It is reported that over one in three women had experienced a sexual assault and that only 6% of sexual assaults were reported to the police. Laws reinforcing women’s rights and safety are relatively recent in France.
According to Justice Institute of British Columbia, one out of every 17 women is raped, 62% of rape victims were physically injured, 9% were beaten or disfigured. The law making rape a crime dates back only to 1980.
One in 5 women (aged 16 – 59) has experienced some form of sexual violence since the age of 16. India Indian women shout slogans as they protest against the recent gang-rape of a young woman in a moving bus in New Delhi, India " data-medium-file=" data-large-file=" class="alignnone size-full wp-image-7749" src=" alt="Rape Crime in india" width="500" height="333" srcset=" sizes="(max-width: 500px) 100vw, 500px" / India is the place where sexual assault is rapidly increasing.S., Sweden, France, Canada, UK and Germany are the most immersed ones in this crime. See the recent list of countries with highest rape crime. Ethiopia Ethiopia is estimated to have one of the highest rates of violence against women in the world.