Lifetime Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence :54.2
Physical and/or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in the last 12 months : 26.9
Lifetime Non-Partner Sexual Violence : 3 % (1)
Child Marriage :58.6
Gender Inequality Index Rank :119 (2)
Global Gender Gap Index Rank :72 (3)
(1) Proportion of all women aged 15+ experiencing sexual violence by perpetrators other than a husband during lifetime. Source: Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics, 2016. Report on Violence Against Women (VAW) Survey 2015. Dhaka: Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS).
(2) 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.
(3) 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.