% / Percent young women raped who knew their rapist either as a boyfriend, friend or casual acquaintance



Stat: More than half young women raped (68 percent) knew their rapist either as a boyfriend, friend or casual acquaintance.

Stat Categories: Domestic Violence / Abuse Stats

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Stat Source: Bureau of Justice Special Report: Intimate Partner Violence, May 2000

Publisher (site that mentioned this stat): Domestic Peace

Submitted By: Michael Raeford

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