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Oregon PRAMS: 1998-99 Results

During your most recent pregnancy, what did you think about breast-feeding your new baby?
Check one answer.


I knew I would breastfeed. 77.0%
I thought I would breast-feed. 14.5%
I knew I would not breast-feed. 5.8%
I didn't know what to do about breast-feeding. 2.7%
(n = 1,780)
Denominator is respondents whose new baby is alive and living with them now and who chose the responses above.

  • All results are weighted.
  • These results are for surveys that were mailed to mothers from November 1998 through October 1999. Child's dates of birth were from 8/1/98 through 8/9/99.
  • 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.

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