NUTRITION
Global Breastfeeding week 2017 https://www.unicef.org/nutrition/index_24824.html
4 questions polled on this topic
10% response rate
2,916 responded out of 30,382 polled
Aug 2. 2017
When should a mother start breastfeeding?
Aug 2. 2017
Does a baby need water during the first six months of life?
Aug 2. 2017
Can breastfeeding prevent stunting?
Aug 2. 2017
What types of health problems can bottle-feeding cause in babies?

POLL RESULTS

AUG 2. 2017
When should a mother start breastfeeding?
2,916 responded out of 30,382 polled
Female
5%
24 hours after birth
 
24 hours after birth
48%
Within 1 hour of birth
 
Within 1 hour of birth
3%
3 days after birth
 
3 days after birth
44%
Within 24 hours of birth
 
Within 24 hours of birth

Male
8%
24 hours after birth
 
24 hours after birth
47%
Within 1 hour of birth
 
Within 1 hour of birth
6%
3 days after birth
 
3 days after birth
39%
Within 24 hours of birth
 
Within 24 hours of birth
0-14
0%
24 hours after birth
 
24 hours after birth
70%
within 1 hour of birth
 
within 1 hour of birth
0%
3 days after birth
 
3 days after birth
30%
within 24 hours of birth
 
within 24 hours of birth

15-19
9%
24 hours after birth
 
24 hours after birth
42%
within 1 hour of birth
 
within 1 hour of birth
9%
3 days after birth
 
3 days after birth
40%
within 24 hours of birth
 
within 24 hours of birth

20-24
8%
24 hours after birth
 
24 hours after birth
44%
within 1 hour of birth
 
within 1 hour of birth
6%
3 days after birth
 
3 days after birth
42%
within 24 hours of birth
 
within 24 hours of birth

25-30
6%
24 hours after birth
 
24 hours after birth
52%
within 1 hour of birth
 
within 1 hour of birth
5%
3 days after birth
 
3 days after birth
38%
within 24 hours of birth
 
within 24 hours of birth

31-34
5%
24 hours after birth
 
24 hours after birth
57%
within 1 hour of birth
 
within 1 hour of birth
3%
3 days after birth
 
3 days after birth
35%
within 24 hours of birth
 
within 24 hours of birth

35+
1%
24 hours after birth
 
24 hours after birth
59%
within 1 hour of birth
 
within 1 hour of birth
4%
3 days after birth
 
3 days after birth
36%
within 24 hours of birth
 
within 24 hours of birth
7%
24 hours after birth
 
24 hours after birth
47%
Within 1 hour of birth
 
Within 1 hour of birth
5%
3 days after birth
 
3 days after birth
41%
Within 24 hours of birth
 
Within 24 hours of birth
AUG 2. 2017
Does a baby need water during the first six months of life?
2,338 responded out of 3,177 polled
Female
62%
No
 
No
38%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
56%
No
 
No
44%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
73%
no
 
no
27%
yes
 
yes

15-19
55%
no
 
no
45%
yes
 
yes

20-24
57%
no
 
no
43%
yes
 
yes

25-30
60%
no
 
no
40%
yes
 
yes

31-34
63%
no
 
no
37%
yes
 
yes

35+
66%
no
 
no
34%
yes
 
yes
58%
No
 
No
42%
Yes
 
Yes
AUG 2. 2017
Can breastfeeding prevent stunting?
1,964 responded out of 2,423 polled
Female
24%
No
 
No
76%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
26%
No
 
No
74%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
50%
no
 
no
50%
yes
 
yes

15-19
33%
no
 
no
67%
yes
 
yes

20-24
24%
no
 
no
76%
yes
 
yes

25-30
25%
no
 
no
75%
yes
 
yes

31-34
26%
no
 
no
74%
yes
 
yes

35+
21%
no
 
no
79%
yes
 
yes
26%
No
 
No
74%
Yes
 
Yes
AUG 2. 2017
What types of health problems can bottle-feeding cause in babies?
1,653 responded out of 1,999 polled
Female
52%
All of the above
 
All of the above
3%
High risk of overweight
 
High risk of overweight
1%
Higher risk of diabetes and blood pr
 
Higher risk of diabetes and blood pr
7%
Risk of lower intelligence
 
Risk of lower intelligence
38%
Higher risk of diarrhea and chest in
 
Higher risk of diarrhea and chest in

Male
48%
All of the above
 
All of the above
3%
High risk of overweight
 
High risk of overweight
3%
Higher risk of diabetes and blood pr
 
Higher risk of diabetes and blood pr
10%
Risk of lower intelligence
 
Risk of lower intelligence
36%
Higher risk of diarrhea and chest in
 
Higher risk of diarrhea and chest in
0-14
14%
all of the above
 
all of the above
14%
high risk of overweight
 
high risk of overweight
0%
higher risk of diabetes and blood pr
 
higher risk of diabetes and blood pr
14%
risk of lower intelligence
 
risk of lower intelligence
57%
higher risk of diarrhea and chest in
 
higher risk of diarrhea and chest in

15-19
39%
all of the above
 
all of the above
6%
high risk of overweight
 
high risk of overweight
3%
higher risk of diabetes and blood pr
 
higher risk of diabetes and blood pr
14%
risk of lower intelligence
 
risk of lower intelligence
38%
higher risk of diarrhea and chest in
 
higher risk of diarrhea and chest in

20-24
55%
all of the above
 
all of the above
2%
high risk of overweight
 
high risk of overweight
2%
higher risk of diabetes and blood pr
 
higher risk of diabetes and blood pr
8%
risk of lower intelligence
 
risk of lower intelligence
34%
higher risk of diarrhea and chest in
 
higher risk of diarrhea and chest in

25-30
52%
all of the above
 
all of the above
2%
high risk of overweight
 
high risk of overweight
2%
higher risk of diabetes and blood pr
 
higher risk of diabetes and blood pr
8%
risk of lower intelligence
 
risk of lower intelligence
37%
higher risk of diarrhea and chest in
 
higher risk of diarrhea and chest in

31-34
45%
all of the above
 
all of the above
3%
high risk of overweight
 
high risk of overweight
5%
higher risk of diabetes and blood pr
 
higher risk of diabetes and blood pr
5%
risk of lower intelligence
 
risk of lower intelligence
42%
higher risk of diarrhea and chest in
 
higher risk of diarrhea and chest in

35+
39%
all of the above
 
all of the above
0%
high risk of overweight
 
high risk of overweight
3%
higher risk of diabetes and blood pr
 
higher risk of diabetes and blood pr
6%
risk of lower intelligence
 
risk of lower intelligence
52%
higher risk of diarrhea and chest in
 
higher risk of diarrhea and chest in
50%
All of the above
 
All of the above
3%
High risk of overweight
 
High risk of overweight
2%
Higher risk of diabetes and blood pr
 
Higher risk of diabetes and blood pr
9%
Risk of lower intelligence
 
Risk of lower intelligence
36%
Higher risk of diarrhea and chest in
 
Higher risk of diarrhea and chest in

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