Date Rape

Top Ten Facts to Know

10. The United States has the world’s highest rape of all countries that publish such data- 13 times higher that England and more than 20 times higher than Japan.

"Rape Statistics." Rape Statistics. Crisis Connection, n.d. Web. 30 Apr. 2015.

9. 1 in 15 rape victims become pregnant as a result of being raped.

"Rape Statistics." Rape Statistics. Crisis Connection, n.d. Web. 30 Apr. 2015.

8. 1 in 15 rape victims contract a STD as a result of being raped

"Rape Statistics." Rape Statistics. Crisis Connection, n.d. Web. 30 Apr. 2015.

7. Women who are multi-racial have a 1 in 3 chance of experiencing some form of rape in their lifetime.

"39 Date Rape Statistics." HRF. HRF, 14 Oct. 2014. Web. 01 May 2015.

6. Up to 80% of the date rape that occur when men are perpetrating against women happen when the women is intoxicated

"39 Date Rape Statistics." HRF. HRF, 14 Oct. 2014. Web. 01 May 2015.

5. 30% of women who have been raped think about suicide after the incident.

"39 Date Rape Statistics." HRF. HRF, 14 Oct. 2014. Web. 01 May 2015.

4. Every 21 hours, another woman is raped on a college campus today.

"39 Date Rape Statistics." HRF. HRF, 14 Oct. 2014. Web. 01 May 2015.

3. 43% of rape occur between 6:00pm and midnight

"The Offenders | RAINN | Rape." The Offenders | RAINN | Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network. RAINN, n.d. Web. 01 May 2015.

2. In 2001, 11% of rapes involved the use of weapons – 3% used a gun, 6% used a knife, and 2% used another form of weapon

"The Offenders | RAINN | Rape." The Offenders | RAINN | Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network. RAINN, n.d. Web. 01 May 2015.

1. More than 50% of all rape/sexual assault incidents were reported by victims to have occurred within 1 mile of their home or at their home

"The Offenders | RAINN | Rape." The Offenders | RAINN | Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network. RAINN, n.d. Web. 01 May 2015.