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Table 1 Breastfeeding initiation and household food security prevalence nationally and among states included in this study

From: The role of prenatal food insecurity on breastfeeding behaviors: findings from the United States pregnancy risk assessment monitoring system

StateBreastfeeding Initiation Rate, 2013 (7)Household Food Security Prevalence, Average 2011–2013 (21)
U.S. National81.1%85.4%
Colorado88.6%86.1%
Maine86.6%84.9%
New Mexico85.5%86.8%
Oregon92.5%84.8%
Pennsylvania73.3%88.1%
Vermont84.5%86.8%