Rape statistics – Wikipedia

Statistics on rape and other sexual assaults are commonly available in industrialized countries, and are becoming more common throughout the world. Inconsistent definitions of rape, different rates of reporting, recording, prosecution and conviction for rape create controversial statistical disparities, and lead to accusations that many rape statistics are unreliable or misleading.[1][2] In some jurisdictions, male-female rape is …

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Bangladesh witnesses 592 rapes in six months


Bangladesh witnesses 592 rapes in six months The incidents occurred between January and June At least 592 incidents of rape have occurred across Bangladesh in the last six months, Bangladesh Mahila Parishad (BMP) said in a report. BMP, a women-led organization working to protect women’s rights, revealed that these incidents …

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