Women who believe a husband is justified in beating his wife when she neglects the children (%) - 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 neglects the children.

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 62.80 2016
2 Vietnam 57.30 2006
3 Tajikistan 49.90 2017
4 Afghanistan 48.40 2015
5 Cambodia 43.70 2014
6 Turkmenistan 43.60 2000
7 Myanmar 42.00 2016
8 Azerbaijan 34.60 2006
9 India 32.80 2016
10 Yemen 29.90 2013
11 Pakistan 27.80 2018
12 Indonesia 27.30 2012
13 Kyrgyz Republic 25.60 2012
14 Nepal 24.40 2016
15 Bangladesh 14.90 2014
16 Mongolia 11.90 2005
17 Turkey 8.80 2013
18 Philippines 8.60 2017
18 Armenia 8.60 2016
20 Kazakhstan 7.10 2006
21 Jordan 6.70 2018
22 Georgia 5.90 2005

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Periodicity: Annual