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Table 6 Independent predictors of BV and VVC among women attending the PHC centers in Sana’a city, Yemen as revealed by multivariable analysis (2017)

From: Bacterial vaginosis, vulvovaginal candidiasis and trichomonal vaginitis among reproductive-aged women seeking primary healthcare in Sana’a city, Yemen

Variable AOR (95% CI) P-value
Independent predictors associated with BV
 Age younger than 25 years 2.0 (1.10–3.62) 0.023
 Using IUCD 1.8 (1.04–3.08) 0.036
 History of miscarriage 0.5 (0.26–0.81) 0.006
Independent predictor associated with VVC
 Polygyny 3.9 (1.15–13.29) 0.029
  1. BV bacterial vaginosis, VVC vulvovaginal candidiasis, AOR adjusted odds ratio, CI confidence interval, IUCD intrauterine contraceptive device