SEXUAL ABUSE Ohio statistics


Victims: 79 percent are 17 or younger, and 56 percent are 12 and under.
Abusers: In 85 percent of the cases, the abuser knew the victim.
Sex of victim: Women are 87 percent of the victims.
Sex of abuser: Of Ohio's 9,800 prisoners for sex crimes, all but 150 are men.
Source: Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

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