Country Japan
Year 2008
Type of Measure Research and statistical data > Dedicated violence against women survey
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description


The Survey on violence between men and women has been conducted every three years since 1999. The survey is undertaken nationwide (through the stratified two-stage random extraction method) with men and women aged 20 and above (details of targets currently being calculated) and aimed to survey 4,500 people in 1999, 2002 and 2005, and 5,000 people in 2008.

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Japan to the questionnaire on violence against women