Women who believe a husband is justified in beating his wife (any of five reasons) (%): Q1 (lowest)

  • Provider: World Bank
  • Source URL: http://data.worldbank.org/indicator/SG.VAW.REAS.Q1.ZS
  • Catalog: Yearly from 1999 to 2015
  • Localized to: English
  • Description:

    Percentage of women ages 15-49 who believe a husband/partner is justified in hitting or beating his wife/partner for any of the following five reasons: argues with him; refuses to have sex; burns the food; goes out without telling him; or when she neglects the children. Each wealth quintile represents one fifth of households with quintile 1 being the poorest 20 percent of households and quintile 5 being the richest 20 percent of households.

  • Dimensions

    • Country
      • Afghanistan
      • Albania
      • Algeria
      • Argentina
      • Armenia
      • Azerbaijan
      • Bangladesh
      • Barbados
      • Belarus
      • Belize
      • Benin
      • Bhutan
      • Bolivia
      • Bosnia and Herzegovina
      • Burkina Faso
      • Burundi
      • Cambodia
      • Cameroon
      • Central African Republic
      • Chad
      • Colombia
      • Comoros
      • Congo, Dem. Rep.
      • Congo, Rep.
      • Costa Rica
      • Cote d'Ivoire
      • Dominican Republic
      • Egypt, Arab Rep.
      • Eritrea
      • Ethiopia
      • Gabon
      • Gambia, The
      • Georgia
      • Ghana
      • Guinea
      • Guyana
      • Haiti
      • Honduras
      • India
      • Indonesia
      • Iraq
      • Jamaica
      • Jordan
      • Kazakhstan
      • Kenya
      • Kyrgyz Republic
      • Lao PDR
      • Lesotho
      • Liberia
      • Macedonia, FYR
      • Madagascar
      • Malawi
      • Maldives
      • Mali
      • Mauritania
      • ...