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Table 1 Data sources included in analysis

From: Can breastfeeding promote child health equity? A comprehensive analysis of breastfeeding patterns across the developing world and what we can learn from them

Survey type Breastfeeding initiation Exclusive/predominant/partial breastfeeding Continued breastfeeding
DHS 138 192 197
MICS 4 78 78
PAPFAM 6 6 6
RHS 1 23 26
Country-specific 12 34 56
Total 161 333 363
  1. DHS, Demographic and Health Surveys; MICS, Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey; PAPFAM, Pan-Arab Project for Family Health; RHS, Reproductive Health Survey.