Dating violence among college men and women
The prevalence of dating violence was higher among 11th-grade male (11.5%) and 12th-grade male (11.4%) than 9th-grade male (9.1%) students. Mc Evoy, author of the book If He is Raped How does a woman force a guy to have unwanted sex?
Prevalence of dating violence ranged 7.4% to 17.8% across state surveys (median: 11.1%) and from 8.0% to 18.5% across local surveys (median: 12.0%) Centers for Disease Control (2010), "Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance --- United States, 2009" Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report: Surveillance Summaries June 4, 2010 / 59(SS05);1-142 2003 Youth Risk Behavior Survey Here's what the 2003 report says: By using data from the 2003 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS), CDC analyzed the prevalence of physical dating violence (PDV) victimization among high school students and its association with five risk behaviors. We'll do it anonymously, unless you give specific permission to use your name and/or e-mail address. According to expert Cindi Struckman-Johnson, women are most likely to use psychological pressure such as verbal pleading and arguments, emotional blackmail, and deception.
Sexual Assault on College Campuses Scope of the Issue - About 1 in 4 women will be sexually assaulted before the end of their college career.
(Fisher, Cullen, and Turner, 2000) - About 90% of survivors on a college campus know the person who assaulted them.
Identifying these constructs will guide prevention efforts in more effectively decreasing the occurrence of dating violence.
Results indicate that although there is some degree of overlap, variant constructs predict violence for each gender.
- 1% of male students and 3% of female students reported experiencing attempted sexual penetration without their consent.