Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :23 % (1)

Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in the last 12 months : 6 % (2)

Lifetime Non-Partner Sexual Violence : 4 % (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 :39 (4)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :94 (5)

Slovakia Search Data

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Article 18 of the Constitution

Slovakia | 2014

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Article 16 of the Constitution

Slovakia | 2014

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


National Action Plan for Children

Slovakia | 2009 | 2012

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

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


National Programme against Human Trafficking

Slovakia | 2008 | 2010

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

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Training of Police on the 2008 Amendment to the Police Forces Act

Slovakia | 2008

Type of Measure : Police > Training

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Representative Research on Prevalence and Experience of Women with Violence against Women

Slovakia | 2008

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

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Sexual violence


Žilina Self-Governing Region: Action Plan on Prevention and Elimination of Domestic Violence against Women

Slovakia | 2007 | 2008

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

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


National Campaign “Stop Domestic Violence against Women”

Slovakia | 2007 | 2008

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Research on the Organizations/Institutions Providing Social Services to Victims of Domestic Violence

Slovakia | 2007

Type of Measure : Research and statistical data > Other research and statistical data, Monitoring and Evaluation > Services

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Inclusion of Violence against Women in Curricula on Ethical Education and Civics

Slovakia | 2006

Type of Measure : Education > Formal education

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Sexual harassment, Sexual violence, Trafficking


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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.