Table 2.

Prevalence of Combinations of Exposure to Childhood Physical or Sexual Abuse or to a Battered Mother

Combinations of ExposuresPercentage
1 exposure
Physical abuse only20.5
Sexual abuse only7.2
Battered mother only3.1
2 exposures
Physical and sexual abuse4.6
Physical abuse and battered mother4.8
Sexual abuse and battered mother.7
All 3 exposures
Physical and sexual abuse and
battered mother