Status: Getting worse

  Getting worse

Most Recent Data:
14.3 percent (2019)

Target:
11.4 percent

Desired Direction:
Decrease desired

Baseline:
12.6 percent of students in grades 9 through 12 who dated or went out with someone in the past 12 months reported that they had been forced to do "sexual things" (e.g., kissing, touching, or having sexual intercourse) they did not want to do, or were physically hurt on purpose (e.g., being hit, slammed into something, or injured with an object or weapon) 1 or more times in the past 12 months in 2017

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Adolescent sexual or physical violence by a dating partner
(percent), 2017-2019
Population 2017 2019
Total
12.6
14.3
CI 12.7 / 16.1
SE 0.826
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