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Bisexual women twice as likely to be abused as straight or lesbian women

in UNITED STATES, 28/01/2013

A new US study finds that bisexual women have a higher prevalence rate of rape and sexual violence when compared to lesbian and straight women.

Bisexual women in the US experience more violence than their gay and straight counterparts, a new study finds.

The Center for Disease and Control (CDC) released findings this week from a study that gauges the prevalence of sexual violence among LGBT men and women in the US.

The data, gathered in 2010 through first-person interviews consiting of questions that separate cases of physical violence, rape and stalking.

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