Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :6 % (1)

Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in the last 12 months : 1 % (2)

Lifetime Non-Partner Sexual Violence : 3 % (3)

Child Marriage :14 % (4)

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 :76 (5)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :90 (6)

Georgia Search Data

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Article 17 of the Constitution

Georgia | 2013

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Article 30 of the Constitution

Georgia | 2013

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


National Action Plan on UN Security Council Resolution 1325

Georgia | 2012 | 2015

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

Form of Violence : Sexual violence


Legal Clinical Programme in University on Trafficking and Domestic Violence

Georgia | 2012

Type of Measure : Education > Formal education

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Trafficking


High School Curricula: Domestic Violence And Trafficking

Georgia | 2012

Type of Measure : Education > Formal education

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Free Legal Aid to Victims of Trafficking

Georgia | 2012

Type of Measure : Justice > Protocols and guidelines

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Protective Measures for Victims/Survivors of Violence during Court Proceedings

Georgia | 2012

Type of Measure : Justice > Protocols and guidelines

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Training of Law Enforcement Agency Staff on Trafficking

Georgia | 2012

Type of Measure : Justice > Training

Form of Violence : Trafficking


National Action Plan on the Fight against Trafficking in Persons

Georgia | 2011 | 2012

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

Form of Violence : Trafficking


National Action Plan for Ensuring Gender Equality

Georgia | 2011 | 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 ever-partnered women aged 15-64 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence at least once in their lifetime. Source: GEOSTAT, UN Women and the European Union for Georgia. National Stury on Violence against Women 2017. Summary report.


(2) Proportion of ever-partnered women aged 15-64 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence in the last 12 months. Source: GEOSTAT, UN Women and the European Union for Georgia. National Stury on Violence against Women 2017. Summary report.


(3) Proportion of women aged 15–64 years experiencing sexual violence perpetrated by someone other than an intimate partner since age 15. Source: GEOSTAT, UN Women and the European Union for Georgia. National Stury on Violence against Women 2017. Summary report.


(4) 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.


(5) 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.


(6) 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.