What were your reasons for stopping breastfeeding?
Check all that apply.
||My baby had difficulty nursing
|Breast milk alone did not satisfy my baby
|I thought my baby was not gaining enough weight
|My baby became sick and could not breastfeed
|My nipples were sore. cracked, or bleeding
|I thought I was not producing enough milk
|I had too many other household duties
|I felt it was the right stime to stpop breastfeeding
|I became sick and could not breastfeed
|I went back to work or school
|My husband or partner wanted me to stop breastfeeding
|I wanted or needed someone else to feed the baby
|(n = 446) |
*2003 Data collected under Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) protocol.Return to Question Page
- All results are weighted.
- These results are for surveys that were mailed to mothers from April 2003 through March 2004. Child's dates of birth were from 1/1/2003 through 12/31/2003.
- 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.