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2012 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Breast Feeding

How old was (CHILD) when (s/he) completely stopped breastfeeding or being fed breast milk?1

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  Total
Respond2
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 650 75 12.3 8.9-16.9 160 24.9 20.1-30.5 48 7.3 4.8-11.0 209 31.1 25.8-36.8 158 24.4 19.7-29.8
GENDER
Male 327 37 12.4 7.5-19.8 80 22.4 16.2-30.0 25 8.1 4.4-14.5 105 31.7 24.2-40.3 80 25.4 18.6-33.7
Female 323 38 12.3 8.1-18.4 80 27.6 20.5-36.0 23 6.4 3.6-11.0 104 30.4 23.4-38.4 78 23.3 17.4-30.6
RACE
White 448 51 11.8 8.0-17.1 99 22.6 17.3-28.9 29 6.2 3.8-10.0 147 31.0 25.0-37.8 122 28.3 22.5-35.1
Other 199 24 13.4 7.4-23.2 *** *** *** 18 9.3 4.5-18.5 *** *** *** 36 17.0 10.3-26.8
AGE GROUPS
Birth through 10 383 46 12.7 8.5-18.5 104 27.4 21.1-34.8 34 9.3 5.8-14.6 111 30.9 24.5-38.3 88 19.7 14.8-25.7
11 through 17 267 29 11.6 6.4-20.3 56 19.7 13.7-27.5 14 3.2 1.5- 6.5 98 31.3 22.9-41.1 70 34.2 25.1-44.8

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology, results from 2011 and 2012 are NOT comparable to results from 2010 and earlier.

***This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards; see N.C. CHAMP Technical Notes for more details.

Some sub-group estimates have been suppressed because they do not meet statistical reliability standards.

1Asked only for those children who were breastfed.

2Use 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.

39th-12th grade includes those in college or other post high school education.

4Health 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.

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