Skip to main content

Table 3 Alcohol dependence and abuse in the past 12 months according to DSM-IV criteria and combined by SDQ-group

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

Last 12 months SDQ ≥ 14 N = 119
Mean value (SD)
SDQ < 14 N = 29
Mean value (SD)
Fisher exact test (1-sided)
Alcohol abuse 5 (4.2) 0 0.33
Alcohol dependence 5 (4.2) 1 (3.5) 0.67
Alcohol abuse and alcohol dependence combined 10 (8.4) 1 (3.45) 0.32