According to the New Hampshire Violence Against Men Survey one in 20 New Hampshire men reported being sexually assaulted; over two thirds (68%) of those assaults occurred before the victim’s 18th birthday.
In 2018, NH’s 13 domestic and sexual violence crisis centers served 15,346 individuals impacted by domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking.
2,250 Adult victims of Sexual aSSAULT served by nh crisis centers in 2018
9,168 Adult victims of domestic Violence served by nh crisis centers in 2018
816 victims of stalking served by nh crisis centers 2018
448 victims of child abuse served by nh crisis centers in 2018
780 victims of child sexual abuse served by nh crisis centers 2016
247 children exposed to domestic violence served by nh crisis centers in 2018
487 individuals took REFUGE in NH emergency Shelters IN 2018
284 adults TOOK REFUGE IN NH EMERGENCY SHELTERS IN 20168
203 children TOOK REFUGE IN NH EMERGENCY SHELTER IN 2016
Sexual Violence Research According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:
1 in 3 women and 1 in 4 men experienced sexual violence involving physical contact during their lifetimes. Nearly 1 in 5 women and 1 in 38 men have experienced completed or attempted rape and 1 in 14 men was made to penetrate someone (completed or attempted) during his lifetime.
Sexual violence starts early. 1 in 3 female rape victims experienced it for the first time between 11-17 years old and 1 in 8 reported that it occurred before age 10. Nearly 1 in 4 male rape victims experienced it for the first time between 11-17 years old and about 1 in 4 reported that it occurred before age 10.
Sexual violence is costly. Recent estimates put the cost of rape at $122,461 per victim, including medical costs, lost productivity, criminal justice activities, and other costs.
Statistics source, CDC Sexual Violence Fast Facts Domestic Violence Statistics and Research According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:
About 1 in 4 women and 1 in 10 men have experienced contact sexual violence, physical violence, or stalking by an intimate partner during their lifetime and reported at least one impact of the violence (like being concerned for their safety).
Over 43 million women and about 38 million men experienced psychological aggression by an intimate partner in their lifetime.
The 13 member programs of the New Hampshire Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence provide services regardless of gender,age, health status (including HIV-positive), physical, mental or emotional ability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, socio-economic status, race, national origin, immigration status or religious or political affiliation.