Domestic abuse facts
Did you know?
- One in four women will experience domestic abuse at some stage in their lives.
- Domestic abuse can affect any woman regardless of race, class, age, religion, sexuality, ability, income, lifestyle or where she lives.
- 88% of crimes and offences of domestic abuse and 95% of crimes of indecency (mostly sexual assault) are committed by men against women.
- Domestic abuse is not about anger, it’s about power and control over another person