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Topic: Discussion about breastfeeding by race/ethnicity
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Discussion about breastfeeding by race/ethnicity: Montana, 2018

Note: Vertical lines in graph represent 95% confidence intervals. Certain categories are not shown due to small numbers or missing data.
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• In Montana in 2018, 89.6% of Hispanic mothers who received prenatal care reported a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker talked with them about breastfeeding their baby, compared to 90.0% of white mothers, and 100.0% of mothers of black. 

Footnotes

  • 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.
  • White and Black race categories do not include Hispanic ethnicity.
  • 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

Source

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System.
  • Retrieved September 25, 2021, from www.marchofdimes.org/peristats.