Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :26.6 % (1)

Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in the last 12 months : 17.1 % (2)

Lifetime Non-Partner Sexual Violence : 0.1 % (3)

Child Marriage :11.6 % (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 :90 (5)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :81 (6)

Kyrgyzstan Search Data

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Demographic and Health Survey 2012

Kyrgyzstan | 2012

Type of Measure : Research and statistical data > Violence against women module in survey

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Article 23 of the Constitution

Kyrgyzstan | 2010

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Article 31 of the Constitution

Kyrgyzstan | 2010

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Article 22 of the Constitution

Kyrgyzstan | 2010

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Naryn Region: Awareness Raising Campaign

Kyrgyzstan | 2008

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

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


Capacity-Building for Judges of the Kyrgyz Republic for the Prevention of Violence against Women

Kyrgyzstan | 2008

Type of Measure : Justice > Training

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Criminal Code

Kyrgyzstan | 2008

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Child, early and forced marriage, Sexual violence


Village Community Assemblies

Kyrgyzstan | 2008

Type of Measure : Prevention > Community mobilization

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Child, early and forced marriage, Trafficking


Talas Region: Services for Victims of Violence by Crisis Centre “Maana”

Kyrgyzstan | 2008

Type of Measure : Social services > Shelter/Safe accommodation

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Awareness-Raising Campaign: Human Trafficking

Kyrgyzstan | 2008

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Trafficking


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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: National Statistical Committee of the Kyrgyz Republic (NSC), Ministry of Health [Kyrgyz Republic], and ICF International, 2013. Kyrgyz Republic Demographic and Health Survey 2012. Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic, and Calverton, Maryland, USA: NSC, MOH, and ICF International.


(2) Proportion of ever-partnered women aged 15-49 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence in the last 12 months. Source: National Statistical Committee of the Kyrgyz Republic (NSC), Ministry of Health [Kyrgyz Republic], and ICF International, 2013. Kyrgyz Republic Demographic and Health Survey 2012. Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic, and Calverton, Maryland, USA: NSC, MOH, and ICF International.


(3) Proportion of women aged 15–49 years experiencing sexual violence perpetrated by someone other than an intimate partner at least once in their lifetime. Source: National Statistical Committee of the Kyrgyz Republic (NSC), Ministry of Health [Kyrgyz Republic], and ICF International, 2013. Kyrgyz Republic Demographic and Health Survey 2012. Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic, and Calverton, Maryland, USA: NSC, MOH, and ICF International.


(4) Percentage of women aged 20 to 24 years who were first married or in union before age 18. Source: UNICEF SDG Target 5.3.1 global database 2018, based on Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS), Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (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 2016.


(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 2016.