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Table 3 Timely/early initiation and delayed initiation of breastfeeding

From: Determinants of the early initiation of breastfeeding in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

  Timely initiation Delayed initiation p - value
n % n %
Central (Riyadh) 192 38.4 308 61.6 90.44 (<  0.001)
Northern (Hail) 79 26.3 221 73.7
Eastern (Damam) 148 49.3 152 50.7
Western (Jeddah) 135 45 165 55
Southern (Jazan) 188 62.7 112 37.3
KSA 742 43.6 958 56.4