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Table 3 MALE Experience of physical violence in the last year (beat, kicked or slapped), discussion about gender violence and participation in community action about violence against women

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

   Botswana Lesotho Malawi Mozambique Namibia Swaziland Zambia Zimbabwe TOTAL
% (number) who had, in the last year, had violent arguments where a partner beat, kicked or slapped the respondent, of those who answered Crude 189/929 91/768 72/1109 70/930 168/1113 162/1261 337/1261 205/1231 1294/8113
  Weighted 21% 12% 6% 8% 15% 21% 27% 17% 16%
  Missing 65 92 61 45 54 63 88 53 521
% who said they had not spoken with anyone about gender violence in the last year Crude 638/960 489/825 748/1167 657/964 679/1152 515/798 803/1329 590/1271 5119/8466
  Weighted 66% 57% 64% 69% 59% 65% 60% 46% 60%
  Missing 34 35 3 11 15 37 20 13 168
% who had participated in community activities in the last year Crude 71/930 47/785 44/1159 64/964 64/1142 29/772 48/1328 118/1242 485/8322
  Weighted 8% 6% 4% 6% 6% 4% 4% 9% 6%
  Missing 64 75 11 11 25 63 21 42 312
% (number) who consider violence against women a serious problem in their community Crude 758/928 796/1152 796/1152 613/952 791/1134 505/773 722/1298 580/1220 5242/8257
  Weighted 82% 60% 69% 64% 70% 65% 56% 47% 64%
  Missing 66 60 18 23 33 62 51 64 377
% (number) who said their community CAN do anything about violence against women Crude 692/899 479/767 663/1150 508/903 626/1108 434/732 545/1255 582/1014 4529/7828
  Weighted 77% 64% 58% 56% 56% 59% 43% 57% 58%
  Missing 95 93 20 72 59 103 94 270 806