Sexual Assault Abuse

By Ayah Hajjar

Rape

Rape is a unlawful sexual intercourse or any other Sexual penetration of the victims private body parts, with force or without, this is called being sexually abused.

How many people in America get sexually abused?

  • 44% of victims are under age 18
  • 80% are under age 30
  • 68% of sexual assaults are not reported to the police
  • 98% of rapists will never spend a day in jail
  • 47% of rapists are a friend or acquaintance

Every 107 seconds, another sexual assault occurs There is an average of 293,000 instances (victims age 12 or older) of sexual assault each year

Approximately 4/5 of assaults are committed by someone known to the victim

Both female and Male

  • One out of every three girls and one out of every eight boys will be sexually abused by age 18.
  • Both males and females sexually offend, however males represent a higher percentage of known sex offenders.

Abuse

Abuse is very dangerous in many different ways but staying safe and seeking for help is the best way to say away from these problems.