UK survey: unwanted physical contact of a sexual nature 2016 by gender & age occurred

This statistic shows the share of British adults who have ever experienced any unwanted body/physical contact of a sexual nature, by age when it first occurred and gender. As of 2016 almost half of females who had experienced this form of sexual abuse were aged between 16 and 21 years old when it first happened to them.

Share of adults that have ever experience unwanted body/physical contact of a sexual nature in Great Britain, by gender and age event occurred for first time*

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Source

Release date

March 2016

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

February 26 to March 1, 2016

Number of respondents

391 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

All that have ever experience unwanted body/physical contact of a sexual nature

Supplementary notes

* The question was phrased by the source as follows: "For each of the following, please tell us at what age you were when they FIRST happened to you?
Unwanted body/ physical contact of a sexual nature [Asked to respondents that have ever experienced unwanted body/ physical contact of a sexual nature; n = 391]"

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