Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :10 % (1)

Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in the last 12 months : 3.1 % (2)

Lifetime Non-Partner Sexual Violence : 2 % (3)

Child Marriage :7.5 % (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 :37 (5)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :73 (6)

North Macedonia (Republic of) Search Data

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Training on Violence Against Women in the Ministry of Interior

North Macedonia Republic of | 2011

Type of Measure : Police > Training

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


Hotline

North Macedonia Republic of | 2011

Type of Measure : Social services > Hotline/Helpline

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Rehabilitation of Perpetrators

North Macedonia Republic of | 2011

Type of Measure : Perpetrators Programme

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Annual Budget Dedicated to Violence against Women

North Macedonia Republic of | 2011

Type of Measure : Budgets > Government allocation

Form of Violence : Trafficking, Violence against women and girls


Article 42 of the Constitution

North Macedonia Republic of | 2011

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Work of Ministry of Interior

North Macedonia Republic of | 2011

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

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


Article 11 of the Constitution

North Macedonia Republic of | 2011

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Constitutional provision

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Work of Ministry of Labour and Social Policy

North Macedonia Republic of | 2011

Type of Measure : Institutional mechanisms

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Health Care by Ministry of Health for Victims

North Macedonia Republic of | 2010

Type of Measure : Health > Protocols and guidelines, Health > Training

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Action Plan to Combat Trafficking in Children

North Macedonia Republic of | 2009 | 2012

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

Form of Violence : Trafficking


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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 since age 15. Source: Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE). 2019. OESCE-led Survey on Violence against Women: Main Report. Vienna, Austria: OSCE Secretariat.


(2) Proportion of ever-partnered women aged 18–74 years experiencing intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence in the last 12 months. Source: Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE). 2019. OESCE-led Survey on Violence against Women: Main Report. Vienna, Austria: OSCE Secretariat.


(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 since age 15. Source: Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE). 2019. OESCE-led Survey on Violence against Women: Main Report. Vienna, Austria: OSCE Secretariat.


(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.