About Womanity Index

Womanity Index is an annual assessment and ranking of subnational governments based on their performance in advancing gender equality. The Index encompasses five distinct domains of gender equality: Gender-Based Violence, Women’s Health, Women’s Economic Empowerment, Women’s Political Representation, and Educational Parity.

Womanity Index (GBV) 2023

The 2023 edition of Womanity Index is focused on Gender-Based Violence (GBV) wherein states are assessed and ranked on their commitments to GBV prevention and response.

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Womanity Index (GBV)

Methodology

The assessment of subnational governments on their efforts to prevent and respond to Gender-Based Violence (GBV) is based on indicators spread across five indexes – Laws and Policies, Access to Legal Justice, Support Services, Information and Awareness, and Budget and Spending.

Laws and Policies
Access to Legal Justice
Support Services
Information and Awareness
Budget and Spending

Womanity Index (GBV) 2023 Interactive Map

Index Ranking

Overall Ranking

Ab

Abia

Overall Ranking 

Ranking by Index:
  Laws and Policies
  Access to Legal Justice
  Support Services
  Information and Awareness
  Budget and Spending

 
Adamawa

Adamawa

Overall Ranking 

Ranking by Index:
  Laws and Policies
  Access to Legal Justice
  Support Services
  Information and Awareness
  Budget and Spending

 
Akwa

Akwa Ibom

Overall Ranking 

Ranking by Index:
  Laws and Policies
  Access to Legal Justice
  Support Services
  Information and Awareness
  Budget and Spending

 
An

Anambra

Overall Ranking 

Ranking by Index:
  Laws and Policies
  Access to Legal Justice
  Support Services
  Information and Awareness
  Budget and Spending

 
Bauchi

Bauchi

Overall Ranking 

Ranking by Index:
  Laws and Policies
  Access to Legal Justice
  Support Services
  Information and Awareness
  Budget and Spending

 
Bayelsa

Bayelsa

Overall Ranking 

Ranking by Index:
  Laws and Policies
  Access to Legal Justice
  Support Services
  Information and Awareness
  Budget and Spending

 
Benue

Benue

Overall Ranking 

Ranking by Index:
  Laws and Policies
  Access to Legal Justice
  Support Services
  Information and Awareness
  Budget and Spending

 
Borno

Borno

Overall Ranking 

Ranking by Index:
  Laws and Policies
  Access to Legal Justice
  Support Services
  Information and Awareness
  Budget and Spending

 
Cross

Cross River

Overall Ranking 

Ranking by Index:
  Laws and Policies