#3 – RAPE CULTURE / RAPE STATISTICS

Rape culture is a sociological concept used to describe a setting in which rape is pervasive and normalised due to societal attitudes about gender and sexuality.(Wikipedia)

Note: This post will also feature links to rape statistics.

 

  1. Rape culture in media  LINK
  2. Between 2 and 10 % of rape accusations are fake LINK
  3. 90% of adult rape victims are female LINK
  4. Crime US 2014 Divided by gender: in 2004, males commited 9,449 rapes, comprared to females 308 LINK
  5. More rape statistics LINK
  6. Approximately 85,000 women and 12,000 men are raped in England and Wales alone every year LINK

 

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