Algeria

Number of People Experiencing Domestic Abuse Each Year:

1 in 4 Arab women, including Algerians, have experienced domestic violence.

31.4% of women aged between 19-64 have regularly been subjected to threats of physical and/or psychological violence.

No research on male victims or other gender identities.

Population Size:

43.05 million. 50.5% are male and 49.5% are female.


Frontline Services:



 

Sources


  1. Council of Europe, “Council of Europe’s Expert Group of Violence Against Women Visits Andorra”, (coe.int, 7 February 2020), <https://www.coe.int/en/web/istanbul-convention/-/council-of-europe-s-expert-group-on-violence-against-women-visits-andor-1>.

  2. The World Bank, (1).