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This dashboard aims to be a comprehensive visualisation and monitoring tool of available data related to gender-based violence and femicide in South Africa. 

Statistics South Africa: Victims of Crimes Survey Data Dashboard

StatsSA undertakes surveys to assess the South African public's experience of crime. All visualisations shown are created with data from the 2016/17 Victims of Crime Survey.

For a more comprehensive documentation of the VOC 2016/17 data and corresponding statistics see Violence against Women in South Africa

VOC Data Estimate Quality (CV)

The quality level of the VOC data is based on the coefficient of variation of the estimate. The coefficient of variation (CV) is a measure of the relative size of error. The CV is calculated as follows:


Attitudes and Perceptions of Crime Trends
Fear of Crime
Knowledge of Shelter or Place of Safety for Victims of Crime
Experience of Household Crimes
Reporting of Crime to the Police
Satisfaction with Police Response
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