Children's World Map
In 1979 Sweden was the very first country to introduce a ban on corporal punishment of children. In recent years, many other countries have followed. As of today, 51 States have introduced a comprehensive ban on
corporal punishment of children as part of their national legislation.
*Only 41 countries are displayed on this map (Andorra, Angola, Benin, Estonia, Ireland, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Mongolia, Nicarágua and San Marino not included)
SOURCE: Save the Children