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 :18 % (1)

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 :104 (2)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :96 (3)

Paraguay Search Data

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Estrategia Nacional de Seguridad Ciudadana

Paraguay | 2014

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

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Violence against women and girls


Casa para mujeres en situaciones de violencia "Mercedes Sandoval"

Paraguay | 2014

Type of Measure : Social services > Shelter/Safe accommodation

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Primera Encuesta sobre Violencia Intrafamiliar basada en Género

Paraguay | 2014

Type of Measure : Research and statistical data > Dedicated violence against women survey

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Violence against women and girls



Protocolo General para la Atención de Personas Victimizadas por la Trata en el Paraguay y el Manual para la Reintegración de victimas de trata de personas del Paraguay

Paraguay | 2013

Type of Measure : Health > Protocols and guidelines, Justice > Protocols and guidelines

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Departamento Anti Trata de Personas y Delitos Conexo

Paraguay | 2012

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Plan Nacional para la Prevención y Combate de la Trata de Personas en la República del Paraguay

Paraguay | 2012

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

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Ley Integral N° 4788 de 2012

Paraguay | 2012

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Programa de Apoyo contra la trata de personas

Paraguay | 2012

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

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Artículo 54 de la Constitución

Paraguay | 2011

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

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 2016, based on DHS, 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 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.