Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :14 % (1)

Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in the last 12 months : 7 % (2)

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

Child Marriage :23 % (3)

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 :73 (4)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :66 (5)

Mexico Search Data

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Estándar de Competencia “Coordinación de Refugios para Mujeres Víctimas de Violencia, sus Hijas e Hijos”

Mexico | 2014

Type of Measure : Social services > Shelter/Safe accommodation, Health > Training

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Artículo 17 de la Constitución

Mexico | 2014

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Articulo 1 de la Constitución

Mexico | 2014

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Artículo 22 de la Constitución

Mexico | 2014

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Programa Integral para Prevenir, Atender, Sancionar y Erradicar la Violencia Contra las Mujeres

Mexico | 2014 | 2018

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

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Evaluación del diseño de los modelos de prevención, atención, sanción y erradicación de violencia contra las mujeres e identificación de mejores prácticas

Mexico | 2013

Type of Measure : Monitoring and Evaluation > Policies

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Línea Telefónica 01 800 "Háblalo"

Mexico | 2013

Type of Measure : Social services > Hotline/Helpline

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Protocolo para Juzgar con Perspectiva de Género

Mexico | 2013

Type of Measure : Justice > Protocols and guidelines

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls



Programa Acciones para la Igualdad de Género con Población Indígena

Mexico | 2012 | 2013

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

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


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(1) Proportion of women aged over 15 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence at least once in their lifetime. Source: El Instituto Nacional de las Mujeres (INMUJERES) y el Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía (INEGI). Encuesta Nacional sobre la Dinamica de las Relaciones en los Hogares, 2011.


(2) Proportion of women aged over 15 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence in the last 12 months. Source: El Instituto Nacional de las Mujeres (INMUJERES) y el Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía (INEGI). Encuesta Nacional sobre la Dinamica de las Relaciones en los Hogares, 2011.


(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) 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.


(5) 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.