Family violence costs to the nation in medical expenses, police and court costs, shelters and foster care, sick leave, absenteeism, and non-productivity



Stat: Family violence costs the nation from $5 to $10 billion annually in medical expenses, police and court costs, shelters and foster care, sick leave, absenteeism, and non-productivity.

Stat Categories: Domestic Violence / Abuse Stats

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Stat Source: Medical News, American Medical Association, January, 1992

Publisher (site that mentioned this stat): Domestic Peace

Submitted By: Michael Raeford

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