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Rwanda Violence Against Children and Youth Survey 2015

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Rwanda VACYS 2015
Geography 
Rwanda (RWA)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
11/2015 - 12/2015
Series or system 
Violence Against Children Surveys (VACS)
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
Summary 

The 2015-16 Rwanda Violence against Children and Youth Survey was conducted as part of the Violence Against Children Surveys program led by the CDC. Questionnaires collected information from a nationally representative sample of 2,214 young men and women ages 13 to 24, including topics such as experiences with physical, sexual, and emotional violence, drug and alcohol use, education, employment, health care use, as well as information on participants' households and living conditions.

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Ministry of Education (Rwanda), Ministry of Gender and Family Promotion (Rwanda), Ministry of Health (Rwanda), National Commission for Children (NCC) (Rwanda), National Institute of Statistics (Rwanda), Rwanda National Police (RNP), Together for Girls, United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). Rwanda Violence Against Children and Youth Survey 2015.