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

Child Marriage :32 % (1)

Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting :19 % (2)

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 :159 (3)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :144 (4)

Yemen Search Data

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SHIMA Network

Yemen | 2011

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Child, early and forced marriage, Violence against women and girls


Hotlines for Victims/Survivors of Violence

Yemen | 2011

Type of Measure : Social services > Hotline/Helpline

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Shelters

Yemen | 2011

Type of Measure : Social services > Shelter/Safe accommodation

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Inclusion of Violence against Women in Educational Curricula

Yemen | 2011

Type of Measure : Education > Formal education

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Training of Police Officers on Violence

Yemen | 2010

Type of Measure : Police > Training

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Second National Conference on Combating Violence against Women

Yemen | 2010

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Women's Services Unit

Yemen | 2010

Type of Measure : Justice > Protocols and guidelines

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Circular of the Prime Minister Instituting an Obligation to Keep Gender Statistics

Yemen | 2009

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

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Study on Female Genital Mutilation

Yemen | 2009

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

Form of Violence : Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C)


Study on Gender-Based Violence

Yemen | 2008 | 2010

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

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


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(1) 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.


(2) Percentage of girls and women aged 15 to 49 years who have undergone FGM/C. Source: UNICEF global databases 2017, based on Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS), Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS) and other nationally representative surveys.


(3) 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.


(4) 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.