Honduras: Violence Against Children Survey Fact Sheet

Together for Girls & Government of Honduras

This fact sheet presents an overview of the data found in Honduras’s Violence Against Children Survey

Key highlights include:


16% of girls experienced sexual violence in childhood.


32% of girls experienced physical violence in childhood.


16% of girls and young women who experienced pressured or physically forced sex reported a resultant pregnancy.


Among girls who have experienced sexual violence, less than 6% of girls received help.


10% of boys experienced sexual violence in childhood.


30% of boys experienced physical violence in childhood.


Among boys who have experienced sexual violence, less than 1% of boys received help


Read the Spanish version here.