Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :13 % (1)

Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in the last 12 months : 11 % (2)

Lifetime Non-Partner Sexual Violence : 1 % (3)

Child Marriage :9 % (4)

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 :55 (5)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :69 (6)

Ukraine Search Data

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Article 43 of the Constitution

Ukraine | 2013

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Article 28 of the Constitution

Ukraine | 2013

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Engagement of Men against Gender-Based Violence

Ukraine | 2009

Type of Measure : Prevention > Working with men and boys

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Inclusion of the Issue of Domestic Violence in the School Curricula

Ukraine | 2009

Type of Measure : Education > Formal education

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Intervention Programmes for Offenders

Ukraine | 2009 | 2011

Type of Measure : Perpetrators Programme

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Engagement in the UN Worldwide Campaign to End Violence against Women

Ukraine | 2008

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


"Stop Violence!" Campaign

Ukraine | 2008 | 2011

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Violence against women and girls


Demographic and Health Survey 2007

Ukraine | 2007

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

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


State Programme for the Promotion of Sexual Equality in Ukrainian Society

Ukraine | 2006 | 2010

Type of Measure : Policies > Inclusion of violence against women in other national plan/strategy

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Violence against women and girls


Equal Opportunities for Women and Men Act

Ukraine | 2006

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Sexual harassment


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(1) Proportion of ever-partnered women aged 15-49 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence at least once in their lifetime. Source: Ukrainian Center for Social Reforms (UCSR), State Statistical Committee (SSC) [Ukraine], Ministry of Health (MOH) [Ukraine], and Macro International Inc., 2008. Ukraine Demographic and Health Survey 2007. Calverton, Maryland, USA: UCSR and Macro International.


(2) Proportion of ever-partnered women aged 15-49 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence in the last 12 months. Source: Ukrainian Center for Social Reforms (UCSR), State Statistical Committee (SSC) [Ukraine], Ministry of Health (MOH) [Ukraine], and Macro International Inc., 2008. Ukraine Demographic and Health Survey 2007. Calverton, Maryland, USA: UCSR and Macro International.


(3) Proportion of women aged 15–49 years experiencing sexual violence perpetrated by someone other than an intimate partner at least once in their lifetime. Source: Ukrainian Center for Social Reforms (UCSR), State Statistical Committee (SSC) [Ukraine], Ministry of Health (MOH) [Ukraine], and Macro International Inc., 2008. Ukraine Demographic and Health Survey 2007. Calverton, Maryland, USA: UCSR and Macro International.


(4) Percentage of women aged 20 to 24 years who were first married or in union before age 18. Source: UNICEF global databases 2016, based on DHS, MICS and other nationally representative surveys.


(5) 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.


(6) 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.