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Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Health > Nutrition > % of children who are   exclusively breastfed 6 months

DEFINITION: Health - Nutrition - % of children (1995-2002) who are:   exclusively breastfed (<6 months).

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Rwanda 84 2002
2 Uganda 65 2002
3 Burundi 62 2002
4 Cape Verde 57 2002
5 Sao Tome and Principe 56 2002
6 Ethiopia 55 2002
7 Eritrea 52 2002
8 Malawi 44 2002
9 Madagascar 41 2002
10 Zambia 40 2002
=11 Benin 38 2002
=11 Mali 38 2002
13 Guinea-Bissau 37 2002
14 Liberia 35 2002
15 Botswana 34 2002
16 Zimbabwe 33 2002
17 Ghana 31 2002
18 Mozambique 30 2002
=19 Namibia 26 2002
=19 The Gambia 26 2002
=21 Senegal 24 2002
=21 Democratic Republic of the Congo 24 2002
=21 Swaziland 24 2002
=21 Equatorial Guinea 24 2002
25 Comoros 21 2002
26 Mauritania 20 2002
27 Togo 18 2002
=28 Central African Republic 17 2002
=28 Nigeria 17 2002
=30 Mauritius 16 2002
=30 Sudan 16 2002
32 Lesotho 15 2002
33 Cameroon 12 2002
=34 Guinea 11 2002
=34 Angola 11 2002
=36 Chad 10 2002
=36 Cote d'Ivoire 10 2002
38 Somalia 9 2002
39 South Africa 7 2002
=40 Burkina Faso 6 2002
=40 Gabon 6 2002
42 Kenya 5 2002
43 Sierra Leone 4 2002
44 Niger 1 2002

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Nutrition > % of children who are   exclusively breastfed 6 months. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNICEF. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Health/Nutrition/%-of-children-who-are- -exclusively-breastfed-6-months

Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Health > Nutrition > % of children who are   exclusively breastfed 6 months

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