Breastfeeding four weeks or more

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State by Region, 2004-2013

Breastfeeding four weeks or more
Year2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
New York State
Percent 63.0 64.9 67.4 68.2 69.0 71.8 72.5 71.8 74.0 74.6
95% C.I. 60.1-65.9 62.3-67.5 65.0-69.8 65.8-70.6 66.4-71.5 69.4-74.2 70.2-74.8 69.5-74.1 71.6-76.3 72.3-77.0
New York State excluding New York City
Percent 58.1 60.7 60.6 61.5 63.1 65.8 65.2 65.5 68.8 70.0
95% C.I. 54.3-61.9 57.2-64.3 56.9-64.4 57.7-65.3 59.4-66.7 61.9-69.6 61.4-69.1 61.8-69.2 64.8-72.8 66.1-73.9
New York City
Percent 73.0 71.3 74.3 74.9 76.3 77.7 79.7 78.2 79.2 79.2
95% C.I. 69.0-77.1 67.7-74.9 71.5-77.2 71.9-77.8 73.0-79.7 74.9-80.5 77.0-82.4 75.4-80.9 76.6-81.8 76.6-81.9

This report excludes respondents whose baby has died or is not living with them.

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