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Table 2 12 month and lifetime prevalence of intimate partner violence. Values are numbers (percentages) unless otherwise stated

From: “It happens to clinicians too”: an Australian prevalence study of intimate partner and family violence against health professionals

Intimate partner violence 12 month Adult lifetime prevalence
  n = 432 n = 433
Fear of partner a 22 (5.1) 111 (25.6)
IPV Category (CAS) n = 375 n = 421
 Severe physical, emotional and/or sexual combined abuse 8 (2.1) 58 (13.8)
 Physical abuse and emotional/harassment 8 (2.1) 19 (4.5)
 Emotional abuse and/or harassment alone 25 (6.7) 34 (8.1)
 Physical abuse alone 2 (0.5) 14 (3.3)
  n = 402 n = 421
Sexual assault (rape) by partner 7 (1.7) 51 (12.1)
  n = 434 n = 434
Total: Fear of partner and/or abuse 50 (11.5) 146 (33.6)
  1. Denominators vary due to missing responses
  2. a 33 participants omitted as they had never been in a relationship