The Women's Health and Life Experiences- Malaysia questionnaire is an adaptation of the 20 item survey developed by the World Health Organization (WHO) to assess experiences of intimate partner violence among women. The questionnaire measures four types of intimate partner violence: controlling behaviors (CB), emotional violence (EV), physical violence (PV), and sexual violence (SV).
Geographies Tested: Malaysia
Populations Included: Female
Age Range: Adolescents, Adults
Respondents are asked if the following situaations had ever been true for them in experiences with a partner.
Saddki, N., Sulaiman, Z., Ali, S. H., Tengku Hassan, T. N., Abdullah, S., Ab Rahman, A., Tengku Ismail, T. A., Abdul Jalil, R., & Baharudin, Z. (2013). Validity and reliability of the Malay version of WHO Women's Health and Life Experiences Questionnaire. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 28(12), 2557-2580. https://doi.org/10.1177/0886260513479029
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