IN THIS SECTION

STATISTICS


Here are a few statistics that Youth Home deals with on a daily basis:

80% of young adults who have been abused meet the criteria for at least one psychiatric distorder by age 21Child Abuse Statistics

 

80% of young adults who have been abused meet the diagnostic criteria for at least one psychiatric disorder by the age of 21.
   
Children who have been sexually abused are 2.5 times more likely to develop alcohol abuse.
   
They are 3.5 times more likely to develop drug addictions.
   
One-third of abused and neglected children will eventually victimize their own children.
   
A report of child abuse is made every 10 seconds.