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Internet Watch Foundation annual and charity report 2013, 07/04/14 [E/NI/S/W]

The Internet Watch Foundation has published its annual report for 2013.

The latest trends in assessing and removing child sexual abuse images from the internet reveal that last year the IWF saw a 31% increase in reports processed compared to 2012. It identified 13,182 webpages containing child sexual abuse imagery and of these over half (51%) showed the rape or sexual torture of a child or children; over 80% were of victims aged 10 or under; the vast majority of the victims were girls (76%), 10% were boys and 9% showed both genders; 24% of the images and videos were being sold on a commercial basis.

For full details see the IWF website.

Further Information

Internet Watch Foundation annual and charity report 2013