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Women, development, and demographic trends in Central America

Soledad Parada

Women, development, and demographic trends in Central America

a general overview

by Soledad Parada

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Published by United Nations, International Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women in Santo Domingo .
Written in English

  • Central America,
  • Central America.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Central America -- Social conditions.,
    • Fertility, Human -- Central America.,
    • Women -- Central America -- Mortality.,
    • Women in development -- Central America.,
    • Central America -- Emigration and immigration.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 33-38).

      Statementby Soledad Parada.
      ContributionsInternational Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women.
      LC ClassificationsHQ1467 .P37 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination38 p. ;
      Number of Pages38
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1983054M
      LC Control Number90229852

        Demographic Transition Stage 4 Case Study: Argentina Since the middle of the 19th Century, Argentina has maintained a strong economy, keeping on par with Western Europe and North America. Much of the country’s development in economic and social mobility has been steady, combining with the technological and medical advances that allow for a. Women make up the vast majority of primary school teachers in Central America. They receive salaries far below what almost everyone agrees would be an acceptable wage for a professional. They are expected to attend weekend and vacation in-service training sessions, and are expected to figure out childcare, transportation, and food.

      With the collaboration of nine specialists on urban aspects, the book’s coordinator reviews major trends of Latin America’s urbanization, especially after World War II. Effects of the debt crisis during the s are thoroughly analyzed, mainly relying on data from the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC). Key demographic indicators for Central Asia: Under-Five Mortality Rate, Population.

      World ertility atterns 3 Global fertility is now children per woman According to the results of the Revision of World Population Prospects, total fertility is now children per.   In Latin America, violence against women and girls is pervasive and practiced with relative impunity. According to a November United Nations Development Program Report, Latin America has the highest rate in the world of gender-based sexual violence against women, and in Central America two of every three women killed are victims of femicide, while the Economic Commission for Latin America.

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