NUTRITION
Breastmilk Only No Water Campaign 2019
6 questions polled on this topic
6% response rate
8,599 responded out of 155,252 polled
Jul 25. 2019
Are you a parent?
Jul 25. 2019
Is breastfeeding enough for babies in the first 6 months?
Jul 25. 2019
Should babies be given other foods in the first 6 months?
Jul 25. 2019
Does a baby need water in the first 6 months?
Jul 25. 2019
Babies should NOT be given water in the first 6 months because:
Jul 25. 2019
How long should a baby be exclusively breastfed?

POLL RESULTS

JUL 25. 2019
Are you a parent?
8,599 responded out of 155,252 polled
Female
68%
Yes
 
Yes
32%
No
 
No

Male
70%
Yes
 
Yes
30%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
22%
Yes
 
Yes
78%
No
 
No

20-24
43%
Yes
 
Yes
57%
No
 
No

25-30
72%
Yes
 
Yes
28%
No
 
No

31-34
89%
Yes
 
Yes
11%
No
 
No

35+
92%
Yes
 
Yes
8%
No
 
No
70%
Yes
 
Yes
30%
No
 
No
JUL 25. 2019
Is breastfeeding enough for babies in the first 6 months?
7,389 responded out of 8,599 polled
Female
85%
Yes
 
Yes
15%
No
 
No

Male
86%
Yes
 
Yes
14%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
78%
Yes
 
Yes
22%
No
 
No

20-24
79%
Yes
 
Yes
21%
No
 
No

25-30
85%
Yes
 
Yes
15%
No
 
No

31-34
89%
Yes
 
Yes
11%
No
 
No

35+
91%
Yes
 
Yes
9%
No
 
No
86%
Yes
 
Yes
14%
No
 
No
JUL 25. 2019
Should babies be given other foods in the first 6 months?
6,859 responded out of 7,389 polled
Female
48%
Yes
 
Yes
52%
No
 
No

Male
46%
Yes
 
Yes
54%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
57%
Yes
 
Yes
43%
No
 
No

20-24
52%
Yes
 
Yes
48%
No
 
No

25-30
48%
Yes
 
Yes
52%
No
 
No

31-34
41%
Yes
 
Yes
59%
No
 
No

35+
43%
Yes
 
Yes
57%
No
 
No
46%
Yes
 
Yes
54%
No
 
No
JUL 25. 2019
Does a baby need water in the first 6 months?
5,438 responded out of 5,750 polled
Female
52%
Yes
 
Yes
48%
No
 
No

Male
57%
Yes
 
Yes
43%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
70%
Yes
 
Yes
30%
No
 
No

20-24
64%
Yes
 
Yes
36%
No
 
No

25-30
56%
Yes
 
Yes
44%
No
 
No

31-34
49%
Yes
 
Yes
51%
No
 
No

35+
45%
Yes
 
Yes
55%
No
 
No
56%
Yes
 
Yes
44%
No
 
No
JUL 25. 2019
Babies should NOT be given water in the first 6 months because:
2,206 responded out of 2,407 polled
Female
19%
Baby can get diarrhea infection
 
Baby can get diarrhea infection
7%
Water contributes to malnutrition
 
Water contributes to malnutrition
3%
Water doesn’t contain nourishment
 
Water doesn’t contain nourishment
52%
Breastmilk contains enough water
 
Breastmilk contains enough water
20%
All of the above
 
All of the above

Male
24%
Baby can get diarrhea infection
 
Baby can get diarrhea infection
6%
Water contributes to malnutrition
 
Water contributes to malnutrition
3%
Water doesn’t contain nourishment
 
Water doesn’t contain nourishment
51%
Breastmilk contains enough water
 
Breastmilk contains enough water
17%
All of the above
 
All of the above
0-14
0%
Baby can get diarrhea infection
 
Baby can get diarrhea infection
0%
Water contributes to malnutrition
 
Water contributes to malnutrition
0%
Water doesn’t contain nourishment
 
Water doesn’t contain nourishment
0%
Breastmilk contains enough water
 
Breastmilk contains enough water
0%
All of the above
 
All of the above

15-19
27%
Baby can get diarrhea infection
 
Baby can get diarrhea infection
7%
Water contributes to malnutrition
 
Water contributes to malnutrition
7%
Water doesn’t contain nourishment
 
Water doesn’t contain nourishment
53%
Breastmilk contains enough water
 
Breastmilk contains enough water
7%
All of the above
 
All of the above

20-24
29%
Baby can get diarrhea infection
 
Baby can get diarrhea infection
6%
Water contributes to malnutrition
 
Water contributes to malnutrition
4%
Water doesn’t contain nourishment
 
Water doesn’t contain nourishment
47%
Breastmilk contains enough water
 
Breastmilk contains enough water
14%
All of the above
 
All of the above

25-30
24%
Baby can get diarrhea infection
 
Baby can get diarrhea infection
5%
Water contributes to malnutrition
 
Water contributes to malnutrition
3%
Water doesn’t contain nourishment
 
Water doesn’t contain nourishment
48%
Breastmilk contains enough water
 
Breastmilk contains enough water
20%
All of the above
 
All of the above

31-34
20%
Baby can get diarrhea infection
 
Baby can get diarrhea infection
6%
Water contributes to malnutrition
 
Water contributes to malnutrition
1%
Water doesn’t contain nourishment
 
Water doesn’t contain nourishment
53%
Breastmilk contains enough water
 
Breastmilk contains enough water
20%
All of the above
 
All of the above

35+
19%
Baby can get diarrhea infection
 
Baby can get diarrhea infection
6%
Water contributes to malnutrition
 
Water contributes to malnutrition
2%
Water doesn’t contain nourishment
 
Water doesn’t contain nourishment
52%
Breastmilk contains enough water
 
Breastmilk contains enough water
20%
All of the above
 
All of the above
23%
Baby can get diarrhea infection
 
Baby can get diarrhea infection
6%
Water contributes to malnutrition
 
Water contributes to malnutrition
3%
Water doesn’t contain nourishment
 
Water doesn’t contain nourishment
51%
Breastmilk contains enough water
 
Breastmilk contains enough water
18%
All of the above
 
All of the above
JUL 25. 2019
How long should a baby be exclusively breastfed?
4,600 responded out of 4,938 polled
Female
8%
One month
 
One month
22%
No specific guidance
 
No specific guidance
6%
Four months
 
Four months
49%
Six months
 
Six months
15%
I dont know
 
I dont know

Male
9%
One month
 
One month
19%
No specific guidance
 
No specific guidance
6%
Four months
 
Four months
53%
Six months
 
Six months
14%
I dont know
 
I dont know
0-14
0%
One month
 
One month
0%
No specific guidance
 
No specific guidance
0%
Four months
 
Four months
0%
Six months
 
Six months
0%
I dont know
 
I dont know

15-19
4%
One month
 
One month
26%
No specific guidance
 
No specific guidance
4%
Four months
 
Four months
40%
Six months
 
Six months
26%
I dont know
 
I dont know

20-24
11%
One month
 
One month
20%
No specific guidance
 
No specific guidance
6%
Four months
 
Four months
47%
Six months
 
Six months
17%
I dont know
 
I dont know

25-30
8%
One month
 
One month
19%
No specific guidance
 
No specific guidance
5%
Four months
 
Four months
52%
Six months
 
Six months
16%
I dont know
 
I dont know

31-34
9%
One month
 
One month
20%
No specific guidance
 
No specific guidance
7%
Four months
 
Four months
55%
Six months
 
Six months
9%
I dont know
 
I dont know

35+
8%
One month
 
One month
19%
No specific guidance
 
No specific guidance
6%
Four months
 
Four months
56%
Six months
 
Six months
11%
I dont know
 
I dont know
9%
One month
 
One month
20%
No specific guidance
 
No specific guidance
6%
Four months
 
Four months
52%
Six months
 
Six months
14%
I dont know
 
I dont know

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