Statistics in Ukraine
More than 60% of women in Ukraine experience psychological, physical, or sexual violence, and almost one out of three are victims of their partners. This is evidenced by the OSCE study з питань on the welfare and safety of women in Ukraine.
In 2020, the authorities and institutions that counteract domestic violence recorded 211 362 domestic violence appeals. 180 921 reports were received from women, 27 676 — from men, and 2 756 — from children.
As of January 1, 2021, there are 33 shelters for victims of domestic violence in 18 regions and Kyiv.
In 2021, most people who seek help do so for the first time, although they have been suffering from violence for a long time.