Estimates range from incidents of violence against a current or former spouse, boyfriend, or girlfriend each year to women who are physically abused by their husbands or live-in partners each year.



Stat: Estimates range from 960,000 incidents of violence against a current or former spouse, boyfriend, or girlfriend each year to 4 million women who are physically abused by their husbands or live-in partners each year. - Violence by Intimates: Analysis of Data on Crimes by Current or Former Spouses, Boyfriends, and Girlfriends, U.S. Department of Justice, March, 1998.

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Stat Source: Violence by Intimates: Analysis of Data on Crimes by Current or Former Spouses, Boyfriends, and Girlfriends, U.S. Department of Justice, March, 1998

Publisher (site that mentioned this stat): Domestic Peace

Submitted By: Michael Raeford

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