Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :33 % (1)

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

Lifetime Non-Partner Sexual Violence : Official National Statistics Not Available

Child Marriage :22 % (3)

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 :86 (4)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :80 (5)

Peru Search Data

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Encuesta Demográfica y de Salud Familiar 2013

Peru | 2013

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

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Colaboracion con el sector privado

Peru | 2010

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Capacitaciones a Magistrados

Peru | 2010

Type of Measure : Education > Formal education

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Capacitaciones del Programa Nacional Contra la Violencia Familiar

Peru | 2010

Type of Measure : Education > Formal education

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


Materiales educativos para prevenir de la violencia contra la mujer

Peru | 2010

Type of Measure : Education > Formal education

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Cursos de Capacitación Especializada del Sistema Educativo Policial

Peru | 2010

Type of Measure : Education > Formal education

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


Red Local de Servicios Contra la Violencia Familiar y el Maltrato Infantil

Peru | 2010

Type of Measure : Coordinated and or Integrated service delivery > Integrated services delivery

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


Servicios de Salud Gratuitos

Peru | 2010

Type of Measure : Health > Protocols and guidelines

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Fiscalías Especializadas

Peru | 2010

Type of Measure : Police > Protocols and guidelines

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


Difusión de información a través de los medios de comunicación

Peru | 2010

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


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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: Instituto Nacional de Estadística e Informática, 2017. Encuesta Demográfica y de Salud Familiar (ENDES) 2016. Lima, Peru.


(2) Proportion of ever-partnered women aged 15-49 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence in the last 12 months. Source: Instituto Nacional de Estadística e Informática, 2017. Encuesta Demográfica y de Salud Familiar (ENDES) 2016. Lima, Peru.


(3) Percentage of women aged 20 to 24 years who were first married or in union before age 18. Source: UNICEF global databases, 2018, based on Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS), Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS) and other nationally representative surveys.


(4) 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 2015.


(5) 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.