U.S. approval of husband slapping wife

percent of respondents, 1968–1994

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Data Item196819691970197119721973197419751976197719781979198019811982198319841985198619871988198919901991199219931994
Approval by Men24.6924.2123.7323.2522.7722.2921.8121.3420.8620.3819.9019.4218.9418.4617.9817.5017.0216.5515.7414.9314.1313.3212.5111.7110.9012.7814.66
Approval by Women16.5816.2615.9415.6215.3014.9814.6614.3414.0213.7013.3813.0612.7412.4212.1011.7811.4611.1411.3011.4711.6311.8011.9612.1312.309.166.02

Approval of husband slapping wife in the United States, percent of respondents.

Source: Steven Pinker, The Better Angels of Our Nature (New York: Penguin Group, 2011). Pg. 409.