Concept selected: Gender violence
DefinitionThis physical or mental violence against a woman by a man who is or was her spouse or was associated with her through an equivalent sentimental relationship, even if there is no cohabitation. Also, according to point 4 of Article 1 of Organic Law 1/2004, on Comprehensive Protection Measures against Gender Violence, added by Organic Law 8/2021, on the comprehensive protection of children and adolescents against violence, it includes violence perpetrated by these men against their family members or close relatives who are minors, with the aim of causing harm or damage to women.
SourceDomestic Violence and Gender Violence. Methodology
Statistical operations(enlaces al Inventario de Operaciones Estadísticas)
- Domestic Violence
- Domestic violence or gender violence victim
- Relationship of the victim with the accused in cases of gender violence