Table 8.

Adjusted Factors Associated With Breastfeeding Success*

OR95% CI
Maternal graduate education3.151.17, 8.5
Breastfeeding experience while in hospital1.441.13, 1.84
Maternal age1.061.00, 1.12
  • * The father's support, marital status, parity, race, insurance status, breastfeeding in the delivery room, amount of time the infant spent in the room with the mother, home nurse visit, work outside the home before the baby's birth, quality of hospital support, gestational age, birth weight, and length of stay in the hospital were not significant factors for breastfeeding success.