This is a study into the impact of domestic violence as experienced by women in
the Grater Accra region. The main purpose of this study was to assess the
emotional, health and economic impact of domestic violence on women. This
study used the feminist and victim logical theories to explain gender inequity and
patriarchy which enable gender violations to thrive. Descriptive survey design
was used to guide the study. Data were gathered using questionnaire. Purposive
sampling procedure was employed to identify 11 women’s groups for the study
with a sample of 110 respondents. Descriptive statistics and the Independent t test
were used in analysing the data. The, main finding of the study was that domestic
violence negatively impact on women’s emotional, health and economic wellbeing and that women with higher level of education were less likely to
experience or report domestic violence. The study recommended that programmes
on domestic violence should be tailored to meet the needs of all women
irrespective of their educational levels. In addition, the Ministry of Gender,
Children and Social Protection should work with all District Assemblies to create
safe shelters for women across the country.
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