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Oregon PRAMS: 2009 Results
This question asks about things that may have happened at the hospital where your new baby was born:

I breastfed in the first hour after my baby was born


Percent

No 20.8
Yes 79.2
(n = 1,458) Denominator: respondents whose new babies were born in a hospital and have breastfed or are still breastfeeding their new baby

  • All results are weighted.
  • These results are for surveys that were mailed to mothers from April 2009 through March 2010. Child's dates of birth were from 1/1/2009 through 12/31/2009.
  • 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.
*2009 Data collected under Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) protocol.

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