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Oregon PRAMS: 1998-99 Results
Oregon PRAMS: 1998-99 Results

For how many weeks did you breastfeed your new baby? (calculated)

Percent

Breastfed <= 10 wks 38.4%
Breastfed > 10 wks 61.6%
(n = 1,718)
Denominator is respondents whose new baby is alive and living with them now.


For how many weeks did you breast-feed your new baby?

Percent

0/I didn't breastfeed my baby 7.9%
I breastfed for less than 1 week 3.9%
1 - 2 wks 5.3%
3 - 4 wks 8.8%
5 - 6 wks 5.2%
7 - 8 wks 3.9%
9 - 10 wks 3.3%
> 10 wks 61.6%
(n = 1,718); 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 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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