Rates at which women suffer conjugal violence in Cameroon per region

Cameroon Society

Centre Region (64%)
West Region (55%)
East Region (53%)
South Region (52%)
North West Region (48%)
Littoral Region (47%)
North Region (44%)
South West Region (41%)
Far North Region (27%)
Adamawa Region (26%)

These statistics are provided by the National Institute of Statistics in Cameroon. The pictures attached are those of the most recent incident which saw a woman lose her life after her husband inflicted 3rd degree burns on her, after dousing her with petrol and setting her on fire for fleeing her matrimonial home. The woman had fled due to conjugal violence. The said man had previously seen two ladies break up with him due to the same problem.

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