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Immigrant Women, Work, and Violence Statistics

General Material
Published Date
June, 2015

This fact sheet provides statistics on immigrant women in the workplace and discusses why they face an increased risk of abuse. Risk factors include immigration status, language barriers, lack of knowledge of legal protections, and, for some types of employment such as farm work, geographic isolation.