There are 5,534 registered hospitals in the U.S. and less than 5% of ER personnel are trained to treat trafficking victims.
Polaris reported 10,615 individual human trafficking victims in the United States in 2017.
Human trafficking has become the second most profitable industry, after drug trafficking.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services estimates 240,000-325,000 children are at risk for sexual exploitation annually.
The International Labour Organization estimates that there are 40.3 million victims of human trafficking globally.