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Sexual Assault • Get the Facts

In the United States, 1.3 women are raped every minute (U.S. Department of Justice.)

According to the victimization survey, 261,000 rapes and sexual assaults occurred in the United States in 2000. (Bureau of Justice Statistics, U.S. Department of Justice, 2001)

In 2000, 17% of rape or sexual assault victims were victimized by an intimate (Ibid)

Among college women, 9 in 10 victims of rape and sexual assault knew their offender. Almost 13% of completed rapes, 35% of attempted rapes, and 22.9% of threatened rapes happened during a date. (Bureau of Justice Statistics, U.S. Department of Justice, 2001)

Nearly 5% of college women are victimized during any given calendar year. (National Institute of Justice and Bureau of Justice Statistics, U.S. Department of Justice, 2000)

Less than 5% of completed or attempted rapes against college women were reported to law enforcement. (National Institute of Justice and Bureau of Justice Statistics, U.S. Department of Justice, 2000)

Police recorded 90,186 incidents of forcible rape in 2000. Of these reports, 46.9% resulted in an arrest of at least one person. (Federal Bureau of Investigation, U.S. Department of Justice, 2000)

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