• 33%

    initiate breastfeeding in the first hour of birth

  • 56%

    breastfeed or plan to breastfeed their child for over 9 months

  • 53%

    working mothers use Breast pumps

  • 47%

    seek breastfeeding guidance from health professionals

  • 42%

    working mothers
    quit job after child birth

  • 44%

    mothers return to work
    within 6 month

  • 48%

    more mothers returned to work quicker with the use of Breast pumps

Most Common Breastfeeding Challenges

Chennai is ahead
of other metro cities in breastfeeding initiation rate.