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Unbelievable Statistics

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Unbelievable Statistics

Teen Dating Violence Stats:
  • One in Four high school students have been or will be involved in an abusive relationship.
  • 80% of assaults include but not limited too pushing,slapping, and graping.
  • 70% of pregnant or parenting teens are beaten by their boyfriends/husbands.
  • 40% of teenage girls in ages 14 to 17 report knowing someone their age who has been hit or beaten by a boyfriend.
  • 26% of girls in grades 9 to 12 have been the victim of physical abuse, sexual abuse, or date rape.


Spouse Abuse Stats:
  • About 2.3 milion people each year in the U.S. are raped and/or physically assaulted by a current or former spouse or boyfriend/girlfriend.
  • over 1,200 women are murdered by a current or former intimat partner in the U.S. each year.
  • At least 37% of female patients and 17% of all patients treated in hospital emergency departments for violence-related injuries were injured by a current or former spouse.
  • Each year 1 million women suffer nonfatal violence by an intimate partner.
  • 4 million American women experience a serious assualt by an intimate partner during an average 12 month period.
  • Nearly 1 in 3 adult women experience at least one physical assualt by a partner during adulthood.


Batterers and Mens Stats:

  • 85% of batterers watched or experenced domestic violence in their own home.
  • Boys aged 11-20 who have seen this or experenced it are arrested for murder.
  • 63% have killed the man that abused their mother.
  • 62% of sons are injured over the age of 14 by attempting to protect their mother.