Skip to main content

Table 3 Place of occurrence of sexual violence according to type of perpetrator for patients

From: Description and consequences of sexual violence in Ituri province, Democratic Republic of Congo

Location of sexual aggression
Type of Perpetrator Whilst performing outside domestic duties Going or returning to school Other locations In the home Whilst fleeing or displaced Unable to recall Total
  n % n % n % n % n % n % n %
Known civilian 103 4.0 19 0.7 80 0.3 57 2.2 2 0.1 17 0.6 278 10.8
Unknown civilian 180 7.0 13 0.5 56 2.2 15 0.6 11 0.4 2 0.1 277 10.8
Known armed male 34 1.3 4 0.1 16 0.6 15 0.6 6 0.2 1 0.0 76 2.9
Unknown armed male 897 35.0 28 1.1 237 9.2 225 8.8 445 17.3 40 1.6 1872 73
Details unknown 35 1.4 2 0.1 11 0.4 5 0.2 5 0.2 4 0.2 62 2.4
Total 1249 48.7 66 2.6 400 15.6 317 12.4 469 18.3 64 2.5 2565 100