10.7% of women are sexually abused as a child
4.6% of men are sexually abused as a child
The Summary of the National Strategy to Prevent and Respond to Child Sexual Abuse 2021–2030 and its Action Plan is available below.
The National Strategy provides a nationally coordinated, strategic framework for preventing and responding to child sexual abuse. The National Strategy is an initiative of the Australian, state and territory governments. It responds to recommendations from the Royal Commission. The National Strategy addresses child sexual abuse in all settings including in organisations, within families and online.