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Table 1 Characteristics of Bolivian mothers interviewed about "attitudes towards breastfeeding"

From: Breastfeeding in Bolivia – information and attitudes

  % % %
Social class Lower Middle Upper
(n = 457/394) 32.8/33.0 58.4/59.1 8.8/7.9
Civil status Married Cohabiting Single
(n = 490/413) 57.8/57.6 32.9/32.2 9.4/10.2
Religion Catholics Non-Catholics  
(n = 499/420) 77.0/76.2 23.0/23.8  
Education ≤ 5 years >5 years  
(n = 500/419) 35.8/35.3 64.2/64.7  
Place of residence Urban Rural  
(n = 498/417) 95.0/95.7 5.0/4.3  
Living with Yes No  
Infant's father (n = 492/414) 85.4/85.3 14.6/14.7  
Literacy Literate Illiterate  
(n = 493/412) 94.9/94.9 5.1/5.1  
Gainful employment Yes No  
(n = 498/417) 29.1/28.3 70.9/71.7  
Ethnicity Native Latin  
(n = 455/393) 58.0/58.3 42.0/41.7