Spousal physical or sexual violence in last 12 months (%) - Country Ranking

Definition: Spousal physical or sexual violence is the percentage of ever-married women aged 15-49 who have experienced physical or sexual violence in the last 12 months committed by their husband or partner.

Source: Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS).

See also: Thematic map, Time series comparison

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Rank Country Value Year
1 Rwanda 44.30 2010
2 Colombia 37.40 2010
3 Dem. Rep. Congo 36.80 2014
4 Tanzania 35.30 2010
5 Uganda 33.30 2011
6 Kenya 31.70 2009
7 Gabon 31.50 2012
8 Cameroon 31.40 2011
9 Timor-Leste 30.40 2010
10 Sierra Leone 28.70 2013
11 Mozambique 27.70 2011
12 Zimbabwe 27.20 2011
13 Mali 26.90 2013
14 Zambia 26.70 2014
15 São Tomé and Principe 26.30 2009
16 Moldova 24.60 2005
17 India 23.00 2006
18 Bangladesh 22.40 2007
19 Malawi 22.10 2010
20 Côte d'Ivoire 22.00 2012
21 Namibia 20.20 2013
22 Ghana 19.20 2008
23 Kyrgyz Republic 17.10 2012
24 Dominican Republic 16.00 2013
25 Tajikistan 15.20 2012
26 Haiti 14.90 2012
27 Nepal 14.30 2011
28 Jordan 14.10 2012
29 Egypt 14.00 2014
30 Peru 12.90 2012
31 Togo 12.70 2014
32 Nigeria 11.00 2013
32 Honduras 11.00 2012
34 Cambodia 10.90 2014
35 Ukraine 10.20 2007
36 Azerbaijan 9.80 2006
37 Burkina Faso 9.30 2010
38 The Gambia 7.30 2013
39 Philippines 7.10 2013
40 Comoros 4.90 2012

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Periodicity: Annual