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Table 2 Characteristics of study participants

From: Prevalence of bacterial vaginosis and associated risk factors in pregnant women receiving antenatal care at the Kumba Health District (KHD), Cameroon

Characteristics Number enrolled Percentage %
Study sites
 DHK 83 26.9
 CMA Ntam III 98 31.7
 CMA Kumba Urban 128 41.4
 TOTAL 309  
Marital status
 Single 84 27.2
 Married 224 72.5
 Widow 1 0.3
Age group (years)
 18–22 72 23.3
 23–27 103 33.3
 28–32 91 29.5
 33–37 33 10.7
 38–42 10 3.2
Educational Level
 No education 6 1.9
 Primary 99 32
 Secondary 114 36.9
 Tertiary 90 29.1
Residence
 Urban 196 63.4
 Rural 113 36.6
Number of sexual partners
 1 309 100
 >1 0 0
Parity
 0 102 33.0
 1–4 194 62.8
  > 4 13 4.2