Busting the Domestic Abuse Myths #5: Domestic violence is the biggest killer of women under 40 in the world

Another ‘fact’ that is not used so much but can still be found is the claim that “Domestic violence is the biggest killer of women under 40 in the world.”

Radio 4’s More or Less programme debunked this myth in 2009. Cancer and other disease is the most prevalent reason.

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