Child abuse in the U.S. - perpetrators by relationship to victim 2017

Number of perpetrators in child abuse cases in the U.S. in 2017, by relationship to victim

Child abuse in the U.S. - perpetrators by relationship to victim 2017 This statistic shows the number of perpetrators in child abuse cases in the U.S. in 2017, by relationship to their victim. In 2017, around 409,898 perpetrators were a biological parent of their victim.
Show more

Number of perpetrators in child abuse cases in the U.S. in 2017, by relationship to victim

Loading statistic...
Expand statistic
Number of perpetrators
Parent409,898
Other relative33,121
Multiple relationships22,083
Other19,832
Unmarried partner or parent18,350
Unknown12,181
Friend and neighbor5,269
Child daycare provider1,772
Legal guardian1,617
Foster parent1,548
Group home and residential facility staff1,394
Other professional1,156
Number of perpetrators
Parent409,898
Other relative33,121
Multiple relationships22,083
Other19,832
Unmarried partner or parent18,350
Unknown12,181
Friend and neighbor5,269
Child daycare provider1,772
Legal guardian1,617
Foster parent1,548
Group home and residential facility staff1,394
Other professional1,156
Download Settings Share
Download started
Please be patient - this may take a moment
This statistic shows the number of perpetrators in child abuse cases in the U.S. in 2017, by relationship to their victim. In 2017, around 409,898 perpetrators were a biological parent of their victim.
Show more
Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$49 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.
Leading companies trust Statista:
paypalgoogleadobepgsamsungtelekom
Statista is a great source of knowledge, and pretty helpful to manage the daily work.
Christof Baron

Christof Baron
CEO, MindShare Germany

Statistics on "Child abuse in the U.S."
  • Overview
The most important statistics
  • Child abuse
  • Fatalities
  • Preventive services
  • Lifetime costs
Discover Statista
Need help with using Statista for your research? Tutorials and first steps
Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.
Do you have any questions about our business solutions?

We provide you with detailed information about our Corporate Account.