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How many women are raped each year in the U.S.?
The number of rapes that occur in the U.S. is available in Criminal Victimization in the United States: Statistical Tables from the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS). The number of rapes reported to the police is available in the annual Crime in the United States report, which is published by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). For additional information, visit the Crime Victimization: Sexual Abuse or Violence section of our Web site.
Last Updated: 10/4/2010
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