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Table 2 Summary statistics

From: Violent conflict and breastfeeding: the case of Iraq

  Entire sample Under 6 months 6 months- 2 years
Variable N Mean N Mean N Mean
Conflict
 Average casualty rate 15,142 0.20 4497 0.21 10,318 0.20
 Pre-birth casualty rate 14,815 0.17 4497 0.19 10,318 0.17
Breastfeeding
 Child ever breastfed 15,134 0.93 4496 0.95 10,316 0.93
 Breastfed within one hour 13,971 0.44 4236 0.42 9579 0.45
 Exclusive breastfeeding 13,834 0.07 4244 0.21 9590 0.01
 Current breastfeeding 13,834 0.68 4244 0.89 9590 0.58
 Milk or infant formula 14,815 0.51 4497 0.42 10,318 0.55
Health
 Low birthweight below 2.5 kg 15,142 0.06 4497 0.05 10,318 0.06
 ANC with skilled personnel 15,142 0.76 4497 0.76 10,318 0.77
 Childbirth with skilled personnel 15,142 0.88 4497 0.87 10,318 0.88
 Birth by caesarean section 15,134 0.21 4497 0.21 10,315 0.21
 Contraception 15,142 0.52 4497 0.46 10,318 0.55
Individual/household
 Male child 15,142 0.52 4497 0.51 10,318 0.52
 Children ever born 15,142 3.27 4497 3.17 10,318 3.31
 Dead children 15,142 0.15 4497 0.12 10,318 0.13
 Primaparous mother 15,142 0.30 4497 0.33 10,318 0.29
 Child marriage 15,142 0.35 4497 0.35 10,318 0.35
 Husband-wife age difference 14,692 4.93 4372 4.94 10,023 4.92
 Age of mother 15,142 27.80 4497 26.88 10,318 28.17
 Primary education of mother 15,142 0.50 4497 0.50 10,318 0.50
 Secondary education of mother 15,142 0.25 4497 0.23 10,318 0.26
 Mother works 15,142 0.09 4497 0.08 10,318 0.09
 Female household head 15,142 0.94 4497 0.94 10,318 0.95
Regional
 Urban 15,142 0.58 4497 0.57 10,318 0.58
 Kurd 15,142 0.22 4497 0.21 10,318 0.22
 Sunni 15,142 0.31 4497 0.33 10,318 0.30
 Year is 2011 15,142 0.86 4497 0.84 10,318 0.87