Baby fed only breastmilk in hospital

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State by Region, 2004-2013

Baby fed only breastmilk in hospital
Year2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
New York State
Percent 33.9 38.2 40.6 44.7 47.0
95% C.I. 31.3-36.6 35.5-40.9 37.9-43.3 41.9-47.5 44.2-49.9
New York State excluding New York City
Percent 46.7 50.1 52.0 56.3 54.9
95% C.I. 42.1-51.2 45.7-54.5 47.6-56.4 51.6-61.0 50.2-59.5
New York City
Percent 26.5 18.5 20.6 21.3 23.4 23.1 27.4 30.4 34.4 39.6
95% C.I. 22.5-30.6 15.4-21.6 18.0-23.2 18.5-24.1 20.0-26.8 20.1-26.1 24.2-30.6 27.1-33.6 31.2-37.7 36.2-43.1

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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