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Table 2 Alcohol-attributable fractions for TB deaths 2002

From: The association between alcohol use, alcohol use disorders and tuberculosis (TB). A systematic review

  Alcohol exposure ≥ 40 g/day* Alcohol-attributable fraction (AAF) AAF (conservative estimate assuming 50% additional confounding)
  Men Women Men Women Men Women
Russia 56.5% 10.2% 54.3% 17.0% 37.0% 9.2%
Nigeria 39.3% 12.8% 45.3% 19.5% 29.1% 10.8%
Thailand 35.1% 2.2% 41.2% 4.5% 25.9% 2.2%
South Africa 24.3% 6.1% 36.8% 13.0% 22.6% 6.9%
Brazil 20.1% 2.2% 28.4% 4.2% 16.6% 2.1%
China 16.2% 0.3% 23.7% 0.6% 13.2% 0.3%
India 11.4% 0.1% 19.8% 0.4% 10.9% 0.2%
Pakistan 0.3% 0.01% 0.6% 0.0% 0.3% 0.0%
  1. * based on [17] (for methodology see [155, 156]
  2. Basis: own calculations based on RR information from [9]