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Statistics on Domestic Violence


The Huffington Post reported on 30 domestic violence statistics that reminds us it is an epidemic. The following two statistics remind us of the importance of preventing childhood exposure to domestic violence as a primary prevention strategy. 

Source: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/10/23/domestic-violence-statistics_n_5959776.html


The number of children exposed to
domestic violence every year.

Source: http://www.thecenteronline.org/learn-more/did-you-know

Men Exposed to DV

Source: http://www.who.int/violence_injury_prevention/violence/global_campaign/16_days/en/index7.html

A Systematic Review of Trauma-Focused Interventions for Domestic Violence Survivors