Sustainable Development Goals - 17 Goals to Transform our World

Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls

Indicator 5.2.1: Proportion of ever-partnered women and girls aged 15 years and older subjected to physical, sexual or psychological violence by a current or former intimate partner in the previous 12 months, by form of violence and by age

Percentage of Adults who have ever experienced physical or sexual violence by an intimate partner

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This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from City of Los Angeles statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from Angeleno statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other Angeleno-specific metadata information.

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Cases of Intimate Partner Violence in Los Angeles County

Indicator description

This indicator measures the percentage of adults (18 and older) who have ever experienced physical or sexual violence by an intimate partner. The global target measures the same indicator for women and girls 15 years and older.

Geographical coverage

County of Los Angeles

Unit of measurement

Percentage

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Data gathered from the 2015 and 2011 Los Angeles County Community Health Survey

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Indicator name

Proportion of ever-partnered women and girls aged 15 years and older subjected to physical, sexual or psychological violence by a current or former intimate partner in the previous 12 months, by form of violence and by age

Indicator number

5.2.1

Target name

Eliminate all forms of violence against all women and girls in the public and private spheres, including trafficking and sexual and other types of exploitation

Target number

5.2

Global indicator description

Proportion of ever-partnered women and girls aged 15 years and older subjected to physical, sexual or psychological violence by a current or former intimate partner in the previous 12 months, by form of violence and by age

UN designated tier

2

UN custodian agency

United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) World Health Organization (WHO) United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)

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Los Angeles County Community Health Survey, 2011 and 2015 data

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County of Los Angeles

Link to data source 2015 City of Los Angeles Report on the Status of Women and Girls, Part 5: Public Safety (Los Angeles County Community Health Survey, 2011 data) opens in a new window
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