An Exploration of Methods to Estimate the Number of Immigrant Girls and Women at Risk of Female Genital Mutilation or Cutting in Canada

Articles and reports: 11-633-X2023002

Description: This report explores four potential methods of estimating the number of girls and women currently living in Canada who are considered at risk for female genital mutilation or cutting (FGM/C) based on their (and their parents’) country of birth. In this report, “at risk for FGM/C” broadly means at risk of having experienced FGM/C or of experiencing it in the future.
Issue Number: 2023002
Frequency: Occasional
Author(s): Findlay, Leanne; Bougie, Evelyne; Kohen, Dafna; Frank, Kristyn
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