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 :50 (1)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :141 (2)

Saudi Arabia Search Data

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The Child Helpline 1161111

Saudi Arabia | 2010

Type of Measure : Social services > Hotline/Helpline, Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Trainings to Individuals and Bodies dealing with Domestic Violence

Saudi Arabia | 2009

Type of Measure : Health > Training, Police > Training, Justice > Training

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


The Standing Committee on Trafficking in Persons

Saudi Arabia | 2009

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Trafficking


The Trafficking in Persons Offences Act

Saudi Arabia | 2009

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Complaint Center of the General Department for Social Protection

Saudi Arabia | 2009

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Shelters Run by the General Department for Social Protection

Saudi Arabia | 2008

Type of Measure : Social services > Shelter/Safe accommodation

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Study on Domestic Violence

Saudi Arabia | 2005

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

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Social Protection Committees

Saudi Arabia | 2004

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Basic Law Article 36 of the Constitution

Saudi Arabia | 1992

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Mechanisms for Identifying and Reporting Violence in schools

Saudi Arabia

Type of Measure : Administrative data > Social Services, Justice > Protocols and guidelines

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


1 - 10 of 11 Results

(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.