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Account ownership at a financial institution or with a mobile-money-service provider, female (% of population ages 15+)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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FX.OWN.TOTL.FE.ZSDemirguc-Kunt et al., 2018, Global Financial Inclusion Database, World Bank.
DescriptionAccount denotes the percentage of respondents who report having an account (by themselves or together with someone else) at a bank or another type of financial institution or report personally using a mobile money service in the past 12 months (female, % age 15+).
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Account ownership at a financial institution or with a mobile-money-service provider, male (% of population ages 15+)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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FX.OWN.TOTL.MA.ZSDemirguc-Kunt et al., 2018, Global Financial Inclusion Database, World Bank.
DescriptionAccount denotes the percentage of respondents who report having an account (by themselves or together with someone else) at a bank or another type of financial institution or report personally using a mobile money service in the past 12 months (male, % age 15+).
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Adjusted net enrollment rate, primary, female (% of primary school age children)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SE.PRM.TENR.FEUNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)
DescriptionAdjusted net enrollment is the number of pupils of the school-age group for primary education, enrolled either in primary or secondary education, expressed as a percentage of the total population in that age group.
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Adjusted net enrollment rate, primary, male (% of primary school age children)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SE.PRM.TENR.MAUNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)
DescriptionAdjusted net enrollment is the number of pupils of the school-age group for primary education, enrolled either in primary or secondary education, expressed as a percentage of the total population in that age group.
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Adolescent fertility rate (births per 1,000 women ages 15-19)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SP.ADO.TFRTUnited Nations Population Division, World Population Prospects.
DescriptionAdolescent fertility rate is the number of births per 1,000 women ages 15-19.
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Age dependency ratio (% of working-age population)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SP.POP.DPNDWorld Bank staff estimates based on age distributions of United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects: 2017 Revision.
DescriptionAge dependency ratio is the ratio of dependents--people younger than 15 or older than 64--to the working-age population--those ages 15-64. Data are shown as the proportion of dependents per 100 working-age population.
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Age population, age 00, female, interpolated
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SP.POP.AG00.FE.INUnited Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects: 2017 Revision.
DescriptionAge population, female refers to female population at the specified age level. The geographical areas included in the data are the same as the data source.
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Age population, age 00, male, interpolated
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SP.POP.AG00.MA.INUnited Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects: 2017 Revision.
DescriptionAge population, male refers to male population at the specified age level. The geographical areas included in the data are the same as the data source.
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Age population, age 01, female, interpolated
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SP.POP.AG01.FE.INUnited Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects: 2017 Revision.
DescriptionAge population, female refers to female population at the specified age level. The geographical areas included in the data are the same as the data source.
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Age population, age 01, male, interpolated
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SP.POP.AG01.MA.INUnited Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects: 2017 Revision.
DescriptionAge population, male refers to male population at the specified age level. The geographical areas included in the data are the same as the data source.
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Age population, age 02, female, interpolated
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SP.POP.AG02.FE.INUnited Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects: 2017 Revision.
DescriptionAge population, female refers to female population at the specified age level. The geographical areas included in the data are the same as the data source.
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Age population, age 02, male, interpolated
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SP.POP.AG02.MA.INUnited Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects: 2017 Revision.
DescriptionAge population, male refers to male population at the specified age level. The geographical areas included in the data are the same as the data source.
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Age population, age 03, female, interpolated
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SP.POP.AG03.FE.INUnited Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects: 2017 Revision.
DescriptionAge population, female refers to female population at the specified age level. The geographical areas included in the data are the same as the data source.
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Age population, age 03, male, interpolated
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SP.POP.AG03.MA.INUnited Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects: 2017 Revision.
DescriptionAge population, male refers to male population at the specified age level. The geographical areas included in the data are the same as the data source.
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Age population, age 04, female, interpolated
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SP.POP.AG04.FE.INUnited Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects: 2017 Revision.
DescriptionAge population, female refers to female population at the specified age level. The geographical areas included in the data are the same as the data source.
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Age population, age 04, male, interpolated
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SP.POP.AG04.MA.INUnited Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects: 2017 Revision.
DescriptionAge population, male refers to male population at the specified age level. The geographical areas included in the data are the same as the data source.
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Age population, age 05, female, interpolated
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SP.POP.AG05.FE.INUnited Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects: 2017 Revision.
DescriptionAge population, female refers to female population at the specified age level. The geographical areas included in the data are the same as the data source.
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Age population, age 05, male, interpolated
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SP.POP.AG05.MA.INUnited Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects: 2017 Revision.
DescriptionAge population, male refers to male population at the specified age level. The geographical areas included in the data are the same as the data source.
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Antiretroviral therapy coverage (% of adult females living with HIV)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SH.HIV.ARTC.FE.ZSUNAIDS estimates.
DescriptionThe percentage of adult females living with HIV who are receiving antiretroviral therapy.
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Antiretroviral therapy coverage (% of adult males living with HIV)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SH.HIV.ARTC.MA.ZSUNAIDS estimates.
DescriptionThe percentage of adult males living with HIV who are receiving antiretroviral therapy.
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Birth rate, crude (per 1,000 people)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SP.DYN.CBRT.IN(1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects: 2017 Revision. (2) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (3) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (4) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Reprot (various years), (5) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database, and (6) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme.
DescriptionCrude birth rate indicates the number of live births occurring during the year, per 1,000 population estimated at midyear. Subtracting the crude death rate from the crude birth rate provides the rate of natural increase, which is equal to the rate of population change in the absence of migration.
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Births attended by skilled health staff (% of total)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SH.STA.BRTC.ZSUNICEF, State of the World's Children, Childinfo, and Demographic and Health Surveys.
DescriptionBirths attended by skilled health staff are the percentage of deliveries attended by personnel trained to give the necessary supervision, care, and advice to women during pregnancy, labor, and the postpartum period; to conduct deliveries on their own; and to care for newborns.
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Cause of death, by communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions, ages 15-34, female (% relevant age)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SH.DTH.COMM.1534.FE.ZSDerived based on the data from WHO's World Health Statistics.
DescriptionNumber of female deaths ages 15 -34 due to communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions divided by number of all female deaths ages 15-34, expressed by percentage. Communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions included infectious and parasitic diseases, respiratory infections, and nutritional deficiencies such as underweight and stunting.
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Cause of death, by communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions, ages 15-34, male (% relevant age)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SH.DTH.COMM.1534.MA.ZSDerived based on the data from WHO's World Health Statistics.
DescriptionNumber of male deaths ages 15-34 due to communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions divided by number of all male deaths ages 15-34, expressed by percentage. Communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions included infectious and parasitic diseases, respiratory infections, and nutritional deficiencies such as underweight and stunting.
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Cause of death, by communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions, ages 35-59, female (% relevant age)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SH.DTH.COMM.3559.FE.ZSDerived based on the data from WHO's World Health Statistics.
DescriptionNumber of female deaths ages 35-59 due to communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions divided by number of all female deaths ages 35-59, expressed by percentage. Communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions included infectious and parasitic diseases, respiratory infections, and nutritional deficiencies such as underweight and stunting.
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Cause of death, by communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions, ages 35-59, male (% relevant age)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SH.DTH.COMM.3559.MA.ZSDerived based on the data from WHO's World Health Statistics.
DescriptionNumber of male deaths ages 35-59 due to communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions divided by number of all male deaths ages 35-59, expressed by percentage. Communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions included infectious and parasitic diseases, respiratory infections, and nutritional deficiencies such as underweight and stunting.
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Cause of death, by injury, ages 15-34, female (% relevant age)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SH.DTH.INJR.1534.FE.ZSDerived based on the data from WHO's World Health Statistics.
DescriptionNumber of female deaths ages 15-34 due to injury divided by number of all female deaths ages 15-34, expressed by percentage. Injury includes unintentional and intentional injuries.
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Cause of death, by injury, ages 15-34, male (% relevant age)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SH.DTH.INJR.1534.MA.ZSDerived based on the data from WHO's World Health Statistics.
DescriptionNumber of male deaths ages 15-34 due to injury divided by number of all male deaths ages 15-34, expressed by percentage. Injury includes unintentional and intentional injuries.
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Cause of death, by injury, ages 35-59, female (% relevant age)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SH.DTH.INJR.3559.FE.ZSDerived based on the data from WHO's World Health Statistics.
DescriptionNumber of female deaths ages 35-59 due to injury divided by number of all female deaths ages 35-59, expressed by percentage. Injury includes unintentional and intentional injuries.
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Cause of death, by injury, ages 35-59, male (% relevant age)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SH.DTH.INJR.3559.MA.ZSDerived based on the data from WHO's World Health Statistics.
DescriptionNumber of male deaths ages 35-59 due to injury divided by number of all male deaths ages 35-59, expressed by percentage. Injury includes unintentional and intentional injuries.
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Cause of death, by non-communicable diseases, ages 15-34, female (% relevant age)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SH.DTH.NCOM.1534.FE.ZSDerived based on the data from WHO's World Health Statistics.
DescriptionNumber of female deaths ages 15-34 due to non-communicable diseases divided by number of all female deaths ages 15-34, expressed by percentage. Non-Communicable diseases include cancer, diabetes mellitus, cardiovascular diseases, digestive diseases, skin diseases, musculoskeletal diseases, and congenital anomalies.
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Cause of death, by non-communicable diseases, ages 15-34, male (% relevant age)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SH.DTH.NCOM.1534.MA.ZSDerived based on the data from WHO's World Health Statistics.
DescriptionNumber of male deaths ages 15-34 due to non-communicable diseases divided by number of all male deaths ages 15-34, expressed by percentage. Non-Communicable diseases include cancer, diabetes mellitus, cardiovascular diseases, digestive diseases, skin diseases, musculoskeletal diseases, and congenital anomalies.
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Cause of death, by non-communicable diseases, ages 35-59, female (% relevant age)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SH.DTH.NCOM.3559.FE.ZSDerived based on the data from WHO's World Health Statistics.
DescriptionNumber of female deaths ages 35-59 due to non-communicable diseases divided by number of all female deaths ages 35-59, expressed by percentage. Non-Communicable diseases include cancer, diabetes mellitus, cardiovascular diseases, digestive diseases, skin diseases, musculoskeletal diseases, and congenital anomalies.
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Cause of death, by non-communicable diseases, ages 35-59, male (% relevant age)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SH.DTH.NCOM.3559.MA.ZSDerived based on the data from WHO's World Health Statistics.
DescriptionNumber of male deaths ages 35-59 due to non-communicable diseases divided by number of all male deaths ages 35-59, expressed by percentage. Non-Communicable diseases include cancer, diabetes mellitus, cardiovascular diseases, digestive diseases, skin diseases, musculoskeletal diseases, and congenital anomalies.
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Children in employment, female (% of female children ages 7-14)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SL.TLF.0714.FE.ZSUnderstanding Children's Work project based on data from ILO, UNICEF and the World Bank.
DescriptionChildren in employment refer to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey.
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Children in employment, male (% of male children ages 7-14)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SL.TLF.0714.MA.ZSUnderstanding Children's Work project based on data from ILO, UNICEF and the World Bank.
DescriptionChildren in employment refer to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey.
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Children out of school, primary, female
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SE.PRM.UNER.FEUNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)
DescriptionChildren out of school are the number of primary-school-age children not enrolled in primary or secondary school.
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Children out of school, primary, male
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SE.PRM.UNER.MAUNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)
DescriptionChildren out of school are the number of primary-school-age children not enrolled in primary or secondary school.
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Completeness of birth registration, female (%)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SP.REG.BRTH.FE.ZSUNICEF's State of the World's Children based mostly on household surveys and ministry of health data.
DescriptionCompleteness of birth registration is the percentage of children under age 5 whose births were registered at the time of the survey. The numerator of completeness of birth registration includes children whose birth certificate was seen by the interviewer or whose mother or caretaker says the birth has been registered.
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Completeness of birth registration, male (%)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SP.REG.BRTH.MA.ZSUNICEF's State of the World's Children based mostly on household surveys and ministry of health data.
DescriptionCompleteness of birth registration is the percentage of children under age 5 whose births were registered at the time of the survey. The numerator of completeness of birth registration includes children whose birth certificate was seen by the interviewer or whose mother or caretaker says the birth has been registered.
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Contraceptive prevalence, any methods (% of women ages 15-49)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SP.DYN.CONU.ZSUNICEF's State of the World's Children and Childinfo, United Nations Population Division's World Contraceptive Use, household surveys including Demographic and Health Surveys and Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys.
DescriptionContraceptive prevalence rate is the percentage of women who are practicing, or whose sexual partners are practicing, any form of contraception. It is usually measured for women ages 15-49 who are married or in union.
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Contraceptive prevalence, modern methods (% of women ages 15-49)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SP.DYN.CONM.ZSHousehold surveys, including Demographic and Health Surveys and Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys. Largely compiled by United Nations Population Division.
DescriptionContraceptive prevalence rate is the percentage of women who are practicing, or whose sexual partners are practicing, at least one modern method of contraception. It is usually measured for women ages 15-49 who are married or in union. Modern methods of contraception include female and male sterilization, oral hormonal pills, the intra-uterine device (IUD), the male condom, injectables, the implant (including Norplant), vaginal barrier methods, the female condom and emergency contraception.
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Contributing family workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SL.FAM.WORK.FE.ZSInternational Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in April 2019.
DescriptionContributing family workers are those workers who hold "self-employment jobs" as own-account workers in a market-oriented establishment operated by a related person living in the same household.
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Contributing family workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SL.FAM.WORK.MA.ZSInternational Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in April 2019.
DescriptionContributing family workers are those workers who hold "self-employment jobs" as own-account workers in a market-oriented establishment operated by a related person living in the same household.
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Cost of business start-up procedures, female (% of GNI per capita)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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IC.REG.COST.PC.FE.ZSWorld Bank, Doing Business project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/).
DescriptionCost to register a business is normalized by presenting it as a percentage of gross national income (GNI) per capita.
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Cost of business start-up procedures, male (% of GNI per capita)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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IC.REG.COST.PC.MA.ZSWorld Bank, Doing Business project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/).
DescriptionCost to register a business is normalized by presenting it as a percentage of gross national income (GNI) per capita.
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Death rate, crude (per 1,000 people)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SP.DYN.CDRT.IN(1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects: 2017 Revision. (2) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (3) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (4) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Reprot (various years), (5) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database, and (6) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme.
DescriptionCrude death rate indicates the number of deaths occurring during the year, per 1,000 population estimated at midyear. Subtracting the crude death rate from the crude birth rate provides the rate of natural increase, which is equal to the rate of population change in the absence of migration.
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Decision maker about a woman's own health care: mainly husband (% of women age 15-49)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SG.DMK.HLTH.HB.ZSDemographic and Health Surveys (DHS)
DescriptionDecision maker about women own health care: mainly husband is Percentage of currently married women aged 15-49 for whom the decision maker for their own health care is mainly the husband
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Decision maker about a woman's own health care: mainly wife  (% of women age 15-49)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SG.DMK.HLTH.WF.ZSDemographic and Health Surveys (DHS)
DescriptionDecision maker about women own health care: mainly wife is Percentage of currently married women aged 15-49 for whom the decision maker for their own health care is mainly the respondent
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Decision maker about a woman's own health care: other (% of women age 15-49)
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Database NameGender Statistics
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SG.DMK.HLTH.OT.ZSDemographic and Health Surveys (DHS)
DescriptionDecision maker about women own health care: other is Percentage of currently married women aged 15-49 for whom the decision maker for their own health care is recorded as 'other'
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