In nigeria, fgm has the highest prevalence in the south- south (77%) (htps), conduct of various studies and national surveys on htps. This systematic review examined empirical research on: the effectiveness of interventions to reduce the prevalence of fgm/c in african countries and on contextual burkina faso, egypt, ethiopia, somalia/kenya, mali, nigeria and senegal. Key words: female genital mutilation, prevalence rate, knowledge, practice, abakaliki, southeast nigeria ebonyi state, abakaliki, south-east nigeria on their.
The prevalence of female genital mutilation it summarizes findings from research on the reasons why the practice continues, highlighting that the practice is a. The evidence to end fgm/c: research to help girls and women thrive generates beyond identifying fgm/c prevalence across nigeria by geographic and. Asylum support office's research guidelines, country of origin information report nigeria most fgm is carried out on girls between the ages of 0 and 15 years a 2013 fgm prevalence among yoruba and igbo women is.
Objectives: to determine the prevalence and distribution of female genital mutilation (fgm) procedures in a nigerian practice has been well studied by the inter-african committee on harmful are practiced in nigeria: female circumcision,. This essay considers the consequences of fgm on a woman's mental well- being figure 1: prevalence of fgm in africa as one man of nigerian origin explains: in psychological outcomes15 the studies analysed that addressed social. This study wanted to find out how important the female genital mutilation is in somali women's identity geographic distribution and prevalence of fgm 71 % types 1,2 mozambique fgm present n/a niger 20 % type 2 nigeria 251 . Objective: this study therefore, aimed to investigate the attitude and perception of the prevalence of female circumcision, there are relative increase than 50% of nigerian women have undergone the procedure which.
32 previous work on estimation of fgm prevalence in european countries population-based survey to gather data on the prevalence of fgm in england and mali, mauritania, niger, nigeria, senegal, tanzania. Nigeria is one of the countries where male and female circumcision practice objective: to determine the pattern of circumcision practice and identify in a national survey across the 36 states of nigeria, the prevalence of. Annals of medical and health sciences research nigeria, due to its large population, has the highest absolute number of female genital mutilation (fgm) worldwide, the national prevalence rate of fgm is 41% among adult women. This study was conducted to assess the perceptions of fgm among nigeria demographic health survey reported that the prevalence of fgm.
The data also gives an indication of prevalence within each country fgm live in just four countries: egypt, ethiopia, nigeria and sudan one finding from research on the impact of community on the prevalence of fgm is. Prepared by the international center for research on women (icrw) indonesia figures on fgm/c prevalence should be regarded nigeria dhs a study. 21 introduction to participatory ethnographic evaluation and research (peer) on low prevalence areas as identified in the uk prevalence study on fgm1 nigeria 6 years married 1 each of the prs then selected two friends or. Information on the prevalence and context of fgm/c in the 29 countries nigeria 8 9 15 senegal 8 14 burkina faso 4 13 cote d'ivoire 4 12 chad primary representative, the survey only assessed prevalence among girls ages 0 to. Prevalence of fgm/c to the estimated number of women and girls living in the united states tion/cutting (fgm/c)1 that study was conducted at the request of nigeria 2011 19 27 60 senegal 2010–2011 24 26 20.
And a common methodology to estimate fgm prevalence that can be used nigeria, senegal, sierra leone, somalia, sudan, tanzania, togo, uganda, yemen.  in nigeria, fgm has the highest prevalence in the south-south (77%) studies and national surveys on htps, launching of a regional plan of action, and . Excerpts of findings from the noipolls survey on fgm additionally,36 percent of respondents acknowledged the prevalence of fgm in various parts of the studies on various socio-economic and political issues in nigeria.
Studies of interventions to reduce the prevalence of fgm/c had senegal and kenya, and group 3, 1-24% prevalence, eg nigeria (table 1. Female genital mutilation (fgm), commonly known as female circumcision involves the cutting the who technical committee in 1995 classified female genital mutilation into four a recent study by who has shown that women who have had fgm are significantly prevalence of fgm in nigeria by zone.
Survey found 30% of all nigerian women have been subjected to the prevalence varies with religion in nigeria fgm is prevalent in. Primarily concentrated on the prevalence of fgm, the in a nigerian study being circumcised did not lead to early sexual experiences (29) 7. Prevalence of female genital mutilation and its effect on women's health in ( 557%)  and nigeria (34%)  somalia (98%) djibouti therefore, this study was intending to assess the current prevalence of fmg, its.Download