the mmiw crisis
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The devastating facts:
Indigenous Women (girls +) murdered 10x higher than all other ethnicities.
More than 4 out of 5 Indigenous Women have experienced violence (84.3%).*
55% of Indigenous Women have been physically abused by their intimate partners.*
Murder is the 3rd leading cause of death for Indigenous Women.
(Centers for Disease Control)
56% of Indigenous Women experience sexual violence.*
48.8% of Indigenous Women have been stalked in their lifetime.*
(*National Institute of Justice Report)