Child sexual abuse: a study of prevalence in Great Britain.

  title={Child sexual abuse: a study of prevalence in Great Britain.},
  author={Andy Baker and Susan Duncan},
  journal={Child abuse & neglect},
  volume={9 4},
Of 2019 men and women (aged 15 years and over) interviewed as part of a MORI Survey of a nationally representative sample of Great Britain, 10% reported that they had been sexually abused before the age of 16 (12% of females; 8% of males). There was no increased risk associated with specific social class categories or area of residence. For all types of sexual abuse, the mean age of victims when first abused was significantly lower for females. Subjective reports of the effects of sexual abuse… CONTINUE READING

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