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Table 1 Initiation of breastfeeding by site and child sex

From: Breastfeeding practices in urban and rural Vietnam

  Urban boys Urban girls Rural boys Rural girls
Total number of children 633 512 823 665
Number of children with breastfeeding initiated during first hour 254 (40%) 251 (49%) 291 (35%) 270 (40%)
Number of children with breastfeeding initiated during first 24 hours 272 (43%) 351 (68.5%) 414 (50.3%) 328 (49.3%)