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Table 2 IPV experience and help-seeking

From: Intimate partner violence and physical and mental health among women utilizing community health services in Gujarat, India

  Ever-married with IPV (n = 83)
Spousal IPV  
 Emotional abuse only 8 (9.6)
 Physical abuse only 31 (37.3)
 Physical & emotional abuse 12 (14.5)
 Sexual & emotional abuse 1 (1.2)
 Physical & sexual abuse 8 (9.6)
 Physical, sexual & emotional abuse 23 (27.7)
Physical IPV incidents (multiple answers)  
 Pushed, grabbed, or shoved 50 (29.9)
 Kicked 36 (21.6)
 Hit, slapped, or punched 32 (19.2)
 Strangled or choked 12 (7.2)
 Used knife, gun or other object (bat, bleach/acid) 9 (5.4)
Sexual IPV incidents (multiple answers)  
 Attempted to force you to have sex against your will 28 (16.8)
 Forced you to have sex against your will 24 (14.4)
 Forced you to have sex with others 13 (7.8)
Emotional IPV (multiple answers)  
 Damaged property 32 (19.2)
 Separated or took away children against your wishes 29 (17.4)
 Isolated, restricted, or controlled you; did not give you enough food, clothing, medical care, etc. 29 (17.4)
 Denied access to money, jewelry, or other personal possessions 27 (16.2)
 Followed, spied on, stood outside home/work, or had someone else do that 21 (12.6)
 Made unwanted phone calls, text-messages, left unwanted letters, emails, gifts or items, or had someone else do that 14 (8.4)
Help-seeking for IPV (multiple answers)  
 Did not seek help 37 (44.6)
 Parents 39 (47.0)
 Siblings 15 (18.1)
 Child 7 (8.4)
 Other family 10 (12.0)
 In-laws 5 (6.0)
 Friends or neighbors 12 (14.5)
 Health care facilities 7 (8.4)
 Social service organizations 10 (12.0)
 Police/ law enforcement 7 (8.4)
 Other 2 (2.4)
  1. Frequency (%).