This statistic shows the outcome of a survey question on the acceptance of physical partner violence against women in the Netherlands in 2017. When respondents were asked what kind of partner violence against women they consider to be acceptable, roughly three percent of the female respondents indicated that they consider it acceptable when the male partner gives his female partner a hard hit or push.
What kind of physical partner violence against women is acceptable?*
* This question was phrased by the source in Dutch as follows: "Hieronder staan verschillende vormen van lichamelijk partnergeweld die vrouwen kunnen meemaken, waarbij de man de pleger is. Het gaat dus alleen over heteroseksuele relaties. Wanneer zijn deze volgens jou wel of niet acceptabel? (English: Below are listed different forms of physical partner violence women can experience at the hands of men. It only includes straight relationships. According to you, when are these acceptable or not acceptable?)
The source adds the following information: "This survey interprets 'partner violence' as follows: physical, psychological and/or sexual violence from a (not excluding couples living separately) partner or ex-partner, in straight or homosexual relationships".
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Atria, & Blijf Groep. (January 17, 2018). What kind of physical partner violence against women is acceptable?* [Graph]. In Statista. Retrieved September 18, 2020, from https://www.statista.com/statistics/867858/acceptance-of-physical-partner-violence-against-women-in-the-netherlands/
Atria, und Blijf Groep. "What kind of physical partner violence against women is acceptable?*." Chart. January 17, 2018. Statista. Accessed September 18, 2020. https://www.statista.com/statistics/867858/acceptance-of-physical-partner-violence-against-women-in-the-netherlands/
Atria, Blijf Groep. (2018). What kind of physical partner violence against women is acceptable?*. Statista. Statista Inc.. Accessed: September 18, 2020. https://www.statista.com/statistics/867858/acceptance-of-physical-partner-violence-against-women-in-the-netherlands/
Atria, and Blijf Groep. "What Kind of Physical Partner Violence against Women Is Acceptable?*." Statista, Statista Inc., 17 Jan 2018, https://www.statista.com/statistics/867858/acceptance-of-physical-partner-violence-against-women-in-the-netherlands/
Atria & Blijf Groep, What kind of physical partner violence against women is acceptable?* Statista, https://www.statista.com/statistics/867858/acceptance-of-physical-partner-violence-against-women-in-the-netherlands/ (last visited September 18, 2020)