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Table 1 Socio-demographic and psychosocial factors of respondents and their husbands. N = 883

From: Intimate partner violence against women in rural Vietnam - different socio-demographic factors are associated with different forms of violence: Need for new intervention guidelines?

Variables N %
Respondents   
1. Age groups   
   17–29 200 22.6
   30–45 406 46.0
   46–60 277 31.4
2. Education   
   High School & Higher Education (>= 10 years) 134 15.2
   Secondary school (6 – 9 years) 560 63.4
   Primary School (< 6 years) 189 21.4
3. Occupation   
   Agriculture labour 761 86.2
   Other (hired labour, breeding farmer, tailors, construction assistants, etc...) 122 13.8
Husbands/Partners   
4. Age groups   
   20–29 108 12.5
   30–45 442 51.0
   46–77 316 36.5
5. Education   
   High School & Higher Education (>= 10 years) 180 22.0
   Secondary school (6–9 years) 481 58.6
   Primary School (< 6 years) 159 19.4
6. Working specifics   
   Professional 171 22.0
   Semi-skilled 35 4.5
   Unskilled 573 73.5
7. Husbands having more than one wife/partner   
   No 710 84.5
   Yes 130 15.5
Households   
8. HH Income per year   
   < 288 USD 176 20.0
   288 – 570 USD 353 40.1
   > 570 USD 351 39.9
9. Number of children   
   No children 16 1.8
   (From) 1–2 children 466 53.5
   (From) 3 children and more 389 44.7