Country Republic of Korea
Year 2007
Type of Measure Research and statistical data > Violence against women module in survey
Form of Violence Sexual violence

Brief Description


Actual condition of crimes by demographic characteristics

  • Agency in charge: The Ministry of Justice (main agency), Korean Institute of Criminology
  • Target: All minors under 13 years of age in 2007 (41,123,243)
  • Actual target number: 10,350
  • Period of violence: July 1, 2006-June 30, 2006
  • Types of crimes: 7 crimes including sexual violence
  • Results: 1.89% of girls under 13 years of age have experienced sexual violence

Source of Information

Response of the Government of the Republic of Korea, February 2009