Sexual Assault/Abuse

by Hannah Hamilton

Facts

1) 1 in 5 women (20%) will be sexually assaulted in college while only 4% college men will be sexually assaulted.


2) 42% of college women that were raped tell no one about the assault.


3) Rape results in about 32,000 pregnancies each year.


4) 62,939 cases of child sexual abuse were reported in 2012.

Men being sexually assaulted/abused

- 1 in 33 men have experienced attempted or completed rape in their lifetime.

- Most male survivors never report being sexually assaulted, even to people they know and trust.

Sexual harassment through the internet

- 40% of internet users have personally experienced online harassment.

- Social media was most frequently cited as the scene of online harassment.

- Half of those harassed online do not know who is behind it.