Extent, Nature, and Consequences of Rape Victimization: Findings From the National Violence Against Women Survey

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The report also poses questions for future reseach in this area including research on risk factors for both victimization and perptration.

Contents include:

  • What Is the National Violence Against Women Survey?
  • Prevalence and Incidence of Rape
  • Rape Prevalence Among Minority Populations
  • Rape Prevalence by Age
  • Characterisitcs of Rape Victims, Rapists, and Rape Incidents
  • Injury and Health Outcomes
  • Victims' Involvement in the Justice System
  • Questions for Future Research