Factors Associated with a Man’s Risk for Abusing His Partner

This resource presents common risk factors at each socio-ecological level of prevention. Examples of common risk factors for perpetrating intimate partner violence include marital instability, poverty, and traditional gender norms.

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Factors Associated with a Man’s Risk for Abusing His Partner by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, adapted from the World Report on Violence and Health of the World Health Organization (2002)

This resource presents common risk factors at each socio-ecological level of prevention. Examples of common risk factors for perpetrating intimate partner violence include marital instability, poverty, and traditional gender norms.

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