19.3 million women and 5.1 million men have been stalked in their lifetime...
1 in 5 women and 1 in 71 men are raped in their lifetime... - National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Approximately 85 percent of domestic violence victims are women... 15 percent are men...
1 in 5 women will experience rape in their lifetime...
Approximately 32,000 women will be "impregnated against their will" by rape yearly...
In 31 states: "rapists can sue for custody and visitation" rights...
A woman's chance of being raped in a U.S. college is 1 in 4...
A Native American woman's chance of being raped is 1 in 3...
3 women are killed in the U.S. by intimate male (ex-) partners a day...
- Huffington Post
1 in 5 women and 1 in 71 men will experience rape in their lifetime.. - National Sexual Violence Resource Center
"One in 9 girls and 1 in 53 boys under the age of 18 experience sexual abuse or assault at the hands of an adult."
"From 2009-2013, Child Protective Services agencies substantiated, or found strong evidence to indicate that, 63,000 children a year were victims of sexual abuse." - RAINN/Abuse and Incest National Network
Please give to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence/ One Broadway, Suite 210/ Denver, Colorado, 80203/ 303-839-1852
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