Table 3: Attitude of study participant mothers towards exclusive breast feeding (EBF) in Dabat Health Center, Northwest Ethiopia. .


Giving BM for a newborn immediately within an hour is important
 Strongly agree4812.5
 Strongly disagree9224

Discarding the first milk or colostrum is important
 Strongly agree5514.3
 Strongly disagree10928.4

Only BM may not be sufficient for 3 months’ child
 Strongly agree5614.6
 Strongly disagree9123.7

Starting complementary foods before 6 months is important
 Strongly agree4612
 Strongly disagree10828.1

Attitudinal score