Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :Official National Statistics Not Available

Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in the last 12 months : 1 % (1)

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

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 :18 (2)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :35 (3)

Canada Search Data

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Ontario: Interpreter Support Services

Canada | 2008

Type of Measure : Social services > Shelter/Safe accommodation, Justice > Protocols and guidelines

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Domestic Violence Court Program

Canada | 2005 | 2006

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms, Budgets > Government allocation, Justice > Protocols and guidelines

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Manitoba’s Domestic Violence Front End Project

Canada | 2005

Type of Measure : Justice > Protocols and guidelines

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Manitoba: Domestic Violence Front End Project

Canada | 2003

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Regulations, Justice > Protocols and guidelines

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Dedicated Domestic Violence Courts

Canada | 1990

Type of Measure : Justice > Protocols and guidelines

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Help Centers for Victims of Crimes

Canada

Type of Measure : Budgets > Government allocation, Justice > Protocols and guidelines

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Tools and Resources to Prevent Violence against Women

Canada

Type of Measure : Justice > Protocols and guidelines

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


(1) Proportion of currently-partnered women aged over 15 years experiencing physical and/or sexual violence by current partner in the last 12 months. Source: Statistics Canada, 2011. Family Violence in Canada: A Statistical Profile. Catalogue no. 85-224-X. Ottawa


(2) 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.


(3) 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.