% of all women who sought care in hospital emergency rooms for violence related injuries



Stat: 37% of all women who sought care in hospital emergency rooms for violence related injuries were injured by a current or former spouse, boyfriend, or girlfriend.

Stat Categories: Domestic Violence / Abuse Stats

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Stat Source: US Department of Justice, Violence Related injuries Treated in Hospital Emergency Departments, August 1997

Publisher (site that mentioned this stat): Domestic Peace

Submitted By: Michael Raeford

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