Country Sierra Leone
Year 2008
Type of Measure Research and statistical data > Violence against women module in survey
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C), Sexual violence, Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


In 2008, the Demographic and Health Survey conducted a survey which included a module on violence against women.  The survey report contains two chapters, namely Chapters 15 and 16, that are related to violence against women, i.e. domestic violence, sexual violence, female genital mutilation. 

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Source of Information

Website of Statistics Sierra Leone