Facts & Statistics
FACT: 30% of all child abuse cases involve domestic violence.
FACT: 50% of men who abuse their wives also abuse their children
FACT: 60% of abused women report that their abuser abuses the children too
FACT: In 43% of child fatalities, the mom also reports being a victim of domestic violence
FACT: Between 3.3 and 10 million children live in homes where domestic violence takes place
FACT: 75% of boys who witness domestic violence have been found to have demonstrable behavioral problems
FACT: The risk of sexual abuse is 7 times greater for girls whose fathers batter their mothers