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Document Type
Comparative Reports
Publication Topic(s)
Female Genital Cutting
Language
English
Author(s)
P. Stanley Yoder, Shanxiao Wang and ICF International, Calverton, Maryland, USA
Publication Date
September 2013
Publication ID
CR33

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Abstract:

Comparative reports are descriptive in their approach, contrasting findings from many countries to search for trends and patterns in important health and population indicators. The reports serve largely as reference documents and typically draw on all available DHS (and sometimes other) data collected over a recent time period.