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Table 3 'Any breastfeeding' and 'exclusive breastfeeding' rates from 1–6 months in city, suburban and rural Zhejiang Province, PR China

From: A cohort study of infant feeding practices in city, suburban and rural areas in Zhejiang Province, PR China

Location Age months 'Any breastfeeding' 'Exclusive breastfeeding'
   n % 95%CI n % 95%CI
City 1~ 590 91.7 89.4,93.9 166 24.4 21.0,27.7
  2~ 380 88.6 85.8,91.3 119 18.8 15.6,22.0
  3~ 367 84.0 80.7,87.2 92 13.7 10.8,16.6
  4~ 347 76.2 72.3,80.1 67 5.5 3.5,7.5
  5~ 315 69.7 65.4,74.0 27 1.8 0.7,3.0
  6~ 288 62.8 57.7,67.9 9 0.2 NA
Suburb 1~ 325 90.4 87.3,93.5 174 47.0 41.7,52.3
  2~ 311 88.4 85.0,91.8 161 45.8 40.6,51.1
  3~ 304 86.6 83.0,90.2 157 41.7 36.5,46.9
  4~ 290 84.5 80.7,88.3 140 16.1 12.2,20.0
  5~ 283 82.7 78.7,86.7 54 4.5 2.3,6.7
  6~ 277 76.9 71.8,82.0 15 0.5 NA
Rural 1~ 499 93.5 91.4,95.6 201 42.7 38.1,47.3
  2~ 486 90.6 88.1,93.1 189 39.8 35.2,44.3
  3~ 471 89.0 86.4,91.7 176 33.1 28.8,37.5
  4~ 456 86.9 84.0,89.8 143 18.3 14.7,21.9
  5~ 445 85.1 82.1,88.2 79 8.1 5.5,10.7
  6~ 436 83.6 80.2,87.0 35 7.2 4.7,9.8