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Table 2 Socio-demographic characteristics of STC sub-study participants by SDQ score, continuous variables

From: “I feel good when I drink”—detecting childhood-onset alcohol abuse and dependence in a Ugandan community trial cohort

  SDQ ≥ 14 N = 119
Mean value (SD)
SDQ < 14 N = 29
Mean value (SD)
Child’s age, years 6.9 (0.6) 7.1 (0.7)
Mother’s age, years 33.4 (6.3) 33.4 (6.7)
Mother’s education, years 5.8 (3.0) 6.6 (3.2)
Father’s education, years 7.2 (3.5) 7.2 (3.1)
Number of people in household 8.1 (3.3) 6.9 (2.5)
Number of children of mother 5.1 (2.5) 5.6 (2.8)
Number of rooms in household 2.4 (1.3) 2.1 (1.0)
Months in kindergarten 16.3 (8.3) 17.9 (10.9)
Months in primary school 9.5 (6.1) 9.5 (6.1)
Height for age z-score − 1.0 (1.1) − 1.3 (0.9)