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Table 1 Operationalisations of parental leave

From: Longer shared parental leave is associated with longer duration of breastfeeding: a cross-sectional study among Swedish mothers and their partners

 Used weeks of parental leave during the first 12 months after birthUsed and planned weeks of parental leave during the first 24 months after birth
Mother’s parental leaveMPL12MPL24
Partner’s parental leavePPL12PPL24
Total parental leaveTPL12TPL24