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Oregon PRAMS: 2000 Results
Oregon PRAMS: 2000 Results

How many weeks or months did you breastfeed or pump milk to feed your new baby? (calculated)

Percent

Breastfed <= 10 wks 33.5%
Breastfed > 10 wks 66.5%
(n = 2,113)
Denominator is respondents whose new baby is alive and living with them now.


How many weeks or months did you breastfeed or pump milk to feed your new baby?

Percent

0/I didn't breastfeed my baby 10.1%
I breastfed for less than 1 week 2.4%
1 - 2 wks 4.5%
3 - 4 wks 4.4%
5 - 6 wks 6.6%
7 - 8 wks 2.2%
9 - 10 wks 3.3%
> 10 wks 66.5%
(n = 2,113); categorized variable
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 March 2000 through March 2001. Child's dates of birth were from 1/1/2000 through 12/31/2000.
  • 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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