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:

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 :10 (1)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :116 (2)

Republic of Korea Search Data

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1366 Hotline Centers

Republic of Korea | 2008

Type of Measure : Social services > Hotline/Helpline, Monitoring and Evaluation > Services

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


Act on Protection of the Juvenile from Sexual Violence

Republic of Korea | 2008

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Sexual violence


Housing Provision Project

Republic of Korea | 2008

Type of Measure : Social services > Longer term support (Education, Employment, Housing and Financial), Monitoring and Evaluation > Services

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


Shelters for Victims of Domestic Violence and/or Sexual Violence

Republic of Korea | 2008

Type of Measure : Social services > Shelter/Safe accommodation, Monitoring and Evaluation > Services

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


Guideline on the Operation of Women's Rights Promotion Projects

Republic of Korea | 2008

Type of Measure : Health > Protocols and guidelines

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


Korean Institute for Gender Equality Promotion and Education Trainings

Republic of Korea | 2008

Type of Measure : Justice > Training, Police > Training

Form of Violence : Sexual harassment, Sexual violence


Education Center for Police Training on Sexual Violence

Republic of Korea | 2008

Type of Measure : Police > Training

Form of Violence : Sexual violence


Research on Mid to Long-Term Measures to Eradicate Domestic and Sexual Violence

Republic of Korea | 2008

Type of Measure : Research and statistical data > Other research and statistical data

Form of Violence : Sexual violence


Educational Curricula

Republic of Korea | 2007

Type of Measure : Education > Formal education, Monitoring and Evaluation > Prevention

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


Actual Condition of Crimes by Demographic Characteristics

Republic of Korea | 2007

Type of Measure : Research and statistical data > Violence against women module in survey

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.