
April 7, 2021, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"In 2016, the life expectancy at birth in Kazakhstan was 66.8 years for males and 75.3 years for females" (p 44).
April 2, 2021, 9:47 a.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"In 2018, the under-five mortality rate in Kazakhstan was 10 per 1000 live births" (p 45).
March 31, 2021, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Kazakhstan was 10 per 100,000 live births" (p 45).
March 31, 2021, 3:22 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Kazakhstan was 10 per 100,000 live births" (p 45).
March 30, 2021, 7:31 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: DACH-DATA-3

"From 2010-2019 the proportion of women in Kazakhstan of reproductive age who have their need for family planning satified with modern methods is 73.2%" (p 52).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Kazakhstan is 25.6 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 52).
March 8, 2021, 9:44 a.m.
Countries: Albania, Algeria, Angola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, China, Comoros, Cuba, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Georgia, Ghana, Indonesia, Israel, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Lithuania, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mongolia, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Philippines, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Suriname, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uganda, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-1

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Feb. 13, 2021, 12:41 p.m.
Countries: Benin, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Cameroon, Chad, Colombia, Gabon, Gambia, Guatemala, Haiti, India, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mali, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Uzbekistan, Vietnam
Variables: SMES-DATA-3

Table 3: Percentage of women-headed households, rural and urban, latest available year (1990–2004) shows the difference in percentage of female headed houses between rural and urban areas (pp. 15-16).
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: 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: Kazakhstan
Variables: EWCMS-DATA-4

In Kazakhstan in 2015, women comprised 6.8% of the police force.
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

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

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