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Table 2 Respondent characteristics (n = 407)

From: Breastfeeding in the workplace: Other employees' attitudes towards services for lactating mothers

  n (%)
Gender  
   Female 293 (72.2)
   Male 113 (27.8)
Age  
   21–30 years 46 (11.3)
   31–40 years 152 (37.3)
   41–50 years 149 (36.6)
   Over 50 years 60 (14.7)
Length of employment at the company  
   Less than 1 year 24 (5.9)
   1–6 years 167 (41.0)
   7–15 years 143 (35.1)
   More than 15 years 73 (17.9)
Breastfeeding experience  
   Respondent had breastfed an infant (% of female respondents) 202 (68.9)
   Spouse/partner had breastfed an infant 79 (19.0)
   Respondent and/or spouse/partner had breastfed an infant while one was employed at the company 165 (40.5)
   Had a co-worker who had breastfed and/or expressed milk during the work day 311 (76.4)