Rate of petitions granted for relief from domestic abuse per 1,000 residents
Story Behind the Curve
This indicator remains relatively constant. This information is provided by the Vermont Judiciary and is considered a reliable data source. Population for analysis taken from 2020 US Census data.
An analysis would need to be undertaken of the Vermont, Maine and New Hampshire court systems to determine a Northern New England benchmark for this measure to ensure an accurate coparison.
Benchmark Information for Northern New England States:
US Average: Unknown
Notes on Methodology
Based upon SFY22 Vermont Judiciary Annual Statistical Report.