Table 2

Rates of intimate partner violence in the last 12 months among Rwandan pregnant women, 2006

Variable

Number of participants

% of total


P < 0.001

Hair pulled

536

32.3

HIV+

248

44.3

HIV-

288

20.3

P < 0.001

Thrown to the ground

578

18.0

HIV+

283

23.3

HIV-

295

12.7

P < 0.001

Slapped

600

23.7

HIV+

300

32.0

HIV-

300

15.3

P < 0.001

Kicked with fists or other object

553

28.0

HIV+

268

36.3

HIV-

285

19.7

P = 0.137

Burned

579

3.8

HIV+

282

4.2

HIV-

297

3.5


Ntaganira et al. BMC Women's Health 2008 8:17   doi:10.1186/1472-6874-8-17

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