Women who believe a husband is justified in beating his wife

percent, 1999–2018

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    1999 Ranking
    1. Zimbabwe 51.00
    2018 Ranking
    1. Mali 79.40
    2. Papua New Guinea 69.80
    3. Guinea 67.20
    4. Pakistan 41.10
    5. Benin 31.80
    6. Nigeria 28.00
    7. Jordan 14.10
    8. Albania 6.80

    Percentage of women ages 15-49 who believe a husband/partner is justified in hitting or beating his wife/partner for any of the following five reasons: argues with him; refuses to have sex; burns the food; goes out without telling him; or when she neglects the children.

    Source: World Bank