Operations

Guidelines for Producing Statistics on Violence Against Women | UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs—Statistics Division

01/01/2014Official Data, Facts, Statistics
These 2014 guidelines on VAW statistics respond to the need to provide methodological advice regarding selection of topics, sources of data, relevant statistical classifications, outputs, wording of questions and all other issues relevant for national statistical offices.
Global - femicide

2015 International Classification of Crime for Statistical Purposes (ICCS) | UNODC

01/01/2015Official Data, Facts, Statistics
  The International Classification of Crime for Statistical Purposes (ICCS), in its first version, provides a comprehensive framework for producing statistics on crime and criminal justice, including homicide and - as part of it - femicide.
Latin America and the Caribbean - femicide

Infografic on femicides 2014 in Latin America and the Caribbean | ECLAC

16/11/2015Official Data, Facts, Statistics
According to official data from the region’s countries compiled by the Gender Equality Observatory for Latin America and the Caribbean of ECLAC, 1903 women were murdered because of their gender in 15 Latin American countries and 3 Caribbean nations

2013 Global Study on Homicide | UNODC

01/01/2018Official Data, Facts, Statistics
The Global Study on Homicide 2013 seeks to shed light on the worst of crimes - the "unlawful death purposefully inflicted on a person by another person."

Terminology and Indicators for Data Collection: Rape, Femicide and Intimate Partner Violence Report | EIGE

08/11/2017Official Data, Facts, Statistics
This report lays the ground for the establishment of a measure of violence against women through the use of harmonised definitions and indicators on rape, femicide and intimate partner violence. A set of definitions and indicators are put forward.

Prevalence of intimate partner violence and sexual violence | WHO

19/11/2017Official Data, Facts, Statistics
Population-level surveys based on reports from victims provide the most accurate estimates of the prevalence of intimate partner violence and sexual violence: 1 in 3, or 35%, of women have experienced physical and/or sexual violence by an intimate partner