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Table 2 Women initiating breastfeeding at different points in time after birth.

From: Low adherence to exclusive breastfeeding in Eastern Uganda: A community-based cross-sectional study comparing dietary recall since birth with 24-hour recall

  n (%) n (cum. %)
Immediately 286 (39.3) 286 (39.3)
Within the first two hours 79 (10.9) 365 (50.2)
Within the first day 130 (17.9) 495 (68.1)
Within the second day 73 (10.0) 568 (78.1)
Within the third day 121 (16.6) 689 (94.7)
Not put to the breast within the three first days 27 (3.7)