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 : Official National Statistics Not Available

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

Child Marriage :26 % (1)

Reports submitted by UN Human Rights Bodies:

Report of the Special Rapporteur on Violence against Women, its Causes and Consequences

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 :62 (2)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :27 (3)

Cuba Search Data

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Penal Code Articles 298 and 300 on Rape and Sexual Violence

Cuba | 1979

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Sexual violence


Federación de Mujeres Cubanas

Cuba | 1960

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Seguimiento y Evaluación del Servicio a Víctimas

Cuba

Type of Measure : Monitoring and Evaluation > Services

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Talleres de Reflexión

Cuba

Type of Measure : Health > Training, Justice > Training, Police > Training

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Casas de Orientación a la Mujer y la Familia

Cuba

Type of Measure : Social services > Longer term support (Education, Employment, Housing and Financial)

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Oficinas de Atención a la Población de la FMC

Cuba

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms, Social services > Psycho-social counselling

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Material: Modalidades de ayuda a las mujeres víctimas de violencia de pareja

Cuba

Type of Measure : Health > Protocols and guidelines, Education > Non-formal education

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Estrategia de Comunicación Social para la Sensibilización de la Población en Violencia

Cuba

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


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(1) Percentage of women aged 20 to 24 years who were first married or in union before age 18. Source: UNICEF global databases, 2018, based on Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS), Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS) and other nationally representative surveys.


(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 2015.


(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.