Most serious sexual assaults are carried out by a man known to the women. 86% of victims said they knew the offender in some way (Scottish Crime and Justice Survey, 2010-2011).
Approximately 80% of reported rapes take place in a domestic setting. (Police Scotland figures, 2017)
Nearly 20% of reported rapes occur when the victim is asleep. (Police Scotland figures, 2017)
The victim is male in approximately 8% of all recorded Rape cases however the actual number is thought to be higher (Stern review, 2010).
48.13% of calls to Rape Crisis centres in Scotland (2013/14) were in relation to adult rape (Rape Crisis Scotland).
The UK charity Mankind estimates 3 in 20 men are victims of sexual violence (Stern Review, 2010).