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Table 3 Type of infant feeding practiced by urban and rural mothers in postnatal wards

From: Breastfeeding practices on postnatal wards in urban and rural areas of the Deyang region, Sichuan province of China

  Total Urban Rural
n = 200 n = 102 n = 98
Exclusive breastfeeding, n (%) 16 (8.0) 10 (9.8) 6 (6.1)
Almost exclusive breastfeeding, n (%) 69 (34.5) 30 (29.4) 39 (39.8)
Mixed feeding, n (%) 112 (56.0) 60 (58.8) 52 (53.1)
Exclusive infant formula feeding, n (%) 3 (1.5) 2 (2.0) 1 (1.0)