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Table 2 Past 12 months prevalence and frequency of intimate partner violence among the married migrant workers

From: Intimate partner violence against married rural-to-urban migrant workers in eastern China: prevalence, patterns, and associated factors

Forms of violence Prevalence
in the past 12 months
Frequency
in the past 12 months
  Number % 95% CI Once 2-5times >5 times
Psychological IPV
 Insulted/swore/shouted/yelled me that made feel bad about myself 622 (35.67) (0.33–0.38) 229 (13.13) 300 (17.20) 93 (5.33)
 destroyed something belonging to me or threatened to hit me 294 (16.86) (0.15–0.19) 126 (7.22) 121 (6.94) 47 (2.69)
 At least one episode of psychological IPV 681 (39.05) (0.37–0.41) 206 (11.81) 326 (18.69) 149 (8.54)
Physical IPV
 Pushed /shoved/slapped me 276 (15.83) (0.14–0.18) 100 (5.73) 115 (6.59) 61 (5.19)
 punched /kicked / beat-me-up 272 (15.59) (0.14–0.17) 108 (6.19) 106 (6.08) 58 (3.32)
 At least one episode of Physical IPV 332 (19.04) (0.17–0.21) 67 (3.84) 155 (8.89) 100 (5.73)
Sexual IPV
 Physically forced to have sex 252 (14.45) (0.13–0.16) 94 (5.39) 94 (5.34) 64 (3.67)
 Did not want to have sex or forced to sex without a condom 230 (13.19) (0.12–0.15) 76 (4.36) 92 (5.28) 62 (3.56)
 At least one episode of Sexual IPV 280 (16.06) (0.14–0.18) 37 (2.12) 123 (7.05) 120 (6.88)
At least one of the three violence 770 (44.15) (0.42–0.47)