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

Women who believe a husband is justified in beating his wife when she goes out without telling him (%) in Senegal was 33.20 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 12 years was 49.70 in 2005, while its lowest value was 33.20 in 2017.

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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Year Value
2005 49.70
2011 39.90
2013 46.20
2014 40.90
2015 42.60
2016 36.50
2017 33.20

Periodicity: Annual

Classification

Topic: Gender Indicators

Sub-Topic: Health