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2010 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Breast Feeding

How old was (CHILD) when (s/he) completely stopped breastfeeding or being fed breast milk?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Less than 1 month 1-3 months 4-5 months 6 mos. to 1 yr. 1+ year
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,162 123 9.9 8.0-12.2 260 22.6 19.7-25.8 104 9.6 7.6-12.0 488 42.8 39.3-46.4 187 15.1 12.8-17.7
GENDER
Male 563 56 8.6 6.3-11.6 124 21.8 17.8-26.5 53 9.8 7.1-13.3 246 44.8 39.7-49.9 84 15.0 11.7-19.0
Female 598 67 11.2 8.4-14.9 136 23.4 19.4-28.0 51 9.4 6.8-13.0 241 40.7 35.9-45.8 103 15.2 12.1-18.9
RACE
White 891 93 8.8 6.9-11.2 199 22.5 19.3-26.2 73 8.5 6.5-11.1 377 44.3 40.3-48.4 149 15.8 13.2-18.9
African American 143 18 14.9 8.9-23.9 33 24.3 16.5-34.2 21 14.2 8.4-23.0 57 36.6 27.8-46.4 14 10.1 5.4-17.9
Other Minorities 127 12 9.8 5.0-18.3 28 20.8 13.4-30.9 10 10.2 5.2-19.0 54 42.2 32.0-53.1 23 16.9 10.5-26.2
HISPANIC
Yes 95 5 6.3 2.2-16.2 23 25.4 16.0-37.8 4 4.5 1.7-11.8 45 43.1 31.7-55.2 18 20.7 12.4-32.6
No 1,066 118 10.3 8.3-12.7 237 22.3 19.3-25.6 100 10.1 8.0-12.7 443 42.8 39.1-46.6 168 14.5 12.1-17.1
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 296 43 11.9 8.4-16.7 74 24.6 19.0-31.2 33 13.1 8.9-18.9 108 39.3 32.6-46.3 38 11.1 7.7-15.7
5 through 10 330 29 8.7 5.7-13.0 83 24.9 19.7-30.8 23 6.7 4.2-10.5 139 42.6 36.4-49.1 56 17.2 12.8-22.6
11 through 13 221 21 9.7 5.6-16.3 48 23.1 16.7-31.0 22 8.3 4.8-13.9 93 42.6 34.7-51.0 37 16.3 11.1-23.2
14 through 17 315 30 9.2 5.7-14.4 55 15.7 11.3-21.3 26 10.6 6.7-16.3 148 48.3 41.4-55.3 56 16.2 12.0-21.5
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 52 8 16.9 7.7-33.2 19 36.6 22.5-53.5 1 1.9 0.3-12.6 18 33.9 20.1-51.1 6 10.7 4.4-23.5
H.S. 100 17 17.3 9.7-29.0 30 29.2 19.5-41.2 11 10.5 4.9-20.9 32 30.6 20.4-43.1 10 12.5 5.9-24.4
Some College 236 37 12.0 8.1-17.6 64 29.4 22.3-37.5 21 10.6 6.5-16.8 84 34.6 27.5-42.3 30 13.4 8.7-20.3
College Graduate 774 61 7.7 5.7-10.3 147 18.6 15.4-22.2 71 9.8 7.4-12.8 354 47.7 43.3-52.1 141 16.3 13.5-19.5
SCHOOL
Public School 736 71 9.5 7.1-12.6 170 23.5 19.9-27.6 62 8.9 6.6-11.9 314 42.5 38.1-47.1 119 15.6 12.6-19.0
Private/Home 163 14 6.4 3.3-12.1 25 16.5 10.4-25.3 12 6.5 3.4-12.1 74 47.7 38.4-57.1 38 22.9 15.9-31.7
GRADE
Not In School 314 45 11.7 8.3-16.2 79 24.4 19.0-30.7 34 12.3 8.4-17.8 117 40.5 34.0-47.4 39 11.0 7.7-15.5
K-5th 335 28 9.0 5.8-13.5 84 24.9 19.8-30.9 23 6.8 4.2-10.7 141 41.2 35.1-47.7 59 18.1 13.6-23.7
6th-8th 215 21 8.7 5.0-14.5 45 22.6 16.1-30.7 22 8.7 5.1-14.6 93 44.5 36.4-53.0 34 15.5 10.5-22.3
9th-12th* 297 29 9.6 6.0-15.1 52 15.8 11.3-21.7 25 10.7 6.7-16.7 136 47.8 40.6-55.0 55 16.1 11.8-21.5
HEALTH INSURANCE**
Private 771 63 7.6 5.7-10.2 167 21.3 17.9-25.1 68 9.8 7.4-12.8 341 46.4 42.0-50.8 132 15.0 12.3-18.1
Public 224 43 15.6 10.9-21.8 58 28.1 21.2-36.2 22 9.3 5.5-15.3 74 32.9 25.8-40.9 27 14.0 9.3-20.7
Other 94 10 8.6 4.2-16.8 21 19.0 11.7-29.5 10 13.7 6.5-26.6 38 40.2 28.4-53.1 15 18.5 10.2-31.1
No health insurance 63 5 12.9 4.1-33.5 13 21.1 11.8-34.7 2 3.1 0.7-12.4 30 42.1 28.6-56.9 13 20.9 10.6-37.0
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 213 28 13.2 8.3-20.4 36 18.0 12.0-26.1 14 7.5 4.1-13.4 94 46.5 38.2-55.0 41 14.7 10.2-20.7
No 932 93 9.1 7.1-11.6 220 23.5 20.3-27.1 88 9.9 7.7-12.6 387 42.2 38.3-46.2 144 15.3 12.7-18.4

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***Asked only for those children who were breastfed.

*9th-12th grade includes those in college or other post high school education.

**Health Insurance categories: PRIVATE = State Employee Health Plan, Blue Cross/Blue Shield of NC, or other private health insurance plan purchased from an employer or directly from insurance company.
PUBLIC = Medicaid, Carolina ACCESS, Health Check, or NC Health Choice. OTHER = the military, CHAMPUS, TRI CARE, Indian Health Servcies or other type not otherwise listed.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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