The National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey (NISVS)
The National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey (NISVS) is an ongoing survey that collects the most current and comprehensive national- and state-level data on intimate partner violence, sexual violence and stalking victimization in the United States. CDC developed NISVS to collect data on these important public health problems and enhance violence prevention efforts.
Summary reports from the National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey present data on the national prevalence of intimate partner violence (IPV), sexual violence (SV), and stalking among women and men in the United States. Special reports provide additional methodological information or in-depth analyses on a specific topic to help readers understand and interpret NISVS data.
Easy-to-use fact sheets and multimedia highlighting key findings from NISVS.
Definitions and frequently asked questions highlighting what everyone should know about intimate partner violence, sexual violence, and stalking.
This page contains a list of publications that use NISVS data published within the last 5 years.