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 Ethiopia 39.80 2016
4 Niger 34.60 2012
5 Timor-Leste 31.80 2016
6 Tajikistan 29.60 2017
7 Eritrea 29.10 2002
8 Somalia 29.00 2006
9 Mali 26.30 2013
10 Dem. Rep. Congo 24.40 2014
11 Morocco 23.60 2004
12 Zambia 23.50 2014
13 Senegal 22.10 2017
14 Burundi 22.00 2017
15 Turkmenistan 21.80 2000
16 Tanzania 20.20 2016
17 India 19.20 2016
18 Sierra Leone 18.30 2013
18 Pakistan 18.30 2018
20 Afghanistan 18.20 2015
21 Vietnam 17.90 2006
22 Côte d'Ivoire 16.40 2012
23 Nigeria 14.20 2013
24 Benin 13.90 2018
25 Uganda 13.60 2016
25 Cameroon 13.60 2011
27 Myanmar 12.70 2016
27 Comoros 12.70 2012
29 Guinea-Bissau 12.30 2006
30 Azerbaijan 12.10 2006
31 Cambodia 11.70 2014
32 Togo 11.20 2014
33 Gabon 10.60 2012
33 The Gambia 10.60 2013
35 Angola 10.50 2016
36 Namibia 10.00 2013
37 Burkina Faso 9.80 2010
38 Yemen 9.70 2013
39 Rwanda 8.90 2015
40 Zimbabwe 8.10 2015
41 Liberia 7.40 2013
41 Ghana 7.40 2014
43 Madagascar 7.20 2009
44 Kenya 7.00 2014
44 Egypt 7.00 2014
46 São Tomé and Principe 6.40 2009
47 Kyrgyz Republic 6.30 2012
47 Lesotho 6.30 2014
49 Malawi 5.50 2016
50 North Macedonia 5.20 2005
51 Nicaragua 4.50 2001
52 Bangladesh 4.30 2014
53 Honduras 4.20 2012
53 Moldova 4.20 2005
53 Guatemala 4.20 2015
56 Haiti 4.00 2017
57 Guyana 3.50 2009
58 Nepal 3.40 2016
59 Bolivia 3.30 2008
59 Mongolia 3.30 2005
61 Eswatini 2.90 2007
62 Indonesia 2.50 2012
63 Mozambique 2.40 2015
63 Jordan 2.40 2018
65 Belize 2.10 2006
66 Kazakhstan 1.80 2006
66 Montenegro 1.80 2006
68 Philippines 1.30 2017
69 Colombia 1.10 2015
69 Turkey 1.10 2013
69 Peru 1.10 2012
72 South Africa 1.00 2016
72 Georgia 1.00 2005
74 Albania 0.80 2018
75 Trinidad and Tobago 0.70 2006
75 Serbia 0.70 2006
77 Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.60 2006
77 Dominican Republic 0.60 2013
79 Armenia 0.40 2016
80 Ukraine 0.10 2007

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Periodicity: Annual