A CDC survey of relationship violence found that
almost 1 in 4 women, and 15% of men experienced partner violence between the ages of 11-17
43% of dating college women and 28 % of men report violent and abusive behaviors.
(College Dating Violence and Abuse Poll, 2011).
42.8% of LGB youth and 88.9% of transgender youth reported being physically abused by a dating partner.
(Urban Institute, 2013).