A safe place for victims of abuse and their children  
(815) 872-0087  

         Princeton, Illinois            

Sexual Assault Statistics

  • 1 out of every 6 American women has been the victim of an attempted or completed rape.                                                                                                                        
  • 9 of every 10 rape victims are female                                                                                                          
  • 1 in 33 American men have experienced an attempted or completed rape.       
                              
  • 15% of sexual assault and rape victims are under age12        
                                                    
  • Girls ages 16-19 are 4 times more likely than the general population to be victims of rape, attempted rape, or sexual assault.                                                                               
  • 7% of girls in grades 5-8 and 12% of girls in grades 9-12 said they had been sexually abused.                                                                                                                                 
  • 3% of boys grades 5-8 and 5% of boys in grades 9-12 said they had been sexually abused.                                                                                    

Effects of Rape

  • 3 times more likely to suffer from depression.                                                                            
  • 6 times more likely to suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder.   
                                                 
  • 13 times more likely to abuse alcohol.                                                                                           
  • 26 times more likely to abuse drugs.                                                                                            
  • 4 times more likely to contemplate suicide.

What is Rape and did it happen to Me?

For help or information call our hotline 1-800-474-6031 or directly at 1-815-872-0087