Breastfeeding practices by age group (Percentage)

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Breastfeeding practices by age group
(Percentage)
  2011 2012 2013 2014
  %
Breastfeeding initiation      
15 years and older 88.4 90.3 .. ..
15 to 19 years 55.5E 87.7 .. ..
20 to 34 years 87.0 90.3 .. ..
35 to 44 years 91.6 90.3 .. ..
45 to 55 years 91.8 91.6 .. ..
Exclusive breastfeeding      
15 years and older 27.8 24.2 .. ..
15 to 19 years F F .. ..
20 to 34 years 25.0 20.8 .. ..
35 to 44 years 33.1 30.6 .. ..
45 to 55 years F F .. ..

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