Table 1

Responses to IPV questions
IPV question Proportion
Any less severe violence 34.5%
Spouse ever kicked or dragged 12.1%
Spouse ever punched with fist or something harmful 9.4%
Spouse ever pushed, shook or threw something 16.9%
Spouse ever slapped 29.9%
Spouse ever twisted her arm or pull her hair 7.7%
Any psychological violence 27.9%
Spouse ever humiliated her 15.2%
Spouse ever insult or make feel bad 20.4%
Spouse ever threatened her with harm 14.1%
Any severe violence 4.4%
Spouse ever threatened or attack with knife/gun 2.8%
or other weapon
Spouse ever tried to strangle or burn 2.7%
Any sexual violence 13.7%
Spouse ever physically forced sex when not wanted 13.3%
Spouse ever forced other sexual acts when not wanted 3.9%

Proportions are based on participants’ self-report on whether they experienced any IPV in their lifetime.

Shi et al.

Shi et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:512   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-512

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