Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :37 % (1)

Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in the last 12 months : 25 % (2)

Lifetime Non-Partner Sexual Violence : Official National Statistics Not Available

Child Marriage :10 % (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)

Tuvalu Search Data

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Section 18 of the Constitution

Tuvalu | 2010

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Section 19 of the Constitution

Tuvalu | 2010

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Police Powers and Duties Act

Tuvalu | 2009

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

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


International Womens Day and White Ribbons Day

Tuvalu | 2009

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Family Protection and Domestic Violence Bill

Tuvalu | 2009

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


16 Days of Activism on the Elimination of Violence against Women

Tuvalu | 2009

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Marriage Act

Tuvalu | 2008

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

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


Article 136 of the Penal Code - Prohibitions against Trafficking

Tuvalu | 2008

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Article 129 of the Penal Code (Punitive Actions against Rape)

Tuvalu | 2008

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Sexual violence


Article 134 of the Penal Code (Preventing the Rape of Girls under 13 Years of Age)

Tuvalu | 2008

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Sexual violence


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(1) Proportion of ever-partnered women aged 15-49 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence at least once in their lifetime. Source: Central Statistics Division, Secretariat of the Pacific Community, Asian Development Bank and Macro International Inc., 2009. Tuvalu Demographic and Health Survey 2007. Noumea, New Caledonia.


(2) Proportion of ever-partnered women aged 15-49 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence in the last 12 months. Source: Central Statistics Division, Secretariat of the Pacific Community, Asian Development Bank and Macro International Inc., 2009. Tuvalu Demographic and Health Survey 2007. Noumea, New Caledonia.


(3) 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.