6 Facts To Know About Modern-Day Human Trafficking

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Human trafficking is a real issue in the United States today. With technology and social media, modern-day human trafficking, globally, has an estimated 71% of enslaved women and girls.

Didn’t know this was still going on? Here are some facts you should know:

1. Human Trafficking Is A Billion Dollar Industry

Human trafficking earns global profits of roughly $150 billion a year for traffickers, $99 billion of which comes from commercial sexual exploitation.

2. Traffickers Prey Vastly On Children

In 2018, over half (51.6%) of the criminal human trafficking cases active in the U.S. were