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Table 3 Incidence of mastitis by number of women breastfeeding-weeks

From: A descriptive study of mastitis in Australian breastfeeding women: incidence and determinants

  Number of episodes of mastitis Number of women breastfeeding-weeks Number episodes/number women bf-weeks *1000
0–4 weeks 194 5550 35.0
5–8 weeks 65 3917 16.6
9–12 weeks 44 3556 12.4
13–16 weeks 31 3281 9.4
17–20 weeks 24 3021 7.9
21–26 weeks 7 4183 1.7
Total 365 23508