Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :24 % (1)

Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in the last 12 months : 4 % (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 :25 (4)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :25 (5)

Lithuania Search Data

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Protection from Violence Law

Lithuania | 2011

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Training Programme for Prosecutors

Lithuania | 2009

Type of Measure : Justice > Training

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Methodical Recommendations and a Reference Booklet for Police Officers that Deal with Domestic Violence

Lithuania | 2008

Type of Measure : Police > Training

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Police Officer Responsible for Coordinating Work regarding Domestic Violence

Lithuania | 2008

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms, Police > Protocols and guidelines

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Survey: Domestic Violence against Women and Assessment of the Status of Victims of Domestic Violence

Lithuania | 2008

Type of Measure : Research and statistical data > Dedicated violence against women survey

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Methodologies for Work with Perpetrators

Lithuania | 2008

Type of Measure : Perpetrators Programme

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Shelters for Victims of Domestic Violence

Lithuania | 2008

Type of Measure : Social services > Shelter/Safe accommodation

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Training regarding Domestic Violence in Police School

Lithuania | 2008

Type of Measure : Police > Training, Education > Formal education

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


National Strategy for the Elimination of Violence against Women and Plan of Implementing Measures

Lithuania | 2007 | 2009

Type of Measure : Policies > National strategy specific to violence against women, Monitoring and Evaluation > Policies

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Projects Run by Municipalities and Non-Governmental Organizations

Lithuania | 2007

Type of Measure : Social services > Shelter/Safe accommodation, Social services > Psycho-social counselling

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


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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.