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Table 3 frequency of emotional abuse acts

From: Emotional abuse towards children by schoolteachers in Aden Governorate, Yemen: A cross-sectional study

Emotional abuse acts Never 1-2 times 3-4 times ≥ 5 times
No. % No. % No. % No. %
Humiliating 763 71.6 134 12.6 66 6.2 103 9.6
Shouting 553 51.9 221 20.7 129 12.1 163 15.3
Calling names 681 63.9 160 15.0 88 8.3 137 12.8
Embarrassed of being orphan 1048 98.3 12 1.1 3 0.3 3 0.3
Embarrass of being poor 1009 94.7 28 2.6 14 1.3 15 1.4
Threaten with bad marks 726 68.1 156 14.6 87 8.2 97 9.1
Threaten to drop out school 733 68.8 180 16.9 68 6.4 85 7.9
Embarrass by having health problems 1014 95.1 26 2.4 17 1.6 9 0.8
Isolated from children 992 93.1 32 3.0 27 2.5 15 1.4
Destroying belongings 1045 98.0 8 0.8 2 0.2 11 1.0