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

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 :59 (1)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :106 (2)

Malaysia Search Data

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Domestic Violence Act 1994

Malaysia | 2012

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


National Action Plan against Trafficking in Persons

Malaysia | 2010 | 2015

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

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Article 6 of the Constitution

Malaysia | 2009

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Hotline

Malaysia | 2008

Type of Measure : Social services > Hotline/Helpline

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Council for Anti-Trafficking in Persons

Malaysia | 2008

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Trafficking


The 7th ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting on Transnational Crime

Malaysia | 2007

Type of Measure : Regional Initiatives

Form of Violence : Trafficking


The Anti-Trafficking in Persons and Anti-Smuggling of Migrants Act

Malaysia | 2007

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Anti-Trafficking in Persons Act

Malaysia | 2007

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Article 367 of the Penal Code - Prohibition of Kidnapping or Abduction

Malaysia | 1997

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Article 375 of the Penal Code - Prohibition of Rape

Malaysia | 1997

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Sexual violence


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(1) 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.


(2) 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.