Domestic Violence by State 2020

Domestic Violence by State 2020

by World Population Review: In the United States, an estimated 10 million people experience domestic violence every year. According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, about 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate partner. About 1 in 4 women and 1 in 9 men experience severe intimate partner physical violence, intimate partner contact sexual violence, and/or intimate partner stalking with injury, PTSD, contraction of STDS, etc.

Here are the 10 states with the higest rates of domestic violence:

  1. Alaska (50.00%)
  2. Oklahoma (49.10%)
  3. Nevada (48.10%)
  4. North Carolina (43.90%)
  5. Washington (42.60%)
  6. Maryland (42.10%)
  7. South Carolina (41.50%)
  8. Indiana (40.40%)
  9. New Hampshire (40.40%)
  10. Mississippi (40.10%)

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