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Table 2 Maternal and child-related factors of mothers of children 6–23 months at Gendewuha, Amhara Region, Ethiopia 2020

From: Complementary feeding practice and associated factors among internally displaced mothers of children aged 6–23 months in Amhara region, Northwest Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Variable Category Frequency(n) Percentage(%)
Place of delivery Health Institution 208 80.9
Home 49 19.1
Mode of delivery Spontaneous vaginal delivery 239 93.0
Cesarean section 18 7.0
Breastfeeding initiated ≤1 h 219 85.2
> 1 h 38 14.8
Prelactile feeding Yes 35 13.6
No 222 86.4
Harmful Culture on complementary feeding No 130 50.6
Yes 127 49.4
Counseling about feeding Yes 223 86.8
No 34 13.2