Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :24.6 % (1)

Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in the last 12 months : 9.5 % (2)

Lifetime Non-Partner Sexual Violence : 38.8 % (3)

Child Marriage :20.7 % (4)

Reports submitted by UN Human Rights Bodies:

Report of the Special Rapporteur on Violence against Women, its Causes and Consequences

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 :71 (5)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :34 (6)

Mexico Search Data

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Ley Orgánica de la Procuraduría General de la República

Mexico | 2012

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Programa para el Fortalecimiento de la Atencion Via Telefonica a Mujeres en Situacion de Violencia

Mexico | 2012

Type of Measure : Social services > Hotline/Helpline

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Encuesta Nacional sobre la Dinámica de las Relaciones en los Hogares (ENDIREH)

Mexico | 2011

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

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Publicación “¿Cómo medir la violencia contra las mujeres en México?”

Mexico | 2011

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns, Education > Non-formal education

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Norma Oficial Mexicana NOM-046-SSA2-2005 (Violencia familiar, sexual y contra las mujeres)

Mexico | 2009

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Regulations, Health > Protocols and guidelines

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


Manual de Operación del Modelo Integrado para la Prevención y Atención de la Violencia Familiar y Sexual y contra las Mujeres

Mexico | 2009

Type of Measure : Coordinated and or Integrated service delivery > Integrated services delivery, Health > Protocols and guidelines, Justice > Protocols and guidelines

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



Grupo de Expertos y Expertas de la Comisión Económica Europea de las Naciones Unidas sobre la Medición de la Violencia contra las Mujeres

Mexico | 2009 | 2010

Type of Measure : Regional Initiatives

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Módulo de Orientación, Prevención y Atención de la Violencia

Mexico | 2009

Type of Measure : Health > Training, Justice > Training, Police > Training

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Campaign to Prevent, Treat and Punish Harassment (Polytechnic Institute)

Mexico | 2009

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Sexual harassment


11 - 20 of 57 Results

(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: Bott S, Guedes A, Ruiz-Celis AP, Mendoza JA. Intimate partner violence in the Americas: A systematic review and reanalysis of national prevalence estimates. Based on data from: El Instituto Nacional de las Mujeres (INMUJERES) y el Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía (INEGI). Encuesta Nacional sobre la Dinamica de las Relaciones en los Hogares, 2016.


(2) Proportion of ever-partnered women aged 15-49 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence in the last 12 months. Source: Bott S, Guedes A, Ruiz-Celis AP, Mendoza JA. Intimate partner violence in the Americas: A systematic review and reanalysis of national prevalence estimates. Based on data from: El Instituto Nacional de las Mujeres (INMUJERES) y el Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía (INEGI). Encuesta Nacional sobre la Dinamica de las Relaciones en los Hogares, 2016.


(3) Proportion of women age 15+ years experiencing sexual violence perpetrated by someone other than an intimate partner at least once in their lifetime. Source: El Instituto Nacional de las Mujeres (INMUJERES) y el Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía (INEGI). Encuesta Nacional sobre la Dinamica de las Relaciones en los Hogares, 2016.


(4) Percentage of women aged 20 to 24 years who were first married or in union before age 18. Source: UNICEF global databases, 2021, based on DHS, MICS and other nationally representative surveys.


(5) 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 2020.


(6) 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 2021.