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Infants* Who Are Breastfed, by Maternal Age and Duration, 2006

Infants* Who Are Breastfed, by Maternal Age and Duration, 2006
Age Percent of Infants
Ever Breastfed** Any at 6 Months Any at 12 Months

*Includes only infants born in 2006; data are provisional.

**Reported that child was ever breastfed or fed human breastmilk.

Source II.21: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Immunization Survey

Under 20 Years 55.6 24.0 7.8
20-29 Years 69.2 34.1 17.3
30 Years and Older 78.0 50.4 27.0

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