Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :31.2 % (1)

Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in the last 12 months : 12.7 % (2)

Lifetime Non-Partner Sexual Violence : 14 % (3)

Child Marriage :12 % (4)

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 :71 (5)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :69 (6)

Mongolia Search Data

1 - 10 of 23 Results

National Study on Gender-Based Violence in Mongolia

Mongolia | 2017

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

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Training for Attorneys: Specifics of Operations, Combatting Domestic Violence

Mongolia | 2017

Type of Measure : Justice > Training

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Trainings for Public Officers on National Program on Gender Equality and Law on Promoting Gender Equality

Mongolia | 2017

Type of Measure : Police > Training

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Cross-Sectorial Sub-Council to Combat and Prevent Domestic Violence

Mongolia | 2017

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Law to Combat Domestic Violence 2016

Mongolia | 2016

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Law on Child Protection 2016

Mongolia | 2016

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Combating Gender-Based Violence Project

Mongolia | 2016

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Law on Victim and Witness Protection 2013

Mongolia | 2013

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Law on Combating Human Trafficking 2012

Mongolia | 2012

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Law on Gender Equality

Mongolia | 2011

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Sexual harassment


1 - 10 of 23 Results

(1) Proportion of ever-partnered women aged 15-64 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence at least once in their lifetime. Source: National Statistics Office and the UN Population Fund (UNFPA). 2018. Breaking the Silence for Equality: 2017 National Study on Gender-based Violence in Mongolia.Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia: National Statistics Office and UNFPA.


(2) Proportion of ever-partnered women aged 15-64 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence in the last 12 months. Source: National Statistics Office and the UN Population Fund (UNFPA). 2018. Breaking the Silence for Equality: 2017 National Study on Gender-based Violence in Mongolia.Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia: National Statistics Office and UNFPA.


(3) Proportion of women aged 15–64 years experiencing sexual violence perpetrated by someone other than an intimate partner since age 15. Source: National Statistics Office and the UN Population Fund (UNFPA). 2018. Breaking the Silence for Equality: 2017 National Study on Gender-based Violence in Mongolia.Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia: National Statistics Office and UNFPA.


(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.