The financial costs of intimate partner violence in the US

Stat: The costs of intimate partner violence in the US alone exceed $5.8 billion per year: $4.1 billion are for direct medical and health care services, while productivity losses account for nearly $1.8 billion.

Stat Categories: Domestic Violence / Abuse Stats

Tags: domestic violence domestic violence,domestic abuse

Years: 2010

Stat Source: Domestic Violence Statistics

Publisher (site that mentioned this stat): Domestic Violence Statistics

Submitted By: Michael Raeford

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