|Mother’s knowledge and attitude on breastfeeding in Jimma Arjo Woreda, 2009|
|Knowledge and attitude||Frequency||Percent|
|Have information of EBF to 5-6 months||123||32.8|
|Know the Importance Colostrum||7||1.93|
|Believe breastfeeding takes time||1||0.3|
|Believe formula feeding is cheap||10||2.63|
|Feel breastfeeding is painful||11||2.87|
|Believe small breast cannot produce enough milk||12||3.2|
|Believe colostrum is bad||41||10.93|
|Believe colostrum causes illness||21||5.6|
* Percentages do not add up to 100 as there was more than one response.
* EBF = Exclusive Breastfeeding.
Tamiru et al.
Tamiru et al. BMC Public Health 2012 12:363 doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-363