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RP Stats, facts re VAWC

From the 2008 National Demographic and Health Survey results: A striking fact has been brought to our attention in the Census press release (courtesy of Ms Maya of the UCWS):

One in five Filipino women age 15-49 has experienced physical violence since age 15!

(and most of the sexual violence was perpetrated by current husbands and boyfriends).

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