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Table 8 Girls at risk of different types of FGM/C

From: Estimating the magnitude of female genital mutilation/cutting in Norway: an extrapolation model

Country Low FGM/C risk scenario High FGM/C risk scenario
Type III Other types Type III Other types
Cameroon 0 0 0 0
Côte d’Ivoire 0 a a a
Djibouti a a a a
Egypt a 69 a 111
Eritrea 60 118 221 433
Ethiopia a 87 20 399
Gambia a 17 a 126
Ghana 0 a 0 a
Guinea a 30 a 45
Iraq 0 116 0 284
Kenya a 22 a 28
Liberia 0 50 0 77
Nigeria 0 a a 28
Senegal 0 a a a
Sierra Leone a 61 11 94
Somalia 1634 516 4319 1364
Sudan 124 44 210 74
Togo 0 0 0 0
Uganda 0 a 0 a
United Republic of Tanzania 0 a 0 a
Yemen 0 a 0 a
Other countriesb 0 a a a
Total 1842 1157 4811 3118
% 61 % 39 % 61 % 39 %
  1. aMore than 0 and less than 10 per category
  2. bCountries with less than 20 in total: Benin, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Chad, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Mauritania and Niger