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 :5.2 % (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 :53 (5)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :58 (6)

Mongolia Search Data

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Law on Gender Equality

Mongolia | 2011

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Sexual harassment


Work of Ministry of Social Welfare and Labour

Mongolia | 2011

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Trafficking, Violence against women and girls


National Committee on Gender Equality

Mongolia | 2009

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Hotlines

Mongolia | 2009

Type of Measure : Social services > Hotline/Helpline

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Programmes Run by Organizations belonging to the ECPAT Network

Mongolia | 2009

Type of Measure : Social services > Psycho-social counselling, Institutional mechanisms, Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Trafficking, Violence against women and girls


Trainings of Police Officers on Trafficking of Women and Children

Mongolia | 2007

Type of Measure : Police > Training

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


National Plan of Action on Commercial Sexual Exploitation and Trafficking of Children and Women

Mongolia | 2006 | 2014

Type of Measure : Policies > National action plan specific to violence against women

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Law to Combat Domestic Violence

Mongolia | 2005

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Sexual violence, Violence against women and girls


National Programme on Gender Equality

Mongolia | 2003 | 2015

Type of Measure : Policies > Inclusion of violence against women in other national plan/strategy

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Criminal Code

Mongolia | 2002

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Sexual violence, Trafficking, Violence against women and girls


1 - 10 of 14 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 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.