Violence against Women and Girls

Part of Contamination of Beef Products – in the House of Commons at 12:57 pm on 14th February 2013.

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Photo of Philip Davies Philip Davies Conservative, Shipley 12:57 pm, 14th February 2013

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Those figures do not tell the full story because they relate to all abuse and all violence in households. In partner abuse, 4.2% of women are victims and 3% are men. Men and women are both victims of domestic violence and partner abuse. We must also bear in mind that the definition of domestic violence includes non-violent components.