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:

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 :101 (1)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :74 (2)

Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) Search Data

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Flagrancy on Violence against Women Crimes (Ruling from Supreme Court)

Venezuela Bolivarian Republic of | 2015

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Comités de Mujer de Igualdad de Género

Venezuela Bolivarian Republic of | 2014

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Centros de Atención y Formación Integral de las Mujeres

Venezuela Bolivarian Republic of | 2013

Type of Measure : Coordinated and or Integrated service delivery > Integrated services delivery, Social services > Shelter/Safe accommodation

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Article 46 of the Constitution

Venezuela Bolivarian Republic of | 2009

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Registry of Reported Cases of Violence against Women

Venezuela Bolivarian Republic of | 2009

Type of Measure : Administrative data > Justice, Administrative data > Police

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Article 54 of the Constitution

Venezuela Bolivarian Republic of | 2009

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Proyecto Invertir En Justicia

Venezuela Bolivarian Republic of | 2008

Type of Measure : Justice > Training

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Campaña: "Sumemos Respeto, Restemos Violencia"

Venezuela Bolivarian Republic of | 2008

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Programa de Casas de Abrigo

Venezuela Bolivarian Republic of | 2007

Type of Measure : Social services > Shelter/Safe accommodation

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Protective Measures for Victims and Precautionary Measures against alleged perpertrators of Violence against Women

Venezuela Bolivarian Republic of | 2007

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

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


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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.