Violence Against Sex Workers- Stats

Wannathankyou/17th December, 2018

December 17 is observed as International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers.  The day calls attention to hate crimes committed against sex workers worldwide, as well as the need to remove the social stigma and discrimination that have contributed to violence against sex workers and indifference from the communities they are part of.

The violence committed against sex workers give an appalling statistics, and we thought you should know some of them. The following graph depicts the type of violence the sex workers face in their lives based on a study conducted on 115 sex workers-

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