Figure 12.2.4: Infants exclusively fed breast milk at the hospital or midwifery practice group
Percent of live births, Middlesex-London, Ontario and Peer Group, 2013 to 2017
The percent of infants in Middlesex-London exclusively fed breast milk at the hospital or MPG was 62.7% in 2017, up from 56.7% in 2013 (Fig. 12.2.4). In 2016, the most current year for which Ontario data are available, 62.6% of infants in Ontario were exclusively fed breast milk compared to 60.0% in Middlesex-London; however, the difference was not statistically significant.