Statistics on dating abuse
Even in Canada, though the provinces and territories have mandated protection guidelines, statistics are compiled using a variety of gauges. That said, below are some international statistics: Source: (1) Health Canada. Canadian incidence study of reported child abuse and neglect: Final report.
Understanding child abuse and neglect Washington, DC: National Academy Press.
Are you concerned that your teen might be abusing drugs?has conducted extensive research during the development of its dating violence prevention programs.The following facts and figures establish youth as a high-risk population for becoming victims of sexual assault and dating abuse.Surveillance Summaries: Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance — United States, 2013 (pdf, 172 pages). “Prevalence of Partner Violence in Same-Sex Romantic and Sexual Relationships in a National Sample of Adolescents.” Journal of Adolescent Health 35 (August 2004): 124-131.