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

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 Afghanistan 48.40 2015
2 Tajikistan 44.30 2012
3 Turkmenistan 43.60 2000
4 Pakistan 31.10 2013
5 Yemen 29.90 2013
6 Kyrgyz Republic 25.60 2012
7 Turkey 23.20 2003
8 Jordan 17.00 2012

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Periodicity: Annual