The Demographic and Health Survey Phase 8 (DHS8): Female Perpetration of Physical Violence includes 2 items from the Domestic Violence module assessing female perpetration of physical violence against a husband or male partner. 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.
Short Measure Multi-Country
1.Have you ever hit, slapped, kicked, or done anything else to physically hurt your (last) (husband/male partner) at times when he was not already beating or physically hurting you?
2.In the last 12 months, how often have you done this to your (last) (husband/male partner): often, only sometimes, or not at all?
Not in last 12 months
Demographic and Health Surveys (2019). Demographic and Health Surveys: Domestic Violence Module https://dhsprogram.com/publications/publication-dhsq8-dhs-questionnaires-and-manuals.cfm?cssearch=137066_1
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