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Mexico National Survey on Violence Against Women 2002-2003

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Encuesta Nacional sobre Violencia contra las Mujeres (ENVIM)
Geography 
Mexico (MEX)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
11/2002 - 03/2003
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Health facility
  • Individual
  • Interview
Summary 

The purpose of the survey was to provide information on the types of domestic violence women are exposed to, its frequency, and the effect on their health.

Women ages 15 and over seeking preventative and curative medical attention were asked to participate in the study, and interviews were conducted in a clinic. A sample size of 26,240 was established and 26,042 interviews were completed.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Institute for Social Security and Services for State Workers (ISSSTE) (Mexico), Mexican Social Security Institute (IMSS), National Institute of Public Health (Mexico), Secretariat of Health (Mexico). Mexico National Survey on Violence Against Women 2002-2003.