1 in 3 women and 1 in 4 men will be a victim of domestic violence in their lifetime.
Physical, mental and sexual and reproductive health effects have been linked with intimate partner violence. There is also a relationship between intimate partner violence and suicidal behavior.
1 in 5 women and 1 in 71 men in the United States has been raped in their lifetime. Almost half of these victims were raped by an acquaintance.