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

"In 2020, 88% of births in Namibia were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 47).
May 24, 2021, 2:08 p.m.
Countries: Namibia
Variables: ISTD-DATA-3

"In 2018, there were 2.82 new HIV infections per 1,000 uninfected population in Namibia" (p 47).
May 24, 2021, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Namibia
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Namibia was 19.5 per 10,000 population" (p 62).
May 24, 2021, 2:06 p.m.
Countries: Namibia
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Namibia was 19.5 per 10,000 population" (p 62).
May 24, 2021, 1:55 p.m.
Countries: Namibia
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

In 2016, the prevalence of anaemia in women of reporducticve age (15-49 years) in Namibia was 23.2% (p 70).
May 14, 2021, 10:35 p.m.
Countries: Namibia
Variables: PW-LAW-1

"While polygamous marriages are not recognized as legal under civil marriage laws of Namibia, a bill was successfully passed in 2003, based on the model in South Africa, which recognises polygamous marriages under customary law, providing a large amount of benefits to polygamous unions, ranging from inheritance rights custody of children" (para 1).
April 22, 2021, 2:51 a.m.
Countries: Namibia
Variables: IIP-PRACTICE-2

"The Labour Act 11 of 2007 prohibits discrimination on a range of grounds and specifically addresses sexual harassment in the workplace (although omitting any mention of non-sexual forms of harassment which cannot be classified as discrimination). Sexual harassment cases are rarely reported, for fear of victimization and loss of employment. There are anecdotal reports of sexual harassment of women, including in the police force, Namibia Defence Force, the mining sector and construction industries, where some fear to report such incidents for fear of being seen as not being fit for a “man’s job” or fear of further harassment and stigmatization" (Page 7).
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: Namibia
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 88% of births in Namibia were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 47).
April 7, 2021, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Namibia
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"In 2016, the life expectancy at birth in Namibia was 61.1 years for males and 66.1 years for females" (p 46).
April 2, 2021, 9:47 a.m.
Countries: Namibia
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"In 2018, the under-five mortality rate in Namibia was 40 per 1000 live births" (p 47).
March 31, 2021, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Namibia
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Nambia was 195 per 100,000 live births" (p 47).
March 31, 2021, 3:22 p.m.
Countries: Namibia
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Nambia was 195 per 100,000 live births" (p 47).
March 30, 2021, 7:40 p.m.
Countries: Namibia
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2020 the maternal mortality ratio for women in Nambia was 195 per 100,000 live births" (p 47).
March 30, 2021, 7:36 p.m.
Countries: Namibia
Variables: DV-DATA-1

"From 2010-2017 in Namibia 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 20%" (p 70).
March 30, 2021, 7:31 p.m.
Countries: Namibia
Variables: DACH-DATA-3

"From 2010-2019 the proportion of women in Namibia of reproductive age who have their need for family planning satified with modern methods is 80.4%" (p 54).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Namibia
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Namibia is 63.9 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 54).
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, 1:42 p.m.
Countries: Botswana, Central African Rep, Cote D'Ivoire, Ghana, Malawi, Namibia, Senegal, Togo, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: CWC-DATA-2

Figure 2: Women-headed households in urban and rural areas in selected African Countries shows the percentage of female headed houses in rural versus urban areas in several countries (pp. 15).
Feb. 13, 2021, 12:41 p.m.
Countries: Burkina Faso, Central African Rep, Cote D'Ivoire, Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Senegal, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: SMES-DATA-3

Figure 2: Women-headed households in urban and rural areas in selected African Countries shows the percentage of female headed houses in rural versus urban areas in several countries (pp. 15). 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: 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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