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Had Yeast Infection During Pregnancy*

1998 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 610 193 30.5 25.8-35.7 417 69.5 64.3-74.2
Age
< 20 years 117 45 39.3 28.0-52.0 72 60.7 48.0-72.0
20-24 years 193 65 32.6 24.3-42.1 128 67.4 57.9-75.7
25-34 years 242 68 27.1 20.5-35.0 174 72.9 65.0-79.5
35+ years 58 15 19.2 8.7-37.2 43 80.8 62.8-91.3
Mother's Race
White 353 107 33.0 26.8-39.9 246 67.0 60.1-73.2
African American 229 82 28.5 21.3-37.1 147 71.5 62.9-78.7
Other Minorities 28 4 13.3 3.7-38.2 24 86.7 61.8-96.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 29 20 82.2 61.1-93.2 9 17.8 6.8-38.9
No 581 173 27.0 22.5-32.0 408 73.0 68.0-77.5
Education
< High School 143 59 43.1 32.3-54.6 84 56.9 45.4-67.7
High School 226 60 24.9 18.3-33.0 166 75.1 67.0-81.7
> High School 241 74 28.1 21.3-36.0 167 71.9 64.0-78.7
Marital Status
Married 354 95 27.3 21.6-33.8 259 72.7 66.2-78.4
Other 256 98 35.0 27.4-43.4 158 65.0 56.6-72.6
Income
15,999 or less 214 73 31.5 23.6-40.6 141 68.5 59.4-76.4
16,000-24,999 95 28 27.9 17.5-41.4 67 72.1 58.6-82.5
25,000-39,999 109 25 21.0 12.8-32.6 84 79.0 67.4-87.2
40,000 or more 137 43 27.9 19.3-38.5 94 72.1 61.5-80.7
WIC recipient
No 270 80 24.6 18.5-32.0 190 75.4 68.0-81.5
Yes 335 111 35.2 28.6-42.5 224 64.8 57.5-71.4
Medicaid recipient
No 255 74 23.9 17.9-31.1 181 76.1 68.9-82.1
Yes 355 119 35.4 28.8-42.6 236 64.6 57.4-71.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 118 42 35.7 27.4-45.0 76 64.3 55.0-72.6
1500-2499 grams 196 66 35.9 29.2-43.1 130 64.1 56.9-70.8
2500+ grams 296 85 30.0 25.0-35.7 211 70.0 64.3-75.0

*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.