January 25, 2013
5:00 am

CDC releases data on interpersonal and sexual violence by sexual orientation

The first set of national prevalence data on intimate partner violence (IPV), sexual violence (SV), and stalking victimization by sexual orientation was released today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The study found that lesbians and gay men reported IPV and SV over their lifetimes at levels equal to or higher than those of heterosexuals; with sexual orientation based on respondents’ identification at the time of the survey.


This article originally appeared here: https://tools.cdc.gov/api/embed/downloader/download.asp?m=132608&c=308456. The source website for this article is CDC Newsroom Feed.
The original publication date for this article is January 25, 2013 10:00 am

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