Hospital gave breastfeeding information

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State by Region, 2004-2013

Hospital gave breastfeeding information
Year2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
New York State
Percent 92.2 93.9 95.3 92.2 94.3
95% C.I. 90.8-93.7 92.5-95.2 94.0-96.5 90.7-93.8 93.0-95.7
New York State excluding New York City
Percent 93.7 94.2 95.8 93.5 94.5
95% C.I. 91.5-96.0 92.1-96.3 93.9-97.6 91.2-95.9 92.4-96.7
New York City
Percent 86.9 88.1 88.8 88.5 91.1 91.0 93.6 94.8 91.1 94.2
95% C.I. 83.8-90.0 85.4-90.7 86.8-90.9 86.4-90.7 88.9-93.4 89.0-93.0 91.9-95.2 93.2-96.4 89.1-93.1 92.5-95.8

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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