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Table 2 Distribution of IPV related characteristics of the Respondents

From: Prevalence and correlates of intimate partner violence among ever-married men in Uganda: a cross-sectional survey

Characteristics Frequency (n) Percentage (%)
Partner controlling behaviours
  No 579 22.6
  Yes 1980 77.4
Partner takes alcohol
  No 2082 81.4
  Yes 477 18.6
Frequency of partner being drunk
  Never 2213 86.5
  Often 61 2.3
  Sometimes 286 11.2
Witnessing parental violence
  No 1518 59.3
  Yes 1041 40.7
Duration of relationship
  0-4 years 623 24.4
  5-9 years 526 20.6
  10+ years 1410 55.0
Marital status
  Married 1543 60.3
  Living with partner 795 31.1
  Widowed/Divorced/Separated 221 8.6
Number of wives
  Formerly married 221 8.7
  I wife 2006 78.3
  2 or more wives 332 13.0
Age at first marriage
  Below 18 years 277 10.8
  18+ years 2282 89.2
Total 2559 100