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Publication Topic(s)
Gender, Female Genital Cutting
Dara Carr and Macro International Inc. Calverton, Maryland, USA
Publication Date
September 1997
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Small PDF IconFront Matter (PDF, 526K)
Small PDF IconIntroduction (PDF, 743K)
Small PDF IconSummary of Findings (PDF, 588K)
Small PDF IconPrevalence (PDF, 1133K)
Small PDF IconAttitudes (PDF, 1144K)
Small PDF IconTypes (PDF, 793K)
Small PDF IconConditions and Health Effects (PDF, 901K)
Small PDF IconGenerational Differences (PDF, 1225K)
Small PDF IconProgram Issues (PDF, 930K)
Small PDF IconReferences (PDF, 403K)
Small PDF IconAppendix A: Tables (PDF, 1072K)
Small PDF IconAppendix B: Summary of Information Collected (PDF, 831K)
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Survey findings on female genital cutting from seven African countries with representative samples of more than 55,000 women and 1,000 men interviewed. Theses surveys were conducted between 1989 and 1996 under the auspices of the DHS program.