Women who believe a husband is justified in beating his wife when she goes out without telling him (%) - Country Ranking - Asia

Definition: Percentage of women ages 15-49 who believe a husband/partner is justified in hitting or beating his wife/partner when she goes out without telling him.

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 Timor-Leste 72.20 2010
2 Afghanistan 66.90 2015
3 Tajikistan 50.50 2012
4 Azerbaijan 42.50 2006
5 Turkmenistan 40.30 2000
6 Vietnam 38.70 2006
7 Yemen 35.50 2013
8 Cambodia 31.30 2014
9 Pakistan 29.60 2013
10 India 29.00 2006
11 Indonesia 24.00 2012
12 Kyrgyz Republic 23.10 2012
13 Myanmar 21.60 2016
14 Bangladesh 14.40 2014
15 Jordan 12.30 2012
16 Nepal 11.70 2016
17 Armenia 5.20 2016
18 Mongolia 4.80 2005
19 Philippines 4.30 2013
20 Kazakhstan 2.50 2006
21 Georgia 1.80 2005

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Periodicity: Annual