CURRENT POLL IN REPRODUCTIVE & CHILD HEALTH
World Breastfeeding Week - Quiz
5 questions polled on this topic
94% response rate
3,915 responded out of 4,160 polled
Aug 1. 2019
Q.1 How long after birth are mothers advised to start breastfeeding their baby?
Aug 1. 2019
Q.2 During the first six months of life, a baby can be given water đź’§ when thirsty. True/False
Aug 1. 2019
Q.3 Which of the following statement is correct about a mother’s first milk after child birth? Select correct answer, type A or B
Aug 1. 2019
Q.4 Breastfeeding is only good for babies, not for mothers. True or False
Aug 1. 2019
Q.5 If a child below six months cries it’s an indication that mother’s milk is not sufficient. True/False

POLL RESULTS

AUG 1. 2019
Q.1 How long after birth are mothers advised to start breastfeeding their baby?
3,915 responded out of 4,160 polled
Female
72%
Within 1 hour of birth
 
Within 1 hour of birth
12%
1st Day
 
1st Day
5%
1st week
 
1st week
11%
I don’t know
 
I don’t know

Male
60%
Within 1 hour of birth
 
Within 1 hour of birth
14%
1st Day
 
1st Day
8%
1st week
 
1st week
18%
I don’t know
 
I don’t know
0-14
50%
Within 1 hour of birth
 
Within 1 hour of birth
0%
1st Day
 
1st Day
50%
1st week
 
1st week
0%
I don’t know
 
I don’t know

15-19
45%
Within 1 hour of birth
 
Within 1 hour of birth
17%
1st Day
 
1st Day
9%
1st week
 
1st week
29%
I don’t know
 
I don’t know

20-24
63%
Within 1 hour of birth
 
Within 1 hour of birth
14%
1st Day
 
1st Day
8%
1st week
 
1st week
15%
I don’t know
 
I don’t know

25-30
69%
Within 1 hour of birth
 
Within 1 hour of birth
13%
1st Day
 
1st Day
5%
1st week
 
1st week
14%
I don’t know
 
I don’t know

31-34
79%
Within 1 hour of birth
 
Within 1 hour of birth
12%
1st Day
 
1st Day
6%
1st week
 
1st week
3%
I don’t know
 
I don’t know

35+
81%
Within 1 hour of birth
 
Within 1 hour of birth
11%
1st Day
 
1st Day
6%
1st week
 
1st week
3%
I don’t know
 
I don’t know
63%
Within 1 hour of birth
 
Within 1 hour of birth
14%
1st Day
 
1st Day
7%
1st week
 
1st week
16%
I don’t know
 
I don’t know
AUG 1. 2019
Q.2 During the first six months of life, a baby can be given water đź’§ when thirsty. True/False
3,787 responded out of 3,972 polled
Female
39%
True
 
True
61%
False
 
False

Male
46%
True
 
True
54%
False
 
False
0-14
50%
True
 
True
50%
False
 
False

15-19
46%
True
 
True
54%
False
 
False

20-24
46%
True
 
True
54%
False
 
False

25-30
39%
True
 
True
61%
False
 
False

31-34
37%
True
 
True
63%
False
 
False

35+
37%
True
 
True
63%
False
 
False
45%
True
 
True
55%
False
 
False
AUG 1. 2019
Q.3 Which of the following statement is correct about a mother’s first milk after child birth? Select correct answer, type A or B
3,525 responded out of 3,826 polled
Female
17%
is dirty and should be discarded
 
is dirty and should be discarded
83%
is a superfood rich in nutrients
 
is a superfood rich in nutrients

Male
20%
is dirty and should be discarded
 
is dirty and should be discarded
80%
is a superfood rich in nutrients
 
is a superfood rich in nutrients
0-14
50%
is dirty and should be discarded
 
is dirty and should be discarded
50%
is a superfood rich in nutrients
 
is a superfood rich in nutrients

15-19
20%
is dirty and should be discarded
 
is dirty and should be discarded
80%
is a superfood rich in nutrients
 
is a superfood rich in nutrients

20-24
19%
is dirty and should be discarded
 
is dirty and should be discarded
81%
is a superfood rich in nutrients
 
is a superfood rich in nutrients

25-30
16%
is dirty and should be discarded
 
is dirty and should be discarded
84%
is a superfood rich in nutrients
 
is a superfood rich in nutrients

31-34
16%
is dirty and should be discarded
 
is dirty and should be discarded
84%
is a superfood rich in nutrients
 
is a superfood rich in nutrients

35+
12%
is dirty and should be discarded
 
is dirty and should be discarded
88%
is a superfood rich in nutrients
 
is a superfood rich in nutrients
19%
is dirty and should be discarded
 
is dirty and should be discarded
79%
is a superfood rich in nutrients
 
is a superfood rich in nutrients
AUG 1. 2019
Q.4 Breastfeeding is only good for babies, not for mothers. True or False
3,436 responded out of 3,598 polled
Female
28%
True
 
True
72%
False
 
False

Male
37%
True
 
True
63%
False
 
False
0-14
0%
True
 
True
100%
False
 
False

15-19
37%
True
 
True
63%
False
 
False

20-24
37%
True
 
True
63%
False
 
False

25-30
26%
True
 
True
74%
False
 
False

31-34
25%
True
 
True
75%
False
 
False

35+
20%
True
 
True
80%
False
 
False
36%
True
 
True
64%
False
 
False
AUG 1. 2019
Q.5 If a child below six months cries it’s an indication that mother’s milk is not sufficient. True/False
3,344 responded out of 3,486 polled
Female
44%
True
 
True
56%
False
 
False

Male
50%
True
 
True
50%
False
 
False
0-14
100%
True
 
True
0%
False
 
False

15-19
46%
True
 
True
54%
False
 
False

20-24
50%
True
 
True
50%
False
 
False

25-30
42%
True
 
True
58%
False
 
False

31-34
44%
True
 
True
56%
False
 
False

35+
43%
True
 
True
57%
False
 
False
49%
True
 
True
51%
False
 
False

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