Standard DHS Individual Recode Files for Guinea, Eritrea, Mali, Sierra Leone, Gambia, Mauritania, Ethiopia, Chad, Côte d'Ivoire, Senegal, Nigeria, and Niger
“My visualization shows the prevalence of FGM in sub-Saharan Africa and the underlying normative beliefs. Further, it is intended to stimulate reflection and to give information on whether there is a correlation between the person performing FGM and age at circumcision as well as between form of FGM and mortality.”
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