Reports and Publications

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. The ongoing NISVS survey provides data that will be used to track IPV, SV, and stalking trends over time.

Summary Reports

Special Reports

Special reports provide additional methodological information or in-depth analyses on a specific topic set to help readers understand and interpret provisional NISVS data.

  • 2010 Report on Intimate Partner Violencepdf icon
    The Intimate Partner Violence in the United States–2010 report presents detailed information from the NISVS pertaining to the public health burden of IPV in the United States, including an in-depth look at the scope of IPV and its far-ranging consequences.

Fact Sheets

Below are easy-to-read fact sheets highlighting key findings from National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey (NISVS) and frequently asked questions highlighting what everyone should know about intimate partner violence, sexual violence and stalking.

Journal Articles

This is a list of journal articles that used NISVS data published within the last 5 years.

Other NISVS Materials



National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey (NISVS) Data Access

NISVS data from 2010external icon, 2011external icon, 2012external icon, and 2015external icon are archived in the National Archive of Criminal Justice Data at ICPSRexternal icon and are available at no cost. On that site, you will find the respective codebooks, survey instruments, and related data documentation. There is also a list of data-related publications. The raw data are in a restricted-access database, which has specific requirements for obtaining them.

Page last reviewed: July 19, 2021