To monitor the trend of breastfeeding and the effectiveness of its promotion, BFHIHKA conducts an annual survey on the breastfeeding rate in Hong Kong, maternity units’ fulfillment of the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding and healthcare workers’ observation of the compliance to the International Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes in their hospitals. The results are released in the World Breastfeeding Week.
(Please click here to download the full version of the Annual Survey Report 2023.)
Here is the preview of the Annual Survey Report:
Since 1992, we conduct survey on local hospitals’ practices of the “Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding” every year. The result of the latest survey (2023) based on the self-appraisal by 19 local hospitals with maternity units:
(Please click here for the previous reports of the annual survey.)