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Oregon PRAMS: 2002 Results*
How many weeks or months did you breastfeed or pump milk to feed your baby?


Less than 1 week 3.1%
1.0 to 2.9 weeks 4.4%
3.0 to 4.9 weeks 11.2%
5.0 to 6.9 weeks 3.7%
7.0 to 8.9 weeks 5.6%
9.0 to 10.9 weeks 11.5%
11.0 or more weeks 60.5%
(n = 1,147); categorized variable
Denominator is respondents whose new baby is alive and living with them now and had breastfed their new baby after delivery, but are no longer breastfeeding.

  • All results are weighted.
  • These results are for surveys that were mailed to mothers from March 2002 through March 2003. Child's dates of birth were from 1/1/2002 through 12/31/2002.
  • The number of respondents (n) is the number of women who chose the responses above.
  • Percents may not add to 100.0 due to rounding.
*2002 Data collected under Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) protocol.

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