About the Authors

David Guwatudde

dguwatudde@musph.ac.ug

Affiliation Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda

Gerald Mutungi

Affiliation Control of Non-Communicable Diseases Desk, Ministry of Health, Kampala, Uganda

Ronald Wesonga

Affiliation School of Statistics and Planning, Makerere University College of Business and Management Sciences, Kampala, Uganda

Richard Kajjura

Affiliation Department of Community Health and Behavioral Sciences, School of Public Health, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda

Hafisa Kasule

Affiliation World Health Organization, Uganda Country Office, Kampala, Uganda

James Muwonge

Affiliation Division of Socioeconomic Surveys, Uganda Bureau of Statistics, Kampala, Uganda

Vincent Ssenono

Affiliation Division of Socioeconomic Surveys, Uganda Bureau of Statistics, Kampala, Uganda

Silver K. Bahendeka

Affiliation Department of Internal Medicine, Nsambya Hospital, Kampala, Uganda

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GM SKB DG HK JM. Performed the experiments: DG SKB GM RK VS JM. Analyzed the data: DG RW. Wrote the paper: DG SKB RW RK JM GM VS HK.