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Table 3 Disclosure interval and relationship of the assailants to victims

From: Sexual assault in Lagos, Nigeria: a five year retrospective review

Characteristics Frequency Percentage (%)
Disclosure interval   
Within 24 hours 102 35.5
24 hours – 6 days 129 45.0
7 days – 1 month 31 10.8
>1 month 25 8.7
Assailants   
Neighbours 157 54.9
Stranger 77 26.9
Acquaintances 36 12.6
Family member 13 4.6
Boy friend 3 1.0