Prevalence Data on Different Forms of Violence against Women:

Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :Official National Statistics Not Available

Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in the last 12 months : Official National Statistics Not Available

Lifetime Non-Partner Sexual Violence : Official National Statistics Not Available

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 :1 (1)

Global Gender Gap Index Rank :10 (2)

Switzerland Search Data

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Baseline Report on Emergency Shelters and Accommodation for Girls and Young Women Victims of Violence

Switzerland | 2022

Type of Measure : Research and statistical data > Other research and statistical data

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Catalogue of Services: Women's Shelters

Switzerland | 2022

Type of Measure : Services > Mapping of all services

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Action Plan for the Implementation of the Istanbul Convention 2022-2026

Switzerland | 2022 | 2026

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

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Analysis of Situation of Emergency Shelters and Accommodation

Switzerland | 2019

Type of Measure : Research and statistical data > Other research and statistical data

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


Police Administrative Data on Homicide In and Outside the Domestic Sphere

Switzerland | 2018

Type of Measure : Administrative data > Police

Form of Violence : Femicide/Feminicide


Federal Law on Improving the Protection of Victims of Violence

Switzerland | 2018

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


La Campagne « Stop! Violence Domestique »

Switzerland | 2016

Type of Measure : Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Service-Conseil En Ligne

Switzerland | 2016

Type of Measure : Social services > Hotline/Helpline

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


Ratification of the Istanbul Convention

Switzerland | 2016

Type of Measure : Violence against women > Legislation

Form of Violence : Violence against women and girls


La Statistique De L’aide Aux Victimes D’infractions

Switzerland | 2015

Type of Measure : Research and statistical data > Other research and statistical data

Form of Violence : Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence


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(1) 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.


(2) 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.