International Journal of Microbiology / 2018 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Prevalence of Bacterial Vaginosis and Its Association with Risk Factors among Nonpregnant Women: A Hospital Based Study

Table 3

Distribution of cases according to behavior characteristics.

Bacterial vaginosis value
Number (160)Positive number (%)Negative number (%)

Smoking
Never14036 (25.71)104 (74.29)0.17
Daily103 (30)7 (70)
Occasional100 (0)10 (100)
Alcohol intake
Never12931 (24)98 (76)0.37
Daily135 (38.5)8 (61.5)
Occasional183 (16.7)15 (83.3)
Diet
Veg132 (15.4)11 (84.6)0.43
Nonveg14737 (25.2)110 (74.8)
Condom use
Never12929 (22.5)100 (77.5)0.39
Daily73 (42.9)4 (57.1)
Sometime247 (29.2)17 (70.8)
Douching
Never383 (7.9)35 (92.1)0.015
Daily8427 (32.1)57 (67.9)
Sometime389 (23.7)29 (76.3)

value < 0.05 was considered statistically significant.