Bristol Bay Region

Alaska Victimization Survey: Research on Violence Against Women in Alaska
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Bristol Bay Region

 

Estimates

Released 10/12/2011

The 2011 Alaska Victimization Survey for the Bristol Bay Region was conducted from April to June 2011, and results were released on October 12, 2011 in Dillingham. Findings include:

  • Over 50% of adult women in the Bristol Bay Region have experienced intimate partner violence, sexual violence or both, in their lifetime;
  •  Nearly 15% have experienced intimate partner violence, sexual violence or both, in the past year;
  • 3 out of every 10 adult women in the Bristol Bay Region have experienced sexual violence in their lifetime; and 
  • 4 out of every 10 have experienced intimate partner violence in their lifetime.

Lifetime estimates

Bristol Bay Region lifetime estimates. Out of every 100 adult women who reside in the Bristol Bay Region: 44 experienced intimate partner violence (IPV). 31 experienced sexual violence. 52 experienced intimate partner violence, sexual violence, or both.  These lifetime estimates come from a 2011 survey of adult women in the Bristol Bay Region. Source: UAA Justice Center, Alaska Victimization Survey.

Data release

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