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Table 2 Infant feeding practices

From: Determinants of breastfeeding initiation among mothers in Kuwait

Feeding practices n % 95% CI
Initiated breastfeedinga 345 92.5 89.8, 95.2
Feeding method at discharge    
   Fully breastfed 111 29.8 25.2, 34.4
   (Exclusively breastfed since birth) (39) (10.5) (7.4, 13.6)
   Partially breastfed 205 55.0 50.0, 60.0
   Fully formula fed 57 15.3 11.6, 19.0
Received prelacteal feed 305 81.8 77.0, 85.0
  1. a Includes those infants who were ever breastfed on at least one occasion