Sustainable Development Goals - 17 Goals to Transform our World

Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls

Indicator 5.2.2: Proportion of women and girls aged 15 years and older subjected to sexual violence by persons other than an intimate partner in the previous 12 months, by age and place of occurrence

Total number of victims 15 and over of reported sex crimes

Sub-categories

Choose categories from the dropdowns below to see different breakdowns of the data. Some will not be available until a higher level is chosen.

Click on the legend to remove individual lines from the chart.

Download Headline CSV Download Source CSV

Headline data

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.

Indicator available

Total number of reported sex crimes

Indicator description
Geographical coverage

City of Los Angeles

Unit of measurement
Definitions

Sex crimes is defined as crimes reported under the following codes in the LAPD “Crime Data from 2010 to Present” database: RAPE - ATTEMPTED, RAPE - FORCIBLE, BATTERY WITH SEXUAL CONTACT, SODOMY/SEXUAL CONTACT B/W PENIS OF ONE PERS TO ANUS OTH, ORAL COPULATION, SEX,UNLAWFUL(INC MUTUAL CONSENT, PENETRATION W/ FRGN OBJ, and SEXUAL PENETRATION W/FOREIGN OBJECT

Calculations
Disaggregation Categories
WCCD/ISO 37120 Indicators on City Data Alignment
Other information

Source: City of Los Angeles 2015 Report on the Status of Women & Girls, Part 5: Public Safety

Data last updated 2019-11-26: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window
Metadata last updated 2020-02-12: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window
Tags

This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators as defined by the UN Statistical Commission. Complete global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Indicator name

Proportion of women and girls aged 15 years and older subjected to sexual violence by persons other than an intimate partner in the previous 12 months, by age and place of occurrence

Indicator number

5.2.2

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 women and girls aged 15 years and older subjected to sexual violence by persons other than an intimate partner in the previous 12 months, by age and place of occurrence

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)

Link to UN metadata United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Metadata (PDF 294 KB) opens in a new window
Organisation

Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD)

Periodicity
Earliest available data
Geographical coverage

City of Los Angeles

Link to data source Crime Data from 2010 to Present opens in a new window
Release date
Next release
Statistical classification
Contact details
Other information