Table 1.

Sample Size by Age of Child and Feeding Category in the Preceding Month

Feeding Category (% Breast Milk)Month*
2 (%)3 (%)4 (%)5 (%)6 (%)Sum of infant-mo (%)
Breast milk only (100)4683963543342991851
(28.9)(26.6)(24.3)(23.7)(21.2)(25.1)
High mixed (89–99)150114955859476
(9.3)(7.7)(6.5)(4.1)(4.2)(6.4)
Middle mixed (58–88)1611301098980569
(10.0)(8.7)(7.5)(6.3)(5.7)(7.7)
Low mixed (1–57)116116919081494
(7.2)(7.8)(6.2)(6.4)(5.7)(6.7)
Formula only (0)7227338098408913995
(44.7)(49.2)(55.5)(59.5)(63.2)(54.1)
Total161714891458141114107385
  • * Due to the lagged nature of the analysis, feeding category was not defined for month 7.