Table 9D
2011 Pediatric Nutrition Surveillance(1)
National
Breastfeeding, TV Viewing, and Smoking in Household by Race/Ethnicity or Age(2)
Children Aged Less Than 5 years (3)

Breastfeeding, TV Viewing, and Smoking in Household by Race/Ethnicity or Age (4)
Breastfeeding (5)
Race/Ethnicity

Number Included
in Analysis

%
Ever
Breastfed

Number Included
in Analysis

%
Breastfed
At Least
6 Months

Number Included
in Analysis

%
Breastfed
At Least
12 Months

White, Not Hispanic 571,192 63.7 308,505

21.5

328,692

13.3

Black, Not Hispanic 364,507 54.1 182,038

18.8

207,134

11.4

Hispanic 503,545 77.9 267,515

36.0

334,465

26.8

American Indian/Alaska Native 14,598 68.9 7,644

27.6

9,478

16.8

Asian/Pacific Islander 43,084 71.5 20,517

34.4

25,957

21.7

Multiple Races 53,239 63.2 30,520

19.0

31,834

11.3

All Other 4,092 64.0 1,388

24.9

1,800

14.7

Total 1,554,257 66.3 818,127

26.0

939,360

17.9

Less Than or Equal to 2 Hours of
TV or Video
Viewing per Day (6)
Race/Ethnicity

Number Included
in Analysis

%

White, Not Hispanic 486,006 85.3
Black, Not Hispanic 242,568 71.8
Hispanic 396,883 78.1
American Indian/Alaska Native 14,148 76.2
Asian/Pacific Islander 49,127 80.6
Multiple Races 45,046 81.2
All Other 2,580 74.8
Total 1,236,358 79.9

Smoking in
Household
Race/Ethnicity

Number Included
in Analysis

%

White, Not Hispanic 1,359,300 13.9
Black, Not Hispanic 682,838 8.6
Hispanic 1,623,898 3.3
American Indian/Alaska Native 52,604 8.2
Asian/Pacific Islander 148,509 4.1
Multiple Races 116,417 13.9
All Other 213,400 2.8
Total 4,196,966 7.9

Breastfeeding (5)
Age

Number Included
in Analysis

%
Ever
Breastfed

Number Included
in Analysis

%
Breastfed
At Least
6 Months

Number Included
in Analysis

%
Breastfed
At Least
12 Months

0 - 11 Months 0 * 0 * 0 *
12 - 23 Months 0 * 0 * 0 *
24 - 35 Months 0 * 0 * 0 *
36 - 47 Months 0 * 0 * 0 *
48 - 59 Months 0 * 0 * 0 *
Total 1,554,257 66.3 818,127

26.0

939,360

17.9

Less Than or Equal to 2 Hours of
TV or Video
Viewing per Day (6)
Age

Number Included
in Analysis

%

0 - 11 Months 0 *
12 - 23 Months 0 *
24 - 35 Months 490,366 83.3
36 - 47 Months 388,802 78.6
48 - 59 Months 357,190 76.6
Total 1,236,358 79.9

Smoking in
Household
Age

Number Included
in Analysis

%

0 - 11 Months 1,478,213 7.4
12 - 23 Months 908,855 8.0
24 - 35 Months 646,789 8.5
36 - 47 Months 593,594 8.5
48 - 59 Months 569,515 8.2
Total 4,196,966 7.9
(1) Reporting period is January 1 through December 31.
(2) TV Viewing and Smoking in Household data are not reported by all contributers.
(3) Analyses based on one record per child.
(4) Excludes records with unknown data or errors.
(5) Infants born during the reporting period included in the Ever Breastfed analysis. Infants who turned 6 months of age during the reporting period by/on their date of visit included in the Breastfed At Least 6 Months analysis. Children who turned 12 months of age during the reporting period by/on their date of visit included in the Breastfed At Least 12 Months analysis.
(6) Children aged 2 years and older included in the analysis.
* Percentages are not calculated if < 100 records are available for analysis after exclusions.