Human Trafficking Statistics

  • Michigan ranks in the top when there are sweeps across the nation.
  • Michigan cam up SECOND IN THE NUMBER OF JUVENILES recovered from sex trading in a 2013 FBI sting Michigan Abolitionist Project
  • $32 Billion – estimated profits from Human Trafficking globally each year. This is more than Google, Starbucks & Nike UNICEF
  • There is an estimated 186 – 322 people enslaved in Livingston County Michigan. USCountyPopulation.com
  • The average age range of a child first forced into prostitution is 11 – 14. Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • One in three street prostitutes are less than 18. National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.
  • Women and children constitute 80 percent of trafficking victims. In Our Backyard by Nita Belles
  • Made in America does not guarantee that the product isn’t made, at least in some part, by slave labor. In Our Backyard by Nita Belies
  • LCAP has partnered with the first and only survivor home for trafficked women and their children in Livingston County.
  • The risk of being trafficked is 80% higer for a homeless child than a child with a home. Ben Reaoch, Three Rivers Grace Church, Pittsburg,PA
  • There are 41,942 sex offenders in Michigan Dr Bonita Laudeman, Human Trafficking Expert, Author, Chaplain
  • There are 150 girls under the age of 18 being sold into sexual slavery every month in Michigan. Michigan State Senator Judy Emmons
  • #1 sign of being trafficked is not being in control of ones own ID. Dr Bonita Laudeman, Human Trafficking Expert, Author, Chaplain