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Table 1 Association between drinking alcohol and HIV positivity in adults using DHS surveys from Zambia and Zimbabwe

From: Association between alcohol use and HIV status: findings from Zambia and Zimbabwe

Variable Males n (%) Females n (%)
HIV positive HIV negative p value HIV positive HIV negative p value
Zambia DHS 2013–2014
 Drink alcohol
  No 841 (9.7) 7814 (90.3) < 0.001 1966 (13.6) 12,000 (86.4) < 0.001
  Yes 731 (15.1) 4187 (84.9) 362 (26.7) 1057 (73.3)
Zimbabwe DHS 2015–2016
 Ever drank alcohol
  No 268 (7.4) 3293 (92.6) < 0.001 1321 (15.9) 6573 (84.1) < 0.001
  Yes 621 (15.1) 3236 (84.9) 262 (22.3) 897 (77.7)