Restraining Orders and Domestic Violence by U.S. States

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Domestic-violence restraining orders, along with statistics on arrests for domestic violence and attributes of incidents, with historical data where available, state-published data by U.S. states.

Dataset sheets:

  • {sheets by state postal code}: restraining order and other domestic violence statistics available for that state from state-specific sources
  • DV sex ratios: sex ratios of victims, offenders, and arrested persons in police-reported domestic violence incidents, compiled from data in state-specific sheets
  • Sweden: restraining orders in Sweden in 2002, with calculation of restraining orders per 1000 adults
  • misc data: additional sources on prevalence of restraining orders
  • US pop 2000-2010: by state, for state-specific prevalence estimates

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