This data summary is one of six produced by the NZFVC in 2017. The other five data
summaries are concerned with Family Violence Deaths, Violence Against Women,
Children and Youth Affected by Family Violence, Adult Sexual Violence, and Child Sexual
Abuse and Adult Sexual Violence – Perpetration by Gender. This data summary is a
collation of publicly available information about sexual abuse and has been sourced from
self-report surveys and administrative data sources.