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Table 2 Sensitivity analysis of all studies based on study quality, tools used, gender and status of the country where the study is conducted

From: The prevalence of alcohol use disorders among people living with HIV/AIDS: a systematic review and meta-analysis

SubgroupsStudies, nPrevalence (%)95%CIHeterogeneity within the study (I2, Value)Heterogeneity between groups (P value)
I2 (%)P value
Country
 Developed842.0927.29–58.4799.38<0.0010.028
 Developing1724.5219.66–30.1497.34<0.001 
Tools used
 AUDIT2331.5225.66–38.0298.75<0.001<0.001
 CIDI213.5111.86–15.342.130.312 
Gender
 Male1526.9019.72–35.5397.92<0.001 
 Female1513.378.79–19.8097.03<0.001<0.001
Quality of studies     0.598
 High1928.5022.42–35.4998.89<0.001 
 Moderate and poor633.1918.97–51.3398.54<0.001