Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :15 % (1)

Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in the last 12 months : 3 % (2)

Lifetime Non-Partner Sexual Violence : 5 % (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 :26 (4)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :6 (5)

Ireland Search Data

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National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security (2nd)

Ireland | 2015

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

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Article 45 of the Constitution

Ireland | 2013

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Criminal Justice (Female Genital Mutilation) Act

Ireland | 2012

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

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


National Action Plan for Implementation of UNSCR 1325

Ireland | 2011 | 2014

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

Form of Violence : Sexual violence


National Strategy on Domestic, Sexual and Gender-based Violence

Ireland | 2010 | 2014

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

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


Research Regarding the Antecedents to Female Domestic Violence Homicides

Ireland | 2009

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

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


National Action Plan to Prevent and Combat Trafficking against Human Beings

Ireland | 2009 | 2012

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

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Designated Health Service Executive Officers

Ireland | 2009

Type of Measure : Health > Protocols and guidelines

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Ongoing Work to Develop Policy Guidelines for Prosecutors on Legislation on Violence against Women

| 2009

Type of Measure : Justice > Protocols and guidelines

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


Victim Court Support Services and Legal Aid

Ireland | 2009

Type of Measure : Justice > Protocols and guidelines

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.