Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :26 % (1)

Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in the last 12 months : 23 % (2)

Lifetime Non-Partner Sexual Violence : Official National Statistics Not Available

Child Marriage :33 % (3)

Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting :38 % (4)

Reports submitted by UN Human Rights Bodies:

Concluding observations of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)

Report of the Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review (UPR)

Gender Equality Indexes:

Gender Inequality Index Rank :155 (5)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :136 (6)

Côte D’Ivoire Search Data

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Le Comité National de lutte contre les Violences Basées sur le Genre

Cote d Ivoire | 2014

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Le Document de Strategie Nationale de Lutte contre les Violences Basees sur le Genre

Cote d Ivoire | 2013

Type of Measure : Policies > National strategy specific to violence against women

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Projet "Accès à la Justice" (PALAJ)

Cote d Ivoire | 2013

Type of Measure : Justice > Protocols and guidelines

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Le Projet de « Restauration des Droits des Femmes victimes de violences sexuelles lors de la crise postélectorale »

| 2012 | 2013

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Sexual harassment, Sexual violence


Enquête Démographique et de Santé et à Indicateurs Multiples

Cote d Ivoire | 2011 | 2012

Type of Measure : Research and statistical data > Violence against women module in survey

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Document De Politique Nationale Sur L’égalité Des Chances, L’équité Et Le Genre

Cote d Ivoire | 2009

Type of Measure : Policies > Inclusion of violence against women in other national plan/strategy

Form of Violence : Sexual violence


Campagnes De Sensibilisation À La Violence À L’égard Des Femmes

Cote d Ivoire | 2008

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Sexual violence


Un Centre Pilote De Prise En Charge Integree Des Victimes De Violence Sexuelle

Cote d Ivoire | 2008

Type of Measure : Social services > Shelter/Safe accommodation

Form of Violence : Sexual violence


Les Activités Pour La Prise En Compte Des Questions De Violence Basées Sur Le Genre Dans Les Curricula Scolaires

Cote d Ivoire | 2008

Type of Measure : Education > Formal education

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Équipe En Charge Des Victimes De Violence Basée Sur Le Genre Dans La Commune D'attiécoubé À Abidjan

Cote d Ivoire | 2008

Type of Measure : Police > Protocols and guidelines

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


1 - 10 of 25 Results

(1) Proportion of ever-partnered women aged 15-49 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence at least once in their lifetime. Source: Institut National de la Statistique (INS) et ICF International, 2012. Enquête Démographique et de Santé et à Indicateurs Multiples de Côte d’Ivoire 2011-2012. Calverton, Maryland, USA: INS et ICF International.


(2) Proportion of ever-partnered women aged 15-49 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence in the last 12 months. Source: Institut National de la Statistique (INS) et ICF International, 2012. Enquête Démographique et de Santé et à Indicateurs Multiples de Côte d’Ivoire 2011-2012. Calverton, Maryland, USA: INS et ICF International.


(3) Percentage of women aged 20 to 24 years who were first married or in union before age 18. Source: UNICEF global databases 2016, based on DHS, MICS and other nationally representative surveys.


(4) Percentage of girls and women aged 15 to 49 years who have undergone FGM/C. Source: UNICEF global databases 2016, based on DHS, MICS and other nationally representative surveys.


(5) The Gender Inequality Index is a composite measure reflecting inequality between women and men in three different dimensions: reproductive health (maternal mortality ratio and adolescent birth rate), empowerment (share of parliamentary seats held by women and share of population with at least some secondary education), and labour market participation (labour force participation rate). Source: United Nations Development Programme, Human Development Report 2016.


(6) The Global Gender Gap Index benchmarks national gender gaps on economic, political, education and health criteria. Source: World Economic Forum, the Global Gender Gap Report 2016.