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North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Breast Feeding

Was (CHILD) breastfed for any length of time?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
YEAR
2005 2,475 1,650 65.7 63.4-67.9 825 34.3 32.1-36.6
2006 1,935 1,310 66.9 64.3-69.3 625 33.1 30.7-35.7
2007 2,362 1,593 67.4 65.0-69.7 769 32.6 30.3-35.0
2008 2,441 1,665 69.3 67.0-71.5 776 30.7 28.5-33.0
2009 2,053 1,443 71.5 68.7-74.1 610 28.5 25.9-31.3
2010 1,752 1,229 71.1 68.3-73.7 523 28.9 26.3-31.7

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*Asked of biological parents only. NOTE: In 2005 and 2006 breastfeeding was only assessed in children ages 12 and younger.

^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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