Women who believe a husband is justified in beating his wife when she burns the food (%) - Country Ranking

Definition: Percentage of women ages 15-49 who believe a husband/partner is justified in hitting or beating his wife/partner when she burns the food.

Source: Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) and Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS)

See also: Thematic map, Time series comparison

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Rank Country Value Year
1 Ethiopia 47.30 2011
2 Guinea 46.20 2012
3 Timor-Leste 43.20 2010
4 Niger 34.60 2012
5 Eritrea 29.10 2002
6 Somalia 29.00 2006
7 Tajikistan 28.30 2012
8 Mali 26.30 2013
9 Burundi 25.00 2010
10 Dem. Rep. Congo 24.40 2014
11 Morocco 23.60 2004
12 Zambia 23.50 2014
13 Turkmenistan 21.80 2000
14 India 20.40 2006
15 Senegal 20.10 2014
16 Rwanda 18.80 2010
17 Pakistan 18.40 2013
18 Sierra Leone 18.30 2013
19 Vietnam 17.90 2006
20 Tanzania 17.80 2010
21 Uganda 17.10 2011
22 Côte d'Ivoire 16.40 2012
23 Nigeria 14.20 2013
24 Cameroon 13.60 2011
25 Kenya 13.40 2009
26 Comoros 12.70 2012
27 Guinea-Bissau 12.30 2006
28 Azerbaijan 12.10 2006
29 Cambodia 11.70 2014
30 Togo 11.20 2014
31 Gabon 10.60 2012
31 The Gambia 10.60 2013
33 Namibia 10.00 2013
34 Burkina Faso 9.80 2010
35 Yemen 9.70 2013
36 Ghana 8.30 2008
37 Zimbabwe 7.50 2011
38 Liberia 7.40 2013
39 Madagascar 7.20 2009
40 Egypt 7.00 2014
41 Mozambique 6.40 2011
41 São Tomé and Principe 6.40 2009
43 Kyrgyz Republic 6.30 2012
43 Lesotho 6.30 2009
45 Benin 6.00 2012
46 Macedonia 5.20 2005
47 Nicaragua 4.50 2001
47 Malawi 4.50 2010
49 Albania 4.40 2009
50 Honduras 4.20 2012
50 Moldova 4.20 2005
52 Bangladesh 4.10 2011
53 Haiti 3.60 2012
54 Guyana 3.50 2009
55 Bolivia 3.30 2008
55 Mongolia 3.30 2005
57 Swaziland 2.90 2007
58 Indonesia 2.50 2012
59 Belize 2.10 2006
60 Philippines 1.80 2013
60 Montenegro 1.80 2006
60 Kazakhstan 1.80 2006
60 Jordan 1.80 2012
64 Peru 1.10 2012
65 Georgia 1.00 2005
66 Serbia 0.70 2006
66 Trinidad and Tobago 0.70 2006
68 Dominican Republic 0.60 2013
68 Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.60 2006
70 Armenia 0.30 2010
71 Colombia 0.20 2010
72 Ukraine 0.10 2007
72 Nepal 0.10 2011

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Periodicity: Annual