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), Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS), and other surveys: STATcompiler (http://www.statcompiler.com/) as of November 22, 2016, UNICEF global databases (http://www.data.unicef.org/) as of November 2015. MICS Compil

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Rank Country Value Year
1 Chad 48.60 2015
2 Guinea 46.20 2012
3 Timor-Leste 43.20 2010
4 Ethiopia 39.80 2016
5 Niger 34.60 2012
6 Eritrea 29.10 2002
7 Somalia 29.00 2006
8 Tajikistan 28.30 2012
9 Mali 26.30 2013
10 Burundi 25.00 2010
11 Dem. Rep. Congo 24.40 2014
12 Morocco 23.60 2004
13 Zambia 23.50 2014
14 Turkmenistan 21.80 2000
15 India 20.40 2006
16 Tanzania 20.20 2016
17 Senegal 18.70 2016
18 Pakistan 18.40 2013
19 Sierra Leone 18.30 2013
20 Afghanistan 18.20 2015
21 Vietnam 17.90 2006
22 Uganda 17.10 2011
23 Côte d'Ivoire 16.40 2012
24 Nigeria 14.20 2013
25 Cameroon 13.60 2011
26 Myanmar 12.70 2016
26 Comoros 12.70 2012
28 Guinea-Bissau 12.30 2006
29 Azerbaijan 12.10 2006
30 Cambodia 11.70 2014
31 Togo 11.20 2014
32 The Gambia 10.60 2013
32 Gabon 10.60 2012
34 Angola 10.50 2016
35 Namibia 10.00 2013
36 Burkina Faso 9.80 2010
37 Yemen 9.70 2013
38 Rwanda 8.90 2015
39 Zimbabwe 8.10 2015
40 Liberia 7.40 2013
40 Ghana 7.40 2014
42 Madagascar 7.20 2009
43 Egypt 7.00 2014
43 Kenya 7.00 2014
45 São Tomé and Principe 6.40 2009
45 Mozambique 6.40 2011
47 Lesotho 6.30 2014
47 Kyrgyz Republic 6.30 2012
49 Benin 6.00 2012
50 Turkey 5.80 2003
51 Malawi 5.50 2016
52 Macedonia 5.20 2005
53 Nicaragua 4.50 2001
54 Albania 4.40 2009
55 Bangladesh 4.30 2014
56 Moldova 4.20 2005
56 Honduras 4.20 2012
56 Guatemala 4.20 2015
59 Haiti 3.60 2012
60 Guyana 3.50 2009
61 Nepal 3.40 2016
62 Bolivia 3.30 2008
62 Mongolia 3.30 2005
64 Swaziland 2.90 2007
65 Indonesia 2.50 2012
66 Belize 2.10 2006
67 Philippines 1.80 2013
67 Jordan 1.80 2012
67 Kazakhstan 1.80 2006
67 Montenegro 1.80 2006
71 Peru 1.10 2012
71 Colombia 1.10 2015
73 Georgia 1.00 2005
74 Trinidad and Tobago 0.70 2006
74 Serbia 0.70 2006
76 Dominican Republic 0.60 2013
76 Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.60 2006
78 Armenia 0.40 2016
79 Ukraine 0.10 2007

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Periodicity: Annual