TABLE 1

State Regulations for Child Care Centers Consistent With Infant Feeding Recommendations, 2008 and 2016

Infants Are Fed According to a Feeding Plan From a Parent or PhysicianBreastfeeding Is Supported by the Child Care FacilityNo Solid Food Is Given Before 6 mo of AgeInfants Are Fed on DemandInfants Are Fed by a Consistent CaregiverInfants Are Held While FeedingInfants Cannot Carry or Sleep With a BottleCaregivers Cannot Feed >1 Infant at a TimeNo Cow’s Milk Is Given to Children <12 mo of AgeNo Solid Food Is Fed in a Bottle
20082016200820162008201620082016200820162008201620082016200820162008201620082016
ALXXXXXXXX
AKXXXXXXXX
AZXXXXXXXX
ARXXXXXX
CAXXXXXXX
COXXXX
CTXXXX
DCXXXXXXX
DEXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
FLXXXX
GAXXXXXX
HIXXXXXX
IDX
ILXXXXXXXXXXX
INXXXXXX
IAXXXXXXXX
KSXXXXX
KYXXX
LAXXXXX
MEXXXX
MDXXXXX
MAXXXXXX
MIXXXXXXXXXXXXX
MNXXV
MSXXXXXXXXXXX
MOXXXXX
MTXXXXX
NEXXXXXX
NVXXXXX
NHXXXXXX
NJXXXXXXXX
NMXXXXX
NYXXXXXXX
NCXXXXXXX
NDXXXXXXXX
OHXXXXXXXX
OKXXXXXXXX
ORXXXXXXXXX
PAXX
RIXXXXXXXXXX
SCXXXXXXX
SDXXXXX
TNXXXXXXXXXXXX
TXXXXXXXXXX
UTXXXX
VTXX XXXXXXX
VAXXXXXXXXXXX
WAXXXXXXXXX
WVXXXXXXXXXX
WIXXXXXXXX
WYXXXXXXX
Total304111182218251124649193117514815
Pa.007.09.99.02.003.25.006.03.01.04
  • X, regulation present.

  • a P values are from exact McNemar’s tests to compare the number of states meeting each standard in 2008 with the number of states meeting the standards in 2016.