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Had Yeast Infection 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 588 174 28.8 24.1-33.9 414 71.2 66.1-75.9
Age
< 20 years 106 41 37.9 25.8-51.6 65 62.1 48.4-74.2
20-24 years 181 50 30.4 22.4-39.8 131 69.6 60.2-77.6
25-34 years 247 66 23.2 16.9-31.0 181 76.8 69.0-83.1
35+ years 54 17 30.2 17.1-47.5 37 69.8 52.5-82.9
Mother's Race
White 354 100 25.6 20.2-31.9 254 74.4 68.1-79.8
African American 215 68 35.2 26.6-44.9 147 64.8 55.1-73.4
Other Minorities 19 6 28.5 10.4-57.9 13 71.5 42.1-89.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 32 19 54.6 33.0-74.6 13 45.4 25.4-67.0
No 556 155 27.0 22.4-32.3 401 73.0 67.7-77.6
Education
< High School 157 57 38.4 28.5-49.3 100 61.6 50.7-71.5
High School 213 63 29.0 21.3-38.2 150 71.0 61.8-78.7
> High School 218 54 21.9 15.8-29.5 164 78.1 70.5-84.2
Marital Status
Married 352 85 21.7 16.7-27.8 267 78.3 72.2-83.3
Other 236 89 41.2 32.6-50.3 147 58.8 49.7-67.4
Income
15,999 or less 199 69 42.9 33.6-52.6 130 57.1 47.4-66.4
16,000-24,999 101 25 21.7 12.7-34.4 76 78.3 65.6-87.3
25,000-39,999 93 20 13.1 6.5-24.7 73 86.9 75.3-93.5
40,000 or more 131 27 16.0 9.8-25.1 104 84.0 74.9-90.2
WIC recipient
No 259 66 21.5 15.6-28.8 193 78.5 71.2-84.4
Yes 327 108 34.4 27.8-41.6 219 65.6 58.4-72.2
Medicaid recipient
No 241 58 19.1 13.5-26.2 183 80.9 73.8-86.5
Yes 347 116 36.0 29.3-43.2 231 64.0 56.8-70.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 106 41 40.7 31.4-50.6 65 59.3 49.4-68.6
1500-2499 grams 196 54 27.1 21.3-33.9 142 72.9 66.1-78.7
2500+ grams 283 78 28.7 23.6-34.3 205 71.3 65.7-76.4

*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.