The primary objectives of the National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey are to describe:
- The prevalence and characteristics of sexual violence, stalking, and intimate partner violence;
- Who is most likely to experience these forms of violence;
- The patterns and impact of the violence experienced by specific perpetrators;
- The health consequences of these forms of violence.
A summary of the findings of the survey can be found at pages 1-3 of the report.
Source of Information
Center for Disease Control and Prevention