2014-10-10

Data from the National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey (NISVS) now available

The National Archive of Criminal Justice Data (NACJD) is pleased to announce the release of the National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey (NISVS) General Population Survey Raw Data, 2010 (ICPSR study 34305).

The National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey is an ongoing, nationally representative survey that assesses experiences of sexual violence, stalking, and intimate partner violence among adult women and men in the United States and for each individual state. The primary objectives of the survey are to describe the prevalence and characteristics of sexual violence, stalking, and intimate partner violence in the United States; who is most likely to experiences these forms of violence; the context in which sexual violence, stalking and intimate partner violence are experienced; and the consequences and impacts of these forms of violence. The study was funded by the Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control with support from the National Institute of Justice and the Department of Defense.

The data are restricted from general dissemination. Users interested in obtaining these data must complete a Restricted Data Use Agreement application and specify the reasons for the request. Please visit the study home page for more information about the study and access: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR34305.