Nome Census Area

Alaska Victimization Survey: Research on Violence Against Women in Alaska
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Nome Census Area

 

Estimates

Released 2/11/2015

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.

Lifetime estimates

Nome Census Area lifetime estimates.  Out of every 100 adult women who reside in the Nome Census Area: 40 experienced intimate partner violence (IPV). 31 experienced sexual violence. 51 experienced intimate partner violence, sexual violence, or both.  These lifetime estimates come from a 2014 survey of adult women in the Nome Census Area. Source: UAA Justice Center, Alaska Victimization Survey.

Data release

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