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July 17, 2021, 10:03 p.m.
Countries: Philippines
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"As of 2019, the Philippines recorded 55 births annually per 1,000 women aged 15 to 19, according to the World Bank. To put that in perspective, the global average for that age group is 41.6 births per 1,000 women, according to the World Bank; in the US, that figure is 16.7. 'We have so many 15-year-olds who give birth in our wards, and their partners are 30, even 40 years old," said Madrid. "When we look at our statistics in our women and children's protection units (in hospitals) ... we find that the age where we have the highest incidence of sexual abuse is 13 to 15. It's a mountain...more
July 16, 2021, 1:54 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
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"The whole city [Hanoi] has achieved alternative birth rates (the average number of children per woman of childbearing age TFR: 2.1 children, the birth rate decreased annually, but not evenly, since the birth rate in 18 districts / towns remains high)" (para 4). "The number of births in the whole city in 2020 is 121,639 children, the birth rate reached 14.75% which is down 0.25% compared to 2019 (exceeding the target). The number of births of the third child or more was 8,382 children, reaching a rate of 6.89% up 0.39% compared to 2019" (para 5). "The average number of children per woman of childbearing age has plummeted from 6.39...more
June 25, 2021, 9:20 p.m.
Countries: Finland
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"The number of babies born in Finland has been dropping for the past nine years. Last year, 45,597 babies were born in the country— the lowest number since a famine struck in 1868." (Para 8)
June 25, 2021, 6:09 p.m.
Countries: China
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"Birthrates in minority-dominated counties in the region plummeted from 2015 to 2018, based on Mr. Zenz’s calculations. Several of these counties have stopped publishing population data, but Mr. Zenz calculated that the birthrates in minority areas probably continued to fall in 2019 by just over 50 percent from 2018, based on figures from other counties" (para 26).
June 9, 2021, 8:43 p.m.
Countries: Poland
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"According to the data of the World Health Organization (WHO), around 60–80 million couples in the world are permanently or periodically affected by this problem. It is estimated that in high-developed countries the problem of infertility concerns 10–12 per cent of population of women and men of reproductive age. In Poland, this percentage is similar, which means that there are between 1.2 and 1.3 million couples faced with infertility" (65).
April 26, 2021, 11:49 a.m.
Countries: Italy
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"from 1961 to 2005, there has been the record of halving the average number of children per woman, along with the increased average maternal age at first birth" (12). "Italy is characterised by a greater life expectancy, as a result of the increase in the elderly, 'big seniors' and a slight rise of the child-birth rate, depending mainly on the birth of foreign babies in Italy" (83). "we have witnessed in recent years a marked decrease in the birth rate. Currently, the average number of children per Italian is 1.2: a figure among the lowest in the world" (83). "As for spontaneous abortion, the phenomenon is increasing: The figure of...more
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Macedonia
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Macedonia is 15.1 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 54).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
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"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Luxembourg is 4.0 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 52).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
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"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Slovenia is 4.1 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 54).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Botswana
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"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Botswana is 50.0 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 50).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Japan
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"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Japan is 3.4 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 50).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Panama
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"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Panama is 75.9 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 54).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Bolivia
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"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Bolivia is 71.0 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 50).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Libya
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"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Libya is 10.9 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 52).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Armenia
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"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Armenia is 21.2 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 50).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Romania
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"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Romania is 38.1 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 54).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in South Korea is 1.0 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 54).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Iceland
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"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Iceland is 6.0 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 52).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Costa Rica
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"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Costa Rica is 50.4 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 50).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Finland
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"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Finland is 4.9 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 52).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
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"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Honduras is 88.7 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 52).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Malawi
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"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Malawi is 137.6 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 52).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Thailand
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"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Thailand is 37.8 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 56).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Bahamas
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"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Bahamas is 29.0 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 50).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Nigeria
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"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Nigeria is 106.0 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 54).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Bosnia-Herzegovina
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"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Bosnia-Herzegovina is 11.0 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 50).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Rwanda
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"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Rwanda is 41.0 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 54).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Pakistan
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"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Pakistan is 46.0 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 54).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Nepal
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Nepal is 88.2 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 54).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: United Kingdom
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in United Kingdom is 12.4 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 56).