Nome Census Area (AVS)
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Nome Census Area
The 2014 Alaska Victimization Survey for the Nome Census Area was conducted from April to June 2014, and results were released on February 11, 2015 in Nome. Findings include:
- 51% of adult women in the Nome Census Area have experienced intimate partner violence, sexual violence or both, in their lifetime;
- 11% have experienced intimate partner violence, sexual violence or both, in the past year;
- More than 3 out of every 10 adult women in the Nome Census Area have experienced sexual violence in their lifetime; and
- More than 4 out of every 10 have experienced intimate partner violence in their lifetime.