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Table 2 Background data for women interviewed about attitudes towards breastfeeding

From: Breastfeeding in Bolivia – information and attitudes

Infants<4 months, exclusively breastfed (%) 47.3
Infants = 6 months, exclusively breastfed (%) 17.2
Breastfeeding initiation rate (%) 98.2
Duration, any breastfeeding* (months) (Mean ± SD) 17.1 ± 8.6
Colostrum given (%) 94.3
Prelacteal food given (%) 16.9
  1. * Previous infant