Factfulness test SRHR - Correct answers!

The correct answers are in bold text.

1. Over the last 25 years, the global maternal mortality ratio (per 100,000 live births) has:

a. Remained the same
b. Decreased by 25%
c. Decreased by 50%

2. Of the 289,000 maternal deaths that occurred in 2013, what percentage was in SubSaharan Africa?

a. 40%
b. 60%
c. 80% 

3. How many women in the world have access to Skilled Birth Attendance?

a. 40%
b. 60%
c. 80%

4. How many in-union women in the world today have access to modern contraception?

a. 40%
b. 60%
c. 80%

5. Which of these modern contraceptives is the most effective to prevent pregnancy?

a. Male condom
b. Combined oral contraceptive pill
c. Intra uterine device

6. How many new STIs infections occur in the world every day?

a. 10´000
b. 100´000
c. 1´000´000

7. Over the last 25 years, the world’s abortion rate has:

a. Decreased by 25%
b. Remained the same
c. Increased by 25%

8. Worldwide, 30-year-old men have spent 10 years in school, on average. How many years have women of the same age spent in school on average?

a. 9 years
b. 6 years
c. 3 years

9. According to the WHO, how many women in the world are exposed to violence against women?

a. 1 in 9 women
b. 1 in 6 women
c. 1 in 3 women

10. How many Somali families who have recently moved to Sweden will circumcise their daughters born in Sweden?

a. Almost all of them 
b. About half of them
c. Almost none of them

11. What proportion of all the cases of FGC are Type III (infibulation or pharaonic circumcision)?

a. 10%
b. 30%
c. 50%

12. Over the last 20 years, the number of international migrants in Europe has:

b. Remained the same
b. Increased by 25%
c. Increased by 50%

13. What is the average age of women at their first marriage in the Middle-East and Northern Africa (MENA) region? (OECD average is 28)

a. 22
b. 24
c. 26