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Had Vaginosis During Pregnancy*

1997 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 300 272 92.0 86.5-95.4 28 8.0 4.6-13.5
Age
< 20 years 49 44 87.8 69.3-95.8 5 12.2 4.2-30.7
20-24 years 97 86 95.0 87.0-98.2 11 5.0 1.8-13.0
25-34 years 116 106 90.5 78.5-96.1 10 9.5 3.9-21.5
35+ years 38 36 95.3 76.6-99.2 2 4.7 0.8-23.4
Mother's Race
White 179 165 92.1 84.6-96.1 14 7.9 3.9-15.4
African American 111 100 93.3 82.5-97.7 11 6.7 2.3-17.5
Other Minorities 10 7 78.5 32.9-96.5 3 21.5 3.5-67.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 6 6 100 - 0 0.0 -
No 294 266 91.8 86.2-95.3 28 8.2 4.7-13.8
Education
< High School 76 66 89.0 73.7-95.9 10 11.0 4.1-26.3
High School 106 98 92.4 80.9-97.2 8 7.6 2.8-19.1
> High School 118 108 93.8 86.0-97.4 10 6.2 2.6-14.0
Marital Status
Married 182 169 93.2 86.1-96.8 13 6.8 3.2-13.9
Other 118 103 90.3 79.5-95.8 15 9.7 4.2-20.5
Income
15,999 or less 122 109 88.3 76.7-94.6 13 11.7 5.4-23.3
16,000-24,999 50 48 99.7 98.7-99.9 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3
25,000-39,999 47 42 90.2 71.0-97.2 5 9.8 2.8-29.0
40,000 or more 66 58 92.2 80.4-97.1 8 7.8 2.9-19.6
WIC recipient
No 138 126 90.7 80.3-95.9 12 9.3 4.1-19.7
Yes 160 145 93.1 85.7-96.8 15 6.9 3.2-14.3
Medicaid recipient
No 119 110 91.0 80.5-96.1 9 9.0 3.9-19.5
Yes 181 162 92.6 85.2-96.5 19 7.4 3.5-14.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 62 56 89.8 78.9-95.4 6 10.2 4.6-21.1
1500-2499 grams 102 91 88.5 80.1-93.6 11 11.5 6.4-19.9
2500+ grams 134 124 92.4 86.1-95.9 10 7.6 4.1-13.9

*Survey Question:
What kind of vaginal infection did you have during your most recent pregnancy?
63b. Vaginosis

Percents based on fewer than 50 total respondents may not be reliable.
Interpret these percentages with caution. C.I. = confidence interval.