IVAWS

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IVAWSInternational Violence Against Women Survey
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IVAWS estimates are weighted according to the age profiles provided by the UN Statistical Division for the year of the survey to adjust for bias due to non-response.
The prevalence of intimate partner violence during pregnancy in IVAWS could not be calculated directly, as the surveys did not collect information on the number of ever-pregnant women in their samples.
Although the DHS and IVAWS are internationally comparable, in practice, there are slight methodological variations between the individual surveys, which may limit comparability.