Table 3

YLD across time points split first by gender and second by HIV status

MaleFemaleRatio of male to female mean disabilityp-value for difference in disability between groups
Number of participantsMean YLDNumber of participantsMean YLD
T0–T62550.0291230.03049:51
  • 0.803

T6–T122490.0181190.02147:53
  • 0.542

T12–T242120.0261070.03344:56
  • 0.301

T24–T302080.0071050.01336:64
  • 0.028*

T30–T362000.0061010.01234:66
  • 0.013*

T0–T361010.1051980.08946:54
  • 0.316

HIV positiveHIV negativeRatio of HIV positive to HIV negative disabilityp-value* for difference in disability between groups
Number of participantsMean YLDNumber of participantsMean YLD
T0–T62310.0261450.03443:57
  • 0.022*

T6–T122250.0171420.02342:58
  • 0.063

T12-T241920.0231260.03639:61
  • 0.031*

T24–T301870.0061250.01234:66
  • 0.016*

T30–T361800.0051200.01230:70
  • 0.003*

T0–T361790.0741190.12338:62
  • 0.001*

  • *Significant with α=0.05.

  • YLD, years of life lost due to disability.