By Melinda Harvey
~683,ooo adult american women are forcibly raped each year. That equals up to be 56,916 per month, 1,871 per day, 78 per hour, and 1.3 per minute.
~17.7 million american women have been victims of attempted or completed rape.
~1 in 33 men have experienced an attempted or completed rape in their lifetime.
~The total cost for rape are around to be $127 billion dollars a year in the United States, not counting the costs of child sexual abuse. There are about $508 dollars per man, women or child per year. The cost of every single sexual assault reported is $110,000 dollars.
~There are "date rape" drugs like rohypnol, gamma hydroxybutyrate, and ketamine.
~Forty-Two percent of women who are date raped dont tell any one at all about it.
~Twenty-seven percent of women who were raped did not realized that what happened met the legal definition of date rape and Eighty-four percent of men who were involved in a date rape did not realize that what they did met the legal difinition of date rape.
~over 50% occur in the day time.
~If the minor was below 16 and the defendant is 17 or younger, penalties will range from 3-15 years in prison.
~ More than half of rape and sexual assault crimes take place between 6pm and 6am.