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Latest items for Papua New Guinea

Sept. 13, 2021, 11:20 a.m.
Countries: Algeria, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Barbados, Belize, Bhutan, Botswana, Burundi, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Rep, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, Cyprus, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Fiji, Finland, Gambia, Georgia, Greece, Guyana, India, Ireland, Israel, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Latvia, Liberia, Lithuania, Malawi, Malta, Mongolia, Mozambique, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Qatar, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Somalia, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Trinidad/Tobago, Tunisia, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Zambia
Variables: LRW-SCALE-12

1.0
June 15, 2021, 10:20 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Botswana, Brunei, Burundi, Comoros, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Haiti, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Papua New Guinea, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: PW-SCALE-1

3.0
May 24, 2021, 2:10 p.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 56% of births in Papua New Guinea were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 47).
May 24, 2021, 2:08 p.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea
Variables: ISTD-DATA-3

"In 2018, there were .26 new HIV infections per 1,000 uninfected population in Papua New Guinea" (p 47).
May 24, 2021, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Papua New Guinea was 4.5 per 10,000 population" (p 62).
May 24, 2021, 2:06 p.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Papua New Guinea was 4.5 per 10,000 population" (p 62).
May 24, 2021, 1:55 p.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

In 2016, the prevalence of anaemia in women of reporducticve age (15-49 years) in Papua New Guinea was 36.6% (p 70).
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: Afghanistan, Albania, Angola, Bahrain, Brazil, Central African Rep, Colombia, Cuba, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Gabon, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Papua New Guinea, Russia, Senegal, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Uganda, Zimbabwe
Variables: AOM-SCALE-3

3.0
April 19, 2021, 3:54 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Bahamas, Belarus, Brazil, Brunei, Central African Rep, Colombia, Cuba, Djibouti, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Gabon, Laos, Lesotho, Oman, Papua New Guinea, Senegal, Somalia, South Africa, Uganda, Zimbabwe
Variables: AOM-SCALE-2

1.0
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Papua New 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: Papua New Guinea
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 56% of births in Papua New Guinea were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 47).
April 7, 2021, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"In 2016, the life expectancy at birth in Papua New Guinea was 63.6 years for males and 68.3 years for females" (p 46).
April 2, 2021, 9:47 a.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"In 2018, the under-five mortality rate in Papua New Guinea was 48 per 1000 live births" (p 47).
March 31, 2021, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Papua New Guinea was 145 per 100,000 live births" (p 47).
March 31, 2021, 3:22 p.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Papua New Guinea was 145 per 100,000 live births" (p 47).
March 30, 2021, 7:40 p.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2020 the maternal mortality ratio for women in Papua New Guinea was 145 per 100,000 live births" (p 47).
March 30, 2021, 7:31 p.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea
Variables: DACH-DATA-3

"From 2010-2019 the proportion of women in Papua New Guinea of reproductive age who have their need for family planning satified with modern methods is 49.2%" (p 54).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Papua New Guinea is 68.0 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 54).
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
Jan. 3, 2021, 12:53 p.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea
Variables: EWCMS-LAW-2

Papua New Guinea does not have conscription.
Dec. 31, 2020, 5:34 p.m.
Countries: Colombia, Papua New Guinea
Variables: MURDER-PRACTICE-1

"Elderly and very young women have been burnt and stoned to death in Nepal, Papua New Guinea and Colombia" (para 3).
Dec. 30, 2020, 1:07 p.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea
Variables: EWCMS-LAW-1

“Currently there are no females in the combat units [in Papua New Guinea.]”
Nov. 20, 2020, 8:54 p.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea
Variables: DTCP-LAW-1

"Even though customary law is subordinate to the Constitution and statutory laws, it is the main law applicable in the village courts, resulting in continuing discrimination against women" (Article 17).
Nov. 20, 2020, 8:49 p.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea
Variables: DV-LAW-2

HOWEVER the law stipulates that "it is not a defence to an offence [to breach a protection order] that the dependent has paid an amount of money or given other valuable consideration in accordance to his or her custom to the complainant" (8).
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

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

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

3.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

4.0