The Afro Barometer Survey Round 7 2018: Justification of Violence uses 2 items on justification of violence on children and wife, from the Afro Barometer Survey Wave 7, a global survey that aims to explore citizens’ attitudes toward democracy, governance and political reform. Navigational aspects (i.e. skip-out patterns and next question sequences) have not been included on this page but can be viewed on the original questionnaire located here.
Interviewer: Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, sometimes be justified, or never be justified?
1. For parents to use physical force to discipline their children?
2. For a man to beat his wife?
Response Options: Never justified - 1 Sometimes justified - 2 Always justified - 3 Do not know - 9
Global Barometer Surveys. (2018). Afrobarometer Round 7: The Quality of Democracy and Governance In Zimbabwe. https://www.globalbarometer.net/survey_qu
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