SOUTH AMERICA

Peru:

70% of women reported physical and/or sexual violence by an intimate partner*

Chile:

Almost 60% of women who live with their partners suffer some sort of violence.**

Brazil:

29% of women in São Paulo and 37% in Pernambuco experienced physical or sexual violence by a partner***

*World Health Organization, 2011
**Inter-American Development Bank
***World Health Organization, Multi-country Study on Women’s Health and Domestic Violence Against Women, 2004