New mothers breastfeeding by Race and Ethnicity in Indiana

Change Indicator

New mothers breastfeeding by Race and Ethnicity

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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Definitions: The percentage of births to mothers who reported breastfeeding at the time of hospital discharge by race and ethnicity.

Data Source: Indiana State Department of Health, Epidemiology Resource Center, Data Analysis Team.

Original natality reports available at

Footnotes: Data is for Calendar Year.
L.N.E. signifies a low number event. When the number of new mothers breastfeeding in a given county and year is fewer than 5, the data is suppressed to protect the confidentiality of individuals.