Official Concept and Definition

Incest

Definition

Sexual abuse committed against a child by a person who is related to her/him within fourth degree of consanguinity or affinity and who exercises influence, authority or moral ascendancy over her/him.

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PSS Agency PSA
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Glossary on Violence Against Women and Children and Other Related Concepts

https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/attachments/Annex%20%20BR-%206-2001_0.doc
Indicators / Statistics Being Generated Not applicable
PSA Board Resolution PSA Board Resolution No. 01, Series of 2017 - 078
https://psa.gov.ph/article/nscb-executive-board-resolution-no-8-09-approving-and-adopting-official-concepts-and
Statistical Domain Environment and multi-domain statistics
Statistical Activity Gender and special population groups

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