Country Azerbaijan
Year 2017
Type of Measure Research and statistical data > Dedicated violence against women survey
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

A large-scale survey on the extent of domestic violence and the strategies combating violence against women was jointly co-organized by the UNFPA, the Statistical Committee and the State Committee for Family, Women and Children's Affairs in 2017. The survey was conducted between 3229 women from 3695 households. It is the first ever review after the adoption of the Domestic Violence Law in 2010 and it helped determine the extent to which violence against women has spread over the past period. 

Source of Information

Azerbaijan's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019, p.33-34