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Had Yeast Infection 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 75 25.0 18.6-32.7 225 75.0 67.3-81.4
Age
< 20 years 49 20 34.5 19.6-53.3 29 65.5 46.7-80.4
20-24 years 97 25 29.7 18.4-44.2 72 70.3 55.8-81.6
25-34 years 116 24 18.5 10.3-31.2 92 81.5 68.8-89.7
35+ years 38 6 10.7 3.1-31.5 32 89.3 68.5-96.9
Mother's Race
White 179 41 22.2 14.7-32.1 138 77.8 67.9-85.3
African American 111 32 30.6 19.4-44.6 79 69.4 55.4-80.6
Other Minorities 10 2 20.7 3.2-67.2 8 79.3 32.8-96.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 6 2 48.2 6.9-92.1 4 51.8 7.9-93.1
No 294 73 24.5 18.1-32.2 221 75.5 67.8-81.9
Education
< High School 76 25 36.3 22.1-53.5 51 63.7 46.5-77.9
High School 106 24 19.5 10.8-32.6 82 80.5 67.4-89.2
> High School 118 26 21.8 13.3-33.7 92 78.2 66.3-86.7
Marital Status
Married 182 35 18.8 11.9-28.4 147 81.2 71.6-88.1
Other 118 40 34.0 22.9-47.1 78 66.0 52.9-77.1
Income
15,999 or less 122 37 28.8 18.4-42.1 85 71.2 57.9-81.6
16,000-24,999 50 12 30.2 14.8-51.9 38 69.8 48.1-85.2
25,000-39,999 47 7 17.8 7.2-37.6 40 82.2 62.4-92.8
40,000 or more 66 12 13.8 6.4-27.3 54 86.2 72.7-93.6
WIC recipient
No 138 29 20.4 12.3-31.9 109 79.6 68.1-87.7
Yes 160 45 28.1 19.3-38.9 115 71.9 61.1-80.7
Medicaid recipient
No 119 23 21.2 12.8-33.0 96 78.8 67.0-87.2
Yes 181 52 27.3 18.8-37.7 129 72.7 62.3-81.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 62 20 33.0 22.3-45.9 42 67.0 54.1-77.7
1500-2499 grams 102 24 22.8 15.6-32.2 78 77.2 67.8-84.4
2500+ grams 134 31 25.0 18.1-33.5 103 75.0 66.5-81.9

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

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