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Table 10 Female attitudes and subjective norms about sexual violence

From: Risk factors for domestic physical violence: national cross-sectional household surveys in eight southern African countries

% (number) who said   Botswana Lesotho Malawi Mozambique Namibia Swaziland Zambia Zimbabwe TOTAL
In my culture it is acceptable for a man to beat his wife Crude 307/1449 495/1418 250/1674 441/1463 310/1451 183/1093 531/1587 425/1528 2942/11663
  Weighted 21% 35% 15% 32% 21% 17% 34% 28% 25%
  Missing 46 70 9 8 14 29 18 15 209
most people in our community feel women have a right to refuse sex with their partners Crude 683/1317 682/1302 721/1647 675/1421 933/1423 528/1041 685/1444 685/1381 5592/10976
  Weighted 52% 54% 44% 49% 66% 50% 47% 50% 51%
  Missing 178 186 36 50 42 81 161 162 896
most people in our community feel forcing your partner to have sex is rape Crude 912/1390 916/1351 793/1641 762/1423 926/1424 664/1064 673/1477 909/1440 6555/11210
  Weighted 66% 69% 48% 54% 65% 62% 45% 63% 59%
  Missing 105 137 42 48 41 58 128 103 662