Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :22 % (1)

Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in the last 12 months : 3 % (2)

Lifetime Non-Partner Sexual Violence : 7 % (3)

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 :20 (4)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :11 (5)

Germany Search Data

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Meeting “Together against Violence towards Women”

Germany | 2022

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Act on Corporate Due Diligence in Supply Chains

Germany | 2021

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Trafficking



Evaluation of Penal Provisions in Prostitute Protecton Act

Germany | 2021

Type of Measure : Monitoring and Evaluation > Laws

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Funding for the Service Centre against Labour Exploitation, Forced Labour and Trafficking in Human Beings

Germany | 2020 | 2022

Type of Measure : Budgets > Government allocation

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Campaign, "#Stärker als Gewalt” (Stronger than Violence)

Germany | 2019

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


National Cooperation Concept: “Protection and Help in Cases of Trafficking in and Exploitation of Children”

Germany | 2019 | 2021

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

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Concept: Protection and Help in Cases of Trafficking in and Exploitation of Children

Germany | 2018

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

Form of Violence : Trafficking


Berlin’s Help and Support System for Women Victims of Violence

Germany | 2018

Type of Measure : Coordinated and or Integrated service delivery > Integrated services delivery

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Federal Government Action Programme (Prevention and Service Provision)

Germany | 2018

Type of Measure : Prevention > Community mobilization

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


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(1) Proportion of ever-partnered women aged 18–74 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence at least once in their lifetime. Source: European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, 2014. Violence against Women: An EU-wide Survey. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union.


(2) Proportion of ever-partnered women aged 18–74 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence in the last 12 months. Source: European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, 2014. Violence against Women: An EU-wide Survey. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union.


(3) Proportion of women aged 18–74 years experiencing sexual violence perpetrated by someone other than an intimate partner at least once in their lifetime. Source: European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, 2014. Violence against Women: An EU-wide Survey. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union.


(4) 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.


(5) 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.