Facts

´╗┐Human trafficking impacts cities and towns all over the world. It does not discriminate on the basis of geography, race, color, age, economics, gender or religion.

Human Trafficking Facts:

  • $150 Billion - The size of the human trafficking "industry" globally. (The International Labour Organization)
  • 2 Million Children - The number of children exploited in the global sex trade. Each year as many as 100,000 American children are trafficked in the U.S. (National Center for Missing and Exploited Children)
  • 20.9 Million Victims - The approximate number of humans currently being held in slavery globally. (The International Labour Organization)
  • 11-14 Years Old - The average age of a sex trafficking victim in the United States. (Federal Bureau of Investigation)
  • All 50 States and 167 Countries - Where incidents of human trafficking have been reported. (National Trafficking Resource Center 2015)
  • Fourth Ranked Destination in U.S. - California (National Human Trafficking Resource Center)