Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :26 % (1)

Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in the last 12 months : 5 % (2)

Lifetime Non-Partner Sexual Violence : 9 % (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 :19 (4)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :17 (5)

France Search Data

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39 19 Violences Femmes Info (Numéro National d’Ecoute Téléphonique et d’Orientation à Destination des Femmes Victimes de Violence)

France | 2014

Type of Measure : Social services > Hotline/Helpline

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


4e Plan de Lutte contre les Violences Faites aux Femmes 2014-2016

France | 2014 | 2016

Type of Measure : Policies > National action plan specific to violence against women

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


La loi du 5 août 2013 (Définition Juridique de la Traite des Etres Humains)

France | 2013

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Ministère Des Droits Des Femmes

France | 2012

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Sexual harassment


La loi du 6 août 2012 relative au Harcèlement Sexuel

France | 2012

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation, Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Sexual harassment


Rapport Du CSIS Sur La "La Prévention Des Violences Faites Aux Femmes, Spécifiquement Des Mutilations Sexuelles"

France | 2011

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

Form of Violence : Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C), Violence against women and girls


Numéro "08 Victimes" Pour Les Victimes De Violence

| 2011

Type of Measure : Social services > Hotline/Helpline

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Loi N° 2011-725 Portant Dispositions Particulières Relatives Aux Quartiers D'habitat Informel Et À La Lutte Contre L'habitat Indigne Dans Les Départements Et Régions D'outre-Mer

France | 2011

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Child, early and forced marriage, Violence against women and girls


3e Plan d’Action Interministériel de Lutte contre les Violences Faites aux Femmes 2011-2013

France | 2011 | 2013

Type of Measure : Policies > National action plan specific to violence against women

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Campagne De Lutte Contre Les Violences Faites Aux Femmes - Osez En Parler!

France | 2011

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 18–74 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence at least once in their lifetime. Source: European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, 2014. Violence against Women: An EU-wide Survey. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union.


(2) Proportion of ever-partnered women aged 18–74 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence in the last 12 months. Source: European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, 2014. Violence against Women: An EU-wide Survey. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union.


(3) Proportion of women aged 18–74 years experiencing sexual violence perpetrated by someone other than an intimate partner at least once in their lifetime. Source: European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, 2014. Violence against Women: An EU-wide Survey. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union.


(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 2016.


(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.