In the last decade from 2010 to 2020 around a million women have suffered some type of violence in Mexico, firearms have been the main instrument of attack in recent years.
According to the Brazilian Institute dedicated to security and development issues at the Latin American level Igarapé, during the last ten years has increased almost 500 percent.
I knowstates with the highest homicides including the femicides They were Guanajuato, Mexico, Chihuahua, Baja California and Michoacán.
Part of the results added by a platform used for metrics at the Latin American level, the state with the most firearm violence was Guanajuato, followed by Chihuahua and the State of Mexico.
2020 was one of the years that sexual violence decreased a little, however, this indicates that the cases occurred within the home and generated a 4 percent increase in homicides of women.
Of which more than 10 percent were recorded in victims of femicides minors through firearms, a result that revealed a reality of the need for protection and security for women in the country.
figures that increased during the pandemic after the health emergency measures that forced families to stay at home due to the home office and studies within the home.
In 2022, during the first semester, 89 femicides in the month of June, one of the highest months so far this year.
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