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Table 2 Women's attitudes toward gender roles between time points and by IPV patterns at Follow-up, n = 398.

From: Ending Intimate Partner Violence after pregnancy: Findings from a community-based longitudinal study in Nicaragua

  Between time points % at follow-up
Percentage of women answering " yes" to following statements Baseline
n = 398
Follow-up
n = 398
%difference* Continued abuse
n = 94
Ending abuse
n = 135
Never abused
n = 141
  % % % 95%CI % 95%CI % 95%CI % 95%CI
If husband mistreats wife, other people outside family should intervene. 55 67 12 (5;19) 70 (60-80) 70 (62-78) 64 (55-72)
A man has good reasons to hit his wife if:           
1. Doesn't do house chores 6 2 -4 (-6;-1) 2 (0-7) 3 (1-7) 1 (0-4)
2. Disobeys husband 7 3 -4 (-6;-1) 4 (1-1) 4 (1-8) 1 (0-4)
3. Doesn't want to have sex 2 1 -1 (-2;0) 1 (0-6) --- ---
4. Asks him about another woman 3 1 -2 (-3;0) 2 (0-7) --- ---
5. Suspects she is unfaithful 8 1 -7 (-10;-4) 3 (1-9) 1 (0-4) ---
6. Discovers she is unfaithful 13 1 -12 (-15;-8) 2 (0-7) --- ---
  1. *McNemar Test