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Factors associated with attitudes towards intimate partner violence against women: a comparative analysis of 17 sub-Saharan countries

Olalekan A Uthman123*, Stephen Lawoko1 and Tahereh Moradi4

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Social Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

2 Department of Public Health & Biostatistics, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK

3 Center for Evidence-Based Global Health, Ilorin, PO Box 5146, Kwara State, Nigeria

4 Department of Environmental Medicine, Division of Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

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BMC International Health and Human Rights 2009, 9:14  doi:10.1186/1472-698X-9-14

Published: 20 July 2009

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Multiple logistic regression results showing adjusted odds ratio (with 99% confidence interval and p-values) for relationship between acceptance of intimate partner violence against women and different determinant variables among men and women in sub-Saharan Africa.

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Forest plot of the odds ratios (ORs) and 99% confidence intervals (CIs) of individual countries and pooled data for socio-demographic factors.

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