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Table 4 Estimated number of women with FGM/C and prevalence of FGM/C among asylum applicants. Italy 2014–2016

From: Female genital mutilation/cutting in Italy: an enhanced estimation for first generation migrant women based on 2016 survey data

Country Asylum applications
2014–2016
Expected asylum applicants with FGM/C and confidence interval Prevalence of FGM/C among asylum applicants and confidence interval 
Nigeria 12,305 9928 (9078;10,778) 80.7 (73.8; 87.6)
Egypt 75 42 (36;48) 55.7(47.5; 63.8)
Somalia 950 816 (706;926) 85.9 (74.3;97.5)
Eritrea 1960 899 (666;1133) 45.9 (34;57.8)
Ethiopia 175 93 (89;96) 52.9 (50.8; 55.0)
Senegal 275 75 (45;106) 27.4 (16.3; 38.5)
Burkina Faso 40 27 (24;30) 67.7 (59.4; 76.1)
Côte d’Ivoire 1210 145 (34;257) 12.0 (2.8; 21.2)
Guinea 130 92 (87;94) 71.1 (67.2;72.7)
Sierra Leone 90 66 (66;67) 73.9(72.8;74.9)
Sudan 30 27 (26;27) 89.6 (88.3;90.9)
Mali 195 179 (176;181) 91.8 (90.5;93.1)
Indonesia 0 0 (0;0) 0.0 (0.0;0.0)
Ghana 275 2 (2;3) 0.8 (0.6;1.1)
Mauritania 10 5 (5;5) 52.4 (50.8;54)
Gambia, The 280 195 (190;200) 69.8 (68;71.6)
Kenya 60 9 (9;10) 15.5 (14.8;16.7)
Guinea-Bissau 5 5 (5;5) 91.8 (90.5;93.1)
Liberia 15 4 (4;4) 26.6 (25;28.2)
Togo 45 0 (0;1) 1.1(0.8; 1.4)
Benin 20 0 (0;0) 2.2(1.9; 2.5)
Iraq 220 7 (7;8) 3.4 (3.1; 3.6)
Chad 5 1 (1;1) 23.1 (22.6;19.2)
Tanzania 5 0 (0;0) 0 (0.0; 0.0)
Yemen 10 2 (1;2) 15.0 (14;16.1)
Cameroon 665 3 (1;4) 0.4 (0.2;0.6)
Uganda 25 0 (0;0) 0.0 (0;0)
Niger 20 0 (0;0) 0.0 (0;0)
Central African Republic 15 2 (2;3) 12.3 (11.3;17.6)
Djibouti 0 0 (0;0) 0.0 (0;0)
South Sudan 0 0 (0;0) 0.0 (0;0)
Total 19,110 12,626 (11,260;13,990) 66.1 (58.9;73.2)
  1. Source: Authors’ elaboration from FGM-Prev Survey DHS/MICS/PHS/HHS surveys and Eurostat data