This 2-page fact sheet provides a general overview of sexual violence and provides answers to the following questions:
Why is sexual violence a public health problem?
How does sexual violence affect health?
Who is at risk for sexual violence?
How can we prevent sexual violence?
How does CDC approach sexual violence prevention?
Where can I learn more?
Understanding Sexual Violence

This chapter of ICASA’s manual on facts and statistics includes information on sexual harassment.
 
By the Numbers: Sexual Harassment

This chapter of ICASA’s manual on facts and statistics presents statistics about prostitution.
 
By the Numbers: Prostitution

This chapter of ICASA’s manual on facts and statistics includes information on pornography and its effects.
 
By the Numbers: Pornography

This chapter from ICASA’s manual of facts and statistics discusses the physical and emotional effects of sexual violence.
 
By the Numbers: Physical and Emotional Effects

This chapter from ICASA’s manual of facts and statistics on sexual violence provides information on non-stranger sexual assault.
 
By the Numbers: Non-Stranger Sexual Assault

This chapter of ICASA’s manual on facts and statistics includes information on the economic costs of sexual violence.
 
By the Numbers: Cost of Sexual Violence

This chapter from ICASA’s manual of facts and statistics on sexual violence discusses child sexual abuse.
 
By the Numbers: Child Sexual Abuse

This chapter from ICASA’s manual of facts and statistics on sexual violence discusses adult victims of sexual assault.
 
By the Numbers: Adult Victims

This article provides facts and figures on violence against women to illustrate the devastating toll on women’s lives, on their families, and on society as a whole. It provides a specific breakdown for each of the following:

- Domestic and Intimate Partner Violence
- Sexual Violence
- Harmful Traditional Practices
- Female Genital Mutilation (Fgm)
- Dowry Murder
- "Honor Killings"
- Early Marriage
- Trafficking In Women and Girls
- HIV/Aids and Violence
- Crimes against Women in Situations of Armed Conflict
- Violence against Women as a Human Rights Violation

Violence against Women – Facts and Figures

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