May 28th 2015

Milk Nursingwear

Breastfeeding Report Card for 2014

bfm 3Organizations such as the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Centers for Disease Control, and the World Health Organization all tout the many benefits of breastfeeding. Across our great country, breastfeeding acceptance and participation varies greatly.

Interested in seeing where your state ranks among others? Check out these 2014 Breastfeeding Report Card statistics released by the CDC .

Percentage of Moms still breastfeeding at 12 months - Top 10 states:

[table]RANK,STATE,PERCENT

1,Vermont,45.3%

2,Alaska,42.5%

3,Utah,40.7%

4,Oregon,40.2%

5,California,38.4%

6,Hawaii,36.5%

7,Washington,35.3%

8,Minnesota,34.6%

9,New Hampshire,32.9%

10,New York,31.3%[/table]

Click here for the complete list of states and their rankings.

We at Milk Nursingwearhope our stylish nursing tops and nursing dresses enable you to breastfeed your children more easily and help you enjoy being out in the world with your nurslings.