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Location: Montana
Topic: Discussion about breastfeeding by maternal age
Format: PRAMS Graph
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Discussion about breastfeeding by maternal age: Montana, 2018

Note: Vertical lines in graph represent 95% confidence intervals.
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• In Montana in 2018, 96.6% of mothers under age 20 who received prenatal care reported a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker talked with them about breastfeeding their baby, compared to 91.9% of mothers ages 20-29, 88.7% of mothers ages 30-39, and 93.0% of mothers ages 40 and older. 


  • Discussion about breastfeeding: mother reported a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker talked to her during any of her prenatal care visits about breastfeeding her baby. Only reported for mothers who received prenatal care.
  • For more information about the availability of PRAMS data by state and year, refer to the Calculations page.
  • Data prior to 2016 references if a provider talked with the mother about breastfeeding. Data in 2016 and after, references if a provide asked the mother if she planned to breastfed


  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System.
  • Retrieved September 25, 2021, from