22.7 percent of pregnant women suffer intimate partner violence from Eurekalert.org, 12/12/14

Friday, December 19, 2014
Whilst for many women pregnancy is a happy time, for almost one in four it turns out not to be so enjoyable. An investigation into the prevalence of domestic violence against pregnant women has found that 22.7% endure some kind of violence – emotional, physical or sexual – within their relationship.

Read more at: http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2014-12/f-sf-2op121214.php