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Table 2 Self-reported prevalence and incidence of DV during pregnancya

From: Prevalence and incidence of domestic violence during pregnancy and associated risk factors: a longitudinal cohort study in the south of Sweden

Characteristics Questionnaire I Questionnaire II Prevalence of DV during pregnancy b Incidence d of DV during pregnancy
Early pregnancy Late pregnancy
n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%)
Total cohort 1939 (100) 1527 (100) 1939 (100) 1509 (100)
In the analysis 1928 (99.4) 1497 (98.0) 1467 (75.7) 1497 (99.2)
Missing c 11 (0.6) 30 (2.0) 472 (24.3) 12 (0.8)
Emotional abuse 15 (0.8) 13 (0.9) 24 (1.6) 9 (6.0)
Physical abuse 7 (0.4) 8 (0.5) 11 (0.7) 3 (2.0)
Sexual abuse 2 (0.1) 2 (0.1) 2 (0.1) 0 (0.0)
Total of any type of abuse 18 (1.0) 17 (1.1) 29 (2.0) 11 (7.3)
  1. a Some women may report more than one type of violence
  2. b Self-reported at least once in QI or QII or both questionnaires
  3. c Excluded in the analysis, because the questions about violence were not answered
  4. d Numbers and incidence pr 1000 women