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Had Vaginosis During Pregnancy*

1999 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 587 529 89.6 85.8-92.5 58 10.4 7.5-14.2
Age
< 20 years 106 95 91.1 80.6-96.2 11 8.9 3.8-19.4
20-24 years 180 160 86.9 79.0-92.2 20 13.1 7.8-21.0
25-34 years 247 221 89.4 83.0-93.6 26 10.6 6.4-17.0
35+ years 54 53 96.6 79.3-99.5 1 3.4 0.5-20.7
Mother's Race
White 353 321 90.9 86.2-94.1 32 9.1 5.9-13.8
African American 215 190 86.7 78.7-92.0 25 13.3 8.0-21.3
Other Minorities 19 18 91.1 57.2-98.7 1 8.9 1.3-42.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 32 29 87.5 62.7-96.7 3 12.5 3.3-37.3
No 555 500 89.7 85.8-92.6 55 10.3 7.4-14.2
Education
< High School 157 142 89.7 81.0-94.7 15 10.3 5.3-19.0
High School 212 194 89.2 81.7-93.8 18 10.8 6.2-18.3
> High School 218 193 89.8 83.6-93.8 25 10.2 6.2-16.4
Marital Status
Married 351 322 91.9 87.5-94.9 29 8.1 5.1-12.5
Other 236 207 85.4 77.7-90.8 29 14.6 9.2-22.3
Income
15,999 or less 199 175 86.8 78.7-92.1 24 13.2 7.9-21.3
16,000-24,999 100 96 95.7 85.2-98.9 4 4.3 1.1-14.8
25,000-39,999 93 88 97.0 87.5-99.3 5 3.0 0.7-12.5
40,000 or more 131 118 91.0 83.1-95.4 13 9.0 4.6-16.9
WIC recipient
No 258 238 93.6 88.6-96.5 20 6.4 3.5-11.4
Yes 327 289 86.5 80.7-90.8 38 13.5 9.2-19.3
Medicaid recipient
No 240 216 90.4 84.5-94.2 24 9.6 5.8-15.5
Yes 347 313 88.9 83.5-92.8 34 11.1 7.2-16.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 105 97 91.7 83.9-95.9 8 8.3 4.1-16.1
1500-2499 grams 196 175 89.7 84.6-93.2 21 10.3 6.8-15.4
2500+ grams 283 254 89.5 85.3-92.6 29 10.5 7.4-14.7

*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.