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Table 2 Trends in exclusive breastfeeding before and after implementation of the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative

From: Exploring the impact of the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative on trends in exclusive breastfeeding

Estimated annual change in the percent of children under two months of age exclusively breastfed (in percentage points)
  Parameter estimate p-value for trend
Pre-BFHI 0.88 0.14
Post-BFHI 1.54 < 0.01*
Estimated annual change in the percent of children under six months of age exclusively breastfed (in percentage points)
Pre-BFHI 0.20 0.67
Post-BFHI 1.11 < 0.01*
  1. *Statistically significant at the p < 0.01 level
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