Multifandom | I was raped (WARNING Rape is talked about)



Females from the ages 12-34 have a higher risk of being raped. 1 out of 6 females has been a victim of an attempted or complete rape in her lifetime (14.8% complete, 2.8% attempted) As of 1998 an estimated 17.7 million american females had been victims of attempted or complete rape. 82% of all juveniles victims are female and 90% of adult rape victims are female. Females ages 16-19 are 4 times more likely than the general population to be victims of rape, attempted rape, or sexual assault. Women ages 18-24 who are college students are 3 times more likely than women in general to experience sexual violence. Females of the same age who are not enrolled in college are 4 times more likely. 94% of women who are raped experience symptoms of post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) during the two weeks following the rape. 30% of women report symptoms of PTSD 9 months after the rape. 33% of women who are raped think about suicide. 13% of women who are raped attempt suicide. Approximately 70% of raped or sexual assault victims experience moderate to severe distress, a larger percentage than for any other violent crime. 60% of rape assaults don’t get reported they are either too scared, too shocked or feel like it’s their fault and only 6% of rapists ever serve a day in jails. Sexual assault victims are survivors and it is scary how much females get sexually assaulted but sadly not surprising.

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