Table 3

Average six-monthly costs for women from Walby23 (2008 UK pounds)

No abuseAbuse*
Criminal justice£0£983
Civil justice£36£355
Employment loss of output£0£2439
Medical services£0£184
Mental health£63£250
Social services and childcare£0£487
Temporary housing£3£23
Total six-monthly costs£102£4721
  • * These costs were used for the abuse unidentified, identified existing violence and advocacy states.