https://www.unicef.org/press-releases/fast-facts-nine-things-you-didnt-know-about-menstruation

May 25, 2018 ... Roughly half of the female population -- around 26 per cent of the global population[i] -- are of reproductive age. Most women menstruate each ...

https://blogs.unicef.org/blog/menstruation-matters-period/

May 26, 2016 ... But menstruation is a healthy and normal part of most women's lives. ... Roughly half the female population (that's around 26% of the total population) are of a ... On World Menstrual Hygiene Day, I encourage you to share why ...

https://www.unfpa.org/news/period-shame-misinformation-linked-serious-human-rights-concerns

Jun 7, 2018 ... United Nations Population Fund ... The paper finds that menstruation taboos can keep women and girls from touching water or ... Women around the world experience limited access to sanitation facilities in the workplace.

https://www.plan.org.au/learn/who-we-are/blog/2016/05/30/menstruation-matters

May 30, 2016 ... Periods should be the most normal thing ever. Women make up 50% of the world's population and for most of them, menstruation is a monthly ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_sex_ratio

In anthropology and demography, the human sex ratio is the ratio of males to females in a ... The sex ratio for the entire world population is 102 males to 100 females (2017 est.). ... In the United States, the sex ratios at birth over the period 1970–2002 were 1.05 for the white non-Hispanic population, 1.04 for Mexican ...

https://www.bustle.com/p/7-statistics-that-show-the-startling-reality-of-period-problems-around-the-world-64399

Jun 14, 2017 ... However, period problems around the world reveal a reality in which ... is one of those organizations working to support women around world.

https://www.worldbank.org/en/news/feature/2018/05/25/menstrual-hygiene-management

May 25, 2018 ... We believe promoting menstrual hygiene management is not only a sanitation matter ... In many cultures, menstruating women are considered impure and are ... six to ten percentage points more likely to have missed at least one day of school ... Moving the Needle at the National Level and the Global Level.

https://aeon.co/essays/throughout-history-and-still-today-women-are-shamed-for-menstruating

May 2, 2017 ... All around the world, and throughout history, women have been shamed, ... is the founder of the World Menstrual Network, the author of books on .... product mail- order business 'that only half the population will ever use'.

https://mashable.com/2014/05/28/menstrual-hygiene-day/

May 28, 2014 ... May 28 marks the first-ever Menstrual Hygiene Day, an international ... comprise more than half the global female population, yet various parts of the world ... In certain cultures, menstruating women are isolated, impeding their ...

https://www.thenation.com/article/making-menstrual-health-global-issue/

Jun 19, 2018 ... Across the world, women are demanding access to feminine-hygiene products to ... That's because the seemingly banal matter of menstruation is giving .... the population and embodies a universe of challenges in women's ...