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Table 5 Self-reported negative consequences of violence

From: Hidden voices: prevalence and risk factors for violence against women with disabilities in Nepal

Consequences N %
Experience of psychological problems   
Yes 249 91.2
No 24 8.8
Total 273 100.0
Types of psychological problems faced*   
Fear 146 58.6
Tension 195 78.3
Depression 134 53.8
Suicidal feeling 64 25.7
Tried to take your own life 5 2.0
Worried 8 3.2
Left home 11 4.4
Total 249 *
Experience of physical problems   
Yes 51 18.7
No 222 81.3
Total 273 100.0
Types of physical problems faced*   
Cut 17 33.3
Sprain 10 19.6
Burn 1 2.0
Broken bone 1 2.0
Broken head 6 11.8
Backache/ headache/ bodyache/ swollen gums/ swollen cheeks 16 31.4
Broken Ear Drum/earache 4 7.8
Nose bleeding 1 2.0
Had been unconscious 1 2.0
Uterine injury 1 2.0
Total 51 *
Experience of reproductive health related problems   
Yes 21 7.7
No 252 92.3
Total 273 100.0
Types of reproductive health problems faced*   
Pregnancy loss 2 9.5
Heavy bleeding 11 52.4
Severe abdominal pain 16 76.2
Uterus prolapsed/ uterine injury 4 19.0
Itching/ pain/burn in sex organ 1 4.8
Total 21 *
  1. *Percentage total may exceed 100 due to multiple responses.