Facts & Stats

Each year, CAWS North Dakota compiles the statistics gathered from our 19 member programs about the prevalence of sexual and domestic violence in North Dakota. Below are the fact sheets for both sexual assault and domestic violence.

National Resources

The fact sheets above give information and statistics specific to the state of North Dakota. If you would like information about national facts and statistics or information on other states, please visit the resources listed below.

National Online Resource Center on Violence Against Women (VAWnet)
The National Online Resource Center on Violence Against Women is a comprehensive and easily accessible online collection of full-text, searchable materials and resources on domestic violence, sexual violence and related issues. For more information, click here.

National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) 
The National Network to End Domestic Violence, a social change organization, is dedicated to creating a social, political and economic environment in which violence against women no longer exists. For more information, click here.

National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) 
NSVRC’s mission is to provide leadership in preventing and responding to sexual violence through collaboration, sharing and creating resources, and promoting research. For more information, click here.

Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network (RAINN) 
RAINN operates the National Crisis Hotline and provides information on national statistics about sexual assault. For more information, click here.

National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) 
NCJFCJ has developed the Children & Youth Exposed to Domestic Violence Fact Sheet that highlights important research findings on the prevalence, impact, barriers, parent-child relationships and effective interventions in domestic violence cases.
To view these statistics click here.

SAFETY ALERT: If you are in danger, please use a safer computer, call 911, a local hotline, the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-656-4673 or the U.S. National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233.Escape