Hospital gave mother telephone number for breastfeeding help

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State by Region, 2004-2013

Hospital gave mother telephone number for breastfeeding help
Year2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
New York State
Percent 77.2 76.9 79.0 73.5 75.8
95% C.I. 74.8-79.6 74.5-79.2 76.8-81.3 71.0-75.9 73.4-78.2
New York State excluding New York City
Percent 83.5 81.8 85.1 81.0 82.3
95% C.I. 79.9-87.0 78.3-85.4 81.8-88.3 77.3-84.8 78.7-85.9
New York City
Percent 60.6 66.3 68.2 67.8 70.6 71.9 72.5 73.6 66.7 69.7
95% C.I. 56.1-65.0 62.5-70.2 65.1-71.2 64.6-71.0 66.9-74.3 68.6-75.1 69.3-75.6 70.4-76.7 63.5-69.9 66.5-73.0

This report excludes respondents who never breastfed their baby and respondents whose baby was not born in the hospital.

Note: NYS (excluding NYC) data are not available prior to 2009.

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