Intimate Partner Violence: Data Sources

CDC Data Sources

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Other Federal Data Sources

  • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)External
    Each year, the FBI publishes a summary of Crime in the United States, Hate Crime Statistics, special studies, reports, and monographs..
  • National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS)External
    NCVS is the primary source of information on criminal victimization in the United States. The survey enables the Bureau of Justice Statistics to estimate the likelihood of victimization by rape, sexual assault, robbery, assault, theft, household burglary, intimate partner violence victimization, and motor vehicle theft.

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Non-Federal Data Sources

  • National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health (Add Health)External
    Add Health is a longitudinal study of a nationally representative sample of adolescents in grades 7-12 in the United States during the 1994-95 school year. The cohort was most recently interviewed in 2008 when the sample was aged 24-32. Add Health is re-interviewing cohort members in a Wave V follow-up from 2016-2018 to collect social, environmental, behavioral, and biological data with which to track the emergence of chronic disease as the cohort moves through their fourth decade of life.

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Page last reviewed: October 23, 2018