Learning the facts is the first step to preventing child sexual abuse.
The statistics and facts below can help you understand what child sexual abuse is, the risk factors and consequences for survivors, and how to identify and report suspected abuse. For all statistics and references, download the full statistics PDF.
Child sexual abuse is far more prevalent than people realize. Find out how big the problem really is. The Issue Statistics
While no child is immune, there are child and family characteristics that can heighten the risk of sexual abuse. Risk Factors & Consequences Statistics