Violence Against Women and Girls in Albania

Authors/editor(s): Albanian Institute of Statistics, UN Women, UNDP

Following the first and second national surveys (2007, 2013) which focussed only on domestic violence, , the 2018 Survey collects for the first time data on the nature and prevalence of other forms of violence: dating violence, non-partner violence, sexual harassment, stalking and brings forth findings on social norms related to violence against women. The Survey was conducted across 12 prefectures in Albania with a sample of 3,443 households wherewomen aged 18-74 were interviewed42.4% of surveyed women had a lower secondary education (8-9 years), 27.8% had a upper secondary education, and 19.7% had a university education; only 7.7% of women had only a primary education or less.

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Bibliographic information

Geographic coverage: Europe and Central Asia; Albania

UN Women office involved in publication: Albania Country Office

Publication year: 2019

Number of pages: 142

Publishing entities: United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)