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2011 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

BREASTFEEDING

Reasons Mothers Cited for Not Breastfeeding

    No Yes
  # % # %
Other Children to Take Care of 136 79.8 32 20.2
Was Sick or on Medicine 143 86.4 25 13.6
Too Many Household Duties 139 79.5 29 20.5
Went Back to Work or School 138 79.5 30 20.5
Wanted Body to Herself 153 87.8 15 12.2
Tried But It Was Too Hard 149 89.5 19 10.5
Did not Like Breastfeeding 110 62.3 58 37.7
Did not Want to Breastfeed 95 51.5 73 48.5
Other Unspecified Reasons 139 88.8 29 11.2

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