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Table 2 JBI Critical Appraisal Checklist for the included studies in the analysis

From: Prevalence of suicidal ideation and attempted suicide in the general population of Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Authors Year Quality domain Overall Score
Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q5 Q6 Q7 Q8 Q9
Jordan 2017 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y N 8
Fekadu 2016 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y 9
Fekadu 2014 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y 9
Fekadu 2007 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y 8
Fekadu 2008 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y 8
Alem A 1999 Y Y Y Y Y N Y Y Y 8
Kebede D 1999 Y Y Y Y Y N Y Y Y 8
Nyundo 2019 Y Y Y Y Y N Y Y N 7
Nyundo 2019 Y Y Y Y Y N Y Y N 7
Mekonen 2020 Y Y N Y Y Y Y Y Y 8
Gelay 2012 Y Y N Y N Y Y Y Y 7
Hunduma 2017 N Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y 8
Abbay 2018 N Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y 8
  1. A. Q1-Q9 represents questions used to assess the quality of included studies, which are listed below
  2. Q1. Was the sample frame appropriate to address the target populations?
  3. Q2. Were the study participants sampled in appropriate way?
  4. Q3. Was the sample size adequate?
  5. Q4. Were the study subjects and setting described in details?
  6. Q5. Was the data analysis conducted with sufficient coverage of the identified sample?
  7. Q6. Was a valid method used in the identification of conditions?
  8. Q7. Was the condition measured in a standard, reliable way for all participants?
  9. Q8. Was there an appropriate statistical analysis?
  10. Q9. Was the response rate adequate, and if not, was the low response rate managed appropriately?
  11. B. Y, yes; N, no; U, unclear; NA, not applicable