Article Насилие в семье

A survey of women of 15-44 years was conducted in January-March 2000 in Veliky Novgorod, Perm and Berezniki (sample = 3,900). The survey investigated the character and spread of violence in the family and the reaction of women to it. As was revealed by the project, nearly 20 per cent of women had been threatened by their partners and nearly 15 per cent of them had experienced physical violence